Poetry Beneath the Stars

ArtsFairfax and Fairfax Poet Laureate Danielle Badra invite stargazers to contemplate the cosmos through poetic form.

August 19, 2023 | 7:30PM – 9:30PM | Great Falls

ImmortALL Youth Poetry Season Finale

Hampton Roads youth poets will gather on Saturday, April 29 for the finale of “ImmortALL,” a performance poetry program where oral history shared by elders is translated into original youth spoken word art.

April 29, 2023 | 11AM | Virginia Beach

Furious Flower Poetry Hour

Join past and present members of JMU’s Furious Flower Poetry Center for poetry readings and discussion.

March 24, 2023 | 4PM – 5PM

National Book Foundation Presents: An Afternoon with the National Book Awards

John Keene (“Punks: New & Selected Poems”) and Robert Samuels & Toluse Olorunnipa (“His Name Is George Floyd: One Man’s Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice”) discuss how singular stories collectively shape history.

March 25, 2023 | 4PM – 5PM

2023 Same Page Community Read

Ticketed Event

We’re pleased to share that our 2023 Same Page featured book is Ross Gay’s “The Book of Delights.” Gay will be in conversation about this book and his most recent work, “Inciting Joy.”

March 25, 2023 | 2PM – 3PM

UVA MFA Alumni Reading

Hear poets Celeste Lipkes (“Radium Girl”) and Samantha Thornhill (“The Animated Universe”) read their recent works.

March 26, 2023 | 6PM – 7PM

Poets Across Genre

In this panel, poets Quan Barry, Thorpe Moeckel, and Lisa Russ Spaar discuss their forays into prose.

March 26, 2023 | 2PM – 3PM

Flying in Place

The PVCC Division of Humanities, Fine Arts and Social Sciences will present a physical theatre voyage vividly interpreting manuscripts, poems and essays written by PVCC students incarcerated in Virginia prisons. The work …

December 2–4, 2022 | Charlottesville

Perfect Binding: publishing, politics, & creative practice

Perfect Binding: publishing, politics, & creative practice  A POETRY READING & CONVERSATIONSponsored by UVA Arts Council  Friday // November 11th // 6 PM Virginia Center for the Book @ the Jefferson School  Nicole Cecilia Delgado of La …

November 11, 2022 | 6PM – 7:30PM | Virginia Center for the Book, Charlottesville, VA 22903

The Charlottesville Reading Series: Aran Donovan and Anna Caritj

After a two-year hiatus, the Charlottesville Reading Series will return to New Dominion Bookshop this April! Join us for our kickoff event, featuring poet Aran Donovan and fiction writer Anna Caritj. This …

April 15, 2022 | 7PM – 8PM | Charlottesville

Bilingual Poetry Reading with Nicole Delgado

Join Nicole Delgado for a bilingual poetry reading of her selected works on Thursday, March 24 (5:30 PM) at UVA’s Clark Hall 108. Nicole will be reading from the first …

March 24, 2022 | 5:30PM – 6:30PM | University of Virginia, Clark Hall - 108, Charlottesville
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