Thursday Highlights


Some highlights from the second day of the Virginia Festival of the Book.


Carol Troxell Reader: Lisa Ko

As the inaugural Carol Troxell Reader, Lisa Ko (The Leavers) gives a solo reading at New Dominion Bookshop, sharing her story of a mother and son, their heartrending separation, and the choices they each make in attempts to belong, to find love, to create a family.

We’ll post more video here when it becomes available.

Audio recordings courtesy UVa Harrison Institute / Small Special Collections. We’ll post more audio here when it becomes available.