Charles Wright

Friday Highlights

Friday at the 2015 Virginia Festival of the Book offered a full day of programs including food  and travel stories; LGBTQ fiction, poetry, and essays; veterans writing projects; Nixon on tape; Sci Fi; Crime Wave; the U.S. Poet Laureate and 2014 National Book Award poetry …


Weekend Highlights

Romance, Crime, and Storyfest dominated Saturday at the Virginia Festival of the Book.


Thursday Highlights

The second day of the 2015 Virginia Festival of the Book was full of something for everyone whether you’re a fan of mangoes and tomatoes, children’s literature, history or southern food.

Festival Audio

Did you miss these events? Or just want to relive them? Either way, here’s a selection of audio from the 2015 Virginia Festival of the Book.


Wednesday Highlights

The first official day of the 21st Virginia Festival of the Book started with a look at the efforts to save one Virginia factory town, included the Opening Ceremony with Karen Abbott, author of Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy, a celebration of Virginia writers, the poetry of Stephen Cushman and Ron Smith, and much more.