Literary Calendar

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Editor and Writer: A Literary Conversation

Thu. Sep. 11 - Fri. Sep. 12
Hollins University
Join Algonquin editors and writers for two days of conversation and readings about the writing life and the publishing world. Editors: Kathy Pories and Shannon Ravenel; Authors: Rebecca Lee, Michael Parker, and Drew Perry Shannon Ravenel talks about Algonquin and Hollins; Reading by Michael Parker: Thursday, September 11, 2014 4:30 pm Readings by Rebecca Lee […]

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On Being a Writer-Traveler (Not a Travel-Writer) with Lisa Gornick

Fri. Sep. 12 7:00pm
Please join us Friday, September 12, at 7:00 pm for a Literary Salon with writer Lisa Gornick. Novelist Virginia Pye will interview writer Lisa Gornick about the importance of travel to her writing, including her experience visiting the Amazonian city of Iquitos Peru after having imagined it as the home of one of the characters […]

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Books on Broad Featuring Kay Spears

Wed. Sep. 17 5:30pm
Library of Virginia
Sway is the debut novel from the Library of Virginia Foundation’s own Kat Spears. Reception (wine and cheese) 5:30–6:00 PM, book talk 6:00–7:00 PM, and book signing 7:00–7:30 PM.

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