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Where the Truth Lies: Racism and Reckonings

March 20, 2024 3:30PM – 5PM

What comes about when an ethnographer and storyteller confronts a painful legacy of racism? And what happens when a scholar of white supremacy researches her own family’s troubled history?

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Holocaust Reckonings

March 20, 2024 3:30PM – 5PM

For scholar and author Susan Rubin Suleiman, everyday objects from her past hold memories of her childhood as a Holocaust refugee.

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Heavenly Bodies & Hot Sonnets: Modern Love Poems

March 20, 2024 4PM – 5:30PM

In this panel, two Virginia poets develop new language to talk about love and describe modern relationships.

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Same Page Community Read: Florence Adler Swims Forever

March 20, 2024 5:30PM – 7PM

Each year, the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library invites all book lovers to participate in the Same Page Community Read, providing local residents with the opportunity to read and discuss a single book within their community.

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30th Anniversary Kickoff: ’90s Rooftop Party

March 20, 2024 7PM – 9PM
Ticketed Event

Join pop culture critic and author of 60 Songs that Explain the ‘90s Rob Harvilla to hear some throwback tunes and reminisce about the ‘90s.

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Wake Up to Wonder

March 21, 2024 10AM – 11:30AM

In her quest to live a vibrant spiritual life, author Karen Wright Marsh had a revelation: she didn’t need to find and follow the perfect plan; she needed people she could follow.

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Wild Asana: Animals, Yoga, and Connecting Our Practice to the Natural World

March 21, 2024 10AM – 11:30AM
Ticketed Event

Grab a mat and join author Allison Zak for an interactive yoga workshop and book talk.

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Standing Up to Hate: August 2017

March 21, 2024 11AM – 12:30PM

Firsthand accounts of members of the Charlottesville Clergy Collective recalling their experiences in resisting white supremacist violence in Standing Up to Hate: The Charlottesville Clergy Collective and the Lessons from August 12, 2017.

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Skimpy Coverage

March 21, 2024 11AM – 12:30PM

Why are female athletes so often seen as spectacle? Skimpy Coverage delves into Sports Illustrated’s treatment of female athletes since the iconic magazine’s founding in 1954. 

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Soul in Celebration

March 21, 2024 12:30PM – 2PM

Three poets celebrate Black womanhood, weaving joy and elegy together in their verse.

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Solastalgia: An Anthology of Emotion in a Disappearing World

March 21, 2024 12:30PM – 2PM

Three authors will discuss the meaning of climate change in the face of the people and places they love and their vision of what we can create.

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Autonomy and Agency

March 21, 2024 12:30PM – 2PM

Three storytellers approach womanhood, belonging, and justice in the United States.

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