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Voice-Overs

A call went out from the Virginia Center for the Book in April of 2020, during the early horrors of COVID-19 and before a new tide of protest against racial …

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Saints Alive! the 2021 Book Arts Annual Member’s Project

Saints Alive, a collection of storied art conveying gratitude for whoever/whatever helped us get through the past year, is the working title for the Book Arts 2021 member collaboration. Our …

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The Heart Is a Drowning Object: A virtual event

Join Katherine Vaz, Isabel Pavão, and Katherine McNamara for a discussion of their multimedia e-book, The Heart Is a Drowning Object, from Artist’s Proof Editions; with Molly Schwartzburg. The Heart Is A Drowning Object is a collaboration …

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Book Arts 25th Anniversary Celebration Kick-Off

Join us as we kick off a year-long celebration of Book Arts…

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Exhibit A: Visualizing Art, Agency, and an African American Attitude

These past months have been a challenge for us all, and we hope you have found ways to stay healthy and safe…

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Before We Forget with Lyall Harris and Patricia Silva

A Shelf Life Zoom and Streamed PresentationThis video presentation is now available, archived at: https://www.facebook.com/vabookfest/videos/336333474204320 Lyall Harris and Patricia Silva discussed Patricia’s 2020 pandemic project Before We Forget, hand-bound journals …

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SHELF LIFE: St Brigid Press with Emily Hancock and Kristin Adolfson

A Shelf Life Zoom and Streamed PresentationThis video presentation is now available, archived at: https://www.facebook.com/VirginiaCenterForTheBook/videos/297255401699373/ In this interview by Kristin Adolfson, Emily Hancock of St Brigid Press takes us on a tour of her letterpress print shop, …

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2020 Great Reads: The Undefeated

Every year, the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress features a book from each of the affiliate Centers for the Book, creating an annual list of Great Reads. …

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