Human / Ties

September 14 - 17, 2016

Human / Ties

Human / Ties is a four-day celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the National Endowment for the Humanities that will honor the organization’s rich history and bring together leading scholars and artists from around the country to examine some of the most critically important questions facing the humanities today.


September 24, 2016

2016 National Book Festival

Visit the Virginia Center for the Book at the 2016 National Book Festival in Washington, DC!


Summer Reading Round-Up

As semesters and school years come to a close and the weather heats up, it’s time to compile summer reading lists! To help guide your selections, we’ve collected some our… Read More»

Lee Smith and Roy Blount Jr at the 2016 Virginia Festival of the Book

March 22 - 26, 2017

2017 Virginia Festival of the Book

The annual Virginia Festival of the Book brings readers and writers together for a five-day celebration of books, reading, literacy, and literary culture. The 23rd Annual Festival will be held…