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Editing and Publishing: Tips and Information You Can Use Right Now

Join editor and author Kris Spisak (The Novel Editing Workbook: 105 Tricks & Tips For Revising Your Fiction Manuscript) and publisher Anne Trubek (So You Want to Publish a Book?) …

March 13, 2021 | 2PM – 2:45PM
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UVA Creative Writing Alumni Reading

Join Anna Beecher (Here Comes the Miracle) and Emily Temple (The Lightness), MFA graduates of UVA’s Creative Writing Program, as they read from and discuss their first novels, in conversation …

March 19, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM
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Celebration! A Tribute to the African American Literary Tradition

The Charlottesville Chapter of The Links Incorporated presents its 17th annual Celebration of the African American Literary Tradition, including musical and spoken word performances by community youth and a tribute …

March 21, 2021 | 11AM – 1:30PM
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Before and After the Book Deal: A Conversation with Courtney Maum

Acclaimed author Courtney Maum shares everything you’ve ever wanted to know about publishing but were too afraid to ask, in conversation with Sean Murphy. Her funny, candid guide, Before and …

March 13, 2021 | 4PM – 4:45PM
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SHELF LIFE—Bird Watching: Spring Migrations with Kenn Kaufman & Pete Myers

Join author and extreme birder Kenn Kaufman as he discusses his newest book, A Season on the Wind: Inside the World of Spring Migration, with Pete Myers, in a conversation …

February 25, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM
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SHELF LIFE—Unfit: Virginia’s History of Eugenics

Historians Elizabeth Catte (Pure America: Eugenics and the Making of Modern Virginia) and Adam Cohen (Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck) discuss one of …

February 18, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM
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SHELF LIFE—Felon: A Reading & Conversation with Reginald Dwayne Betts

Poet Reginald Dwayne Betts will discuss his latest collection, Felon, in a reading and conversation with Amy Woolard, including a contemplation of civic participation accessible to those who have been …

February 4, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM
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SHELF LIFE: Hot Cheese with Polina Chesnakova and Sara Adduci

Turn up the heat, it’s time to get cheesy! Join food writer, recipe developer, and cooking class instructor Polina Chesnakova as she discusses her new cookbook, Hot Cheese: Over 50 …

January 14, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM
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Clutter: An Untidy History with Jennifer Howard

Launch 2021 with Jennifer Howard and a discussion of her book, Clutter: An Untidy History, an expansive assessment of our relationship to the things that share and shape our lives, …

January 12, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM
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SHELF LIFE: Fiebre Tropical with Juli Delgado Lopera with Catalina Esguerra

Novelist Juli Delgado Lopera discusses their acclaimed new novel, Fiebre Tropical, with Catalina Esguerra. Lit by the hormonal neon glow of Miami, this heady, multilingual debut novel follows a Colombian …

November 19, 2020 | 12PM – 12:45PM