Event

Festival of the Book Event: Pangrams w/Josef Beery

Attend the 2024 Virginia Book Festival’s “Last Gasp” at Blue Whale Book Store Invent your own and print on the BookBeetle tabletop letterpress with printmaker Josef Beery and his amazing BookBlossom wood type!

Event

Virginia Festival of the Book: Pre-Festival Program – Art Speak

This workshop is presented in partnership with the Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College. In conjunction with their 112th Annual Exhibition, Back to Front: Artists’ Books by Women, Gary Dop, poet/playwright, director of Randolph’s MFA program, and English faculty, will lead a writing exercise. Virginia Center for the Book member artist Lyall Harris will give a tour of the exhibition and lead a bookmaking activity

Event

Pride & Prejudice Screening at the Alamo

Join us for a special screening of Pride and Prejudice based on Jane Austen’s quintessential romance novel. We’ll be there to share info about some of the romance authors we’re featuring at the Festival of the Book in March.

Event

American Fiction Screening at the Alamo

VA Book Fest at the Movies Join us for a special screening of American Fiction based on 2024 Virginia Festival of the Book headliner Percival Everett’s 2001 novel Erasure.

Event
Events

2023 National Book Festival

Join our Virginia Festival of the Book in the nation’s capital for the 23rd annual Library of Congress National Book Festival.

Event

Festival of the Book Event: Book Arts Open House

Stop by the Center to watch Book Arts’ members demonstrate the art and craft of bookmaking.

Event

Festival of the Book Event: The Art and Craft of Bookmaking

The Virginia Center for the Book’s Book Arts members will be in the Omni Hotel atrium, demonstrating the art and craft of bookmaking.

Event

National Book Festival

Visit our booth at the 20th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival, Sept. 25-27…

News
News

SHELF LIFE: St Brigid Press with Emily Hancock and Kristin Adolfson

A Shelf Life Zoom and Streamed PresentationThis video presentation is now available, archived at: https://www.facebook.com/VirginiaCenterForTheBook/videos/297255401699373/ In this interview by Kristin Adolfson, Emily Hancock of St Brigid Press takes us on a tour of her letterpress print shop, …

Sponsors  |  Community Partners

 Health  Health  Health
CLOSE