Georgia Writers Museum

  Every story starts somewhere...

The Georgia Writers Hall of Fame recognizes Georgia writers, past and present, whose work reflects the character of the state — its land and people. 

Every fall since 2002, University of Georgia Libraries l Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library has hosted The Georgia Writers Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony to name new inductees into this distinguished collection of writers.   

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The Georgia Writers Hall of Fame Book Club meets quarterly at 109 S. Jefferson Street in Eatonton, Georgia, and features a book written by one of the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame writers.  Jack Shinneman, the founder of the museum leads the discussion.  

The next meeting date and book will be announced shortly. 

Please call 709-991-5119 during business hours or contact us by email ( if you are interested 

in joining this group.   All avid readers are welcome!!

Business Hours:

Thursday & Friday   11 AM - 5 PM

Saturday  10 AM - 3 PM