Virginia Festival of the Book Blog

Q&A with Cary Holladay

Get to know the author of Brides in the Sky

2020 Festival ticket refunds

Given the extraordinary circumstances of canceling the 2020 Virginia Festival of the Book…

2019 Festival livestreams to watch

Though nothing can replace the 2020 Festival, explore the archived livestreams from 2019 programming…

2020 Pop-Up Book Clubs

Pop-Up Book Club provides avid readers and book clubs with a unique chance to engage in a deeper discussion of books that were scheduled to be featured in the 2020 Festival…

CANCELED: 2020 Festival

It is with heavy hearts that we write to let you know that we have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Virginia Festival of the Book…

Important Festival information regarding COVID-19

As part of the University of Virginia and a program of Virginia Humanities, we want you to know that the Virginia Festival of the Book is closely monitoring this public health situation…

Just Announced: Journalism and Environment Headliners

Focusing on environmental racism and the importance of journalism in democracy, these two programs are timely and feature engrossing speakers who are all experts in their fields…