Literary Calendar

statewide calendar of book & literature events

Public Events

Writerhouse Seminar: The Secrets of Writing Every Day

Sun. Apr. 12 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Instructor: Joan Mazza Cost: $45 Members | $50 Non-Members Sunday, April 12, 2015 1:00 PM-4:00 PM LIMITED TO 12 STUDENTS. Whether you write a blog, journal, poetry, fiction, or memoir, you can develop habits for writing every day and find the time to do so.

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Writerhouse Evening Poetry Workshop

Mon. Apr. 13 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Instructor: Mark Parlette Cost: $189.00 Members | $210.00 Non-Members 8 Mondays, April 13 -June 01, 2015 | 6:30 PM-9:00 PM LIMITED TO 12 STUDENTS. This workshop is open to all poets—beginners, dabblers, and dedicated writers.

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Junior League of Richmond Book and Author Event Luncheon

Wed. Apr. 29 12:30pm
Country Club of Virginia
Enjoy an intimate lunch experience with some great authors. A highlight of the luncheon includes Book and Author event Master of Ceremonies Bob Deans’ author introductions and announcement of the evening’s speaker order.

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70th Book & Author Event

Wed. Apr. 29 12:30pm - 9:00pm
Richmond, VA
The Junior League of Richmond (JLR) and Dominion Resources hosts five nationally recognized authors to Richmond on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, for the 70th Book & Author Event.

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Junior League of Richmond Book and Author Event Dinner

Wed. Apr. 29 7:00pm
The Greater Richmond Convention Center
​Join us as we welcome five nationally-acclaimed authors to Richmond to celebrate the 70th Book and Author Event! The signature portion of the event features a sit-down dinner, while the authors take the stage to share their stories of hope, humor and inspiration.

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Author of “Itself,” Rae Armantrout Speaks at Hollins

Thu. Apr. 30 - Fri. May. 1
Hollins University
Rae Armantrout’s latest book of poetry, Itself, is due out in February, 2015. Her other books include Just Saying; Money Shot; Versed, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 2010; Next Life, selected by the New York Times as one of the most notable books of 2007; Up to Speed, a finalist for the PEN Center […]

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