Literacy Volunteers of Charlottesville / Albemarle (LVCA), Piedmont Council for the Arts (PCA), and WriterHouse are pleased to partner on recognizing International Mother Language Day, February 21, 2015, 7:00pm-8:30pm at CitySpace, 100 5th street NE.
What makes a piece of writing a prose poem and not poetic prose? In this seminar, we’ll explore how prose poetry is informed by the qualities of both poetry and prose, and how those qualities intersect.
Hollins University; Frances Niederer Auditorium, Richard Wetherill Visual Arts Center
Featuring Charles Baxter, the author of five novels, five collections of short stories, three collections of poems, and two collections of essays on fiction. LuAnn Keener-Mikenas won the 2013 Library of Virginia Poetry Award for Homeland.
“Spies, Secrets, and the Lost History of Vladimir Nabokov.” Andrea Pitzer’s first book, The Secret History of Vladimir Nabokov, received starred reviews from Kirkus Reviews, Booklist, and Library Journal.
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.