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2018 Virginia Festival of the Book

Featured speakers announced for the twenty-fourth annual Virginia Festival of the Book, held March 21-25, 2018

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The recent events in Charlottesville are a tragic reminder of what bigotry and intolerance can do to a community.


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People reached by our Grant Program each year


Students in VA write to their favorite authors each year through Letters About Literature

$5.4 million

Invested in humanities programs across Virginia last year

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