Stories of Displacement: Fiction, Far from Home

A couple of days ago, I should have been seated before a large crowd of book lovers at the James Madison Regional Library in…

Virginia Festival of the Book Virtual Panel: Writing the Anthropocene

The Virginia Festival of the Book is an annual event that takes place in and around Charlottesville, VA. The 2020 edition was to have…

Virginia Festival of the Book 2016

One of the many excellent things about living in this area is the Virginia Festival of the Book, held every March in Charlottesville. I…

Wrap-up: 2013 Virginia Festival of the Book

The 19th Virginia Festival of the Book is now history, and it was a good one. I was there for part of every day…

>Virginia Festival of the Book: "Behind Closed Doors"

> Today is the first day of this year’s Virginia Festival of the Book in Charlottesville. I was only able to get to one…

>Virginia Festival of the Book

> One of the highlights of the year in this area–the literary year at any rate–is the Virginia Festival of the Book. And I…

>Virginia Festival of the Book–Friday and Saturday

> The Virginia Festival of the Book continued on Friday, and all of the programs I went to were great. First, I headed over…

>Virginia Festival of the Book

> I missed opening day of the Virginia Festival of the Book, but I did get over there yesterday for a couple of programs….

>Virginia Festival of the Book

> It’s less than 3 weeks until the 2011 edition of the Virginia Festival of the Book kicks off. It’s another packed festival. Using…

>Virginia Festival of the Book: Saturday

>Another long day at the Book Festival. This time I did make it for a 10am program: “Book Promotion for the 21st Century” moderated…