Helping all Virginians
tell their stories
Like everyone who participated in the Finding Wisdom community letterpress project with artist and printmaker Amos Paul Kennedy Jr.
A New Home for Virginia Humanities
In early 2021, we’ll be opening a new humanities center in Dairy Central, Charlottesville’s historic Monticello Dairy building.
Learn how we’re helping Virginians connect with their history and culture.
We aim to share the stories of all Virginians—or, better yet, help people share their own stories.
We create opportunities for civic dialogue and the exchange of ideas.
We want all Virginians to connect with their history and culture.
We’re helping Virginians understand our past so we can better shape our future.
News and Events
Versatile multi-instrumentalist Danny Knicely and friends will be streaming from storied Baltimore music venue An die Musik on Saturday, November 21 at 7 o’clock in the evening. Danny will be …
The post Danny Knicely, Aimee Curl, Tom Mitchell and John Previti live from An die Musik appeared first on Virginia Folklife Program.
Join us and our friends at Stratford Hall for the next Colonial Foodways program featuring Justin Cherry, who will demonstrate baking in a clay oven and feature recipes from colonial …
Mystery authors Jasmine Aimaq (The Prince of Opium) and Nev March (Murder in Old Bombay) discuss their debut novels, set in 1970s Afghanistan and 19th century India, with Meredith Cole. …
The post Intercontinental Affairs: Debut Mysteries with Jasmine Aimaq and Nev March appeared first on Virginia Festival of the Book.
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