A Reception for Julian Young, professor of humanities at Wake Forest University is 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26 at the Smith-McCullers House, 1519 Stark Ave. Young will also give a talk titled “Why Plato banned the poets from the ideal state” at the Center for Commerce and Technology (CCT building) on the Columbus State University campus at 1 p.m. (as a special guest lecturer of CSU's Philosophy Department).
Carmen Skaggs will discuss some of her favorite writing, and Candice Lawrence will read her recently published story, "Glimmer" at 7 p.m. Wed., Oct. 24, at the Smith-McCullers House. This program is part of the Columbus State University Faculty/Student Reading Series.
The events are free. For more information, call The McCullers Center at 706-565-4021.