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We can’t wait to tell you who our speakers will be for the 2020 Virginia Festival of the Book! Though we have traditionally announced Festival headliners in September, we are shifting gears. Here’s what to expect in the coming months:

Festival Speakers Announcement & Tickets on Sale—Tickets go on sale at NOON on November 15, 2019

Festival Schedule Release—January 15, 2020

2020 Virginia Festival of the Book—March 18-22, 2020

Read & Lead Lunch—March 18, 2020

Literary Luncheon—March 19, 2020

Crime Wave Brunch—March 21, 2020

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Pictured: Backstage with Jarrett Krosoczka during a multi-school assembly in the 2019 Festival (Pat Jarrett/Virginia Humanities)