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Emily and Martha Spencer on Uncovered: From the Vault

Whitetop Mountain Band have been part of the Virginia Folklife Program for just about as long as the program’s been in existence. They epitomize the driving rhythm and voicing of …

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April 27, 2021 | 12PM – 1PM | Virtual
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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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Beyond the Screen: A Conversation with Mark Harris

In partnership with the Virginia Film Festival, we present author Mark Harris for a discussion of his new book, Mike Nichols: A Life. The acclaimed biography explores the life, work, …

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March 23, 2021 | 4PM – 4:45PM | VIRTUAL
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2021 Book Arts Annual Member’s Project

During our February 10 Annual Meeting, we began discussing various possibilities for our 2021 Member’s Project.You’re most welcome to join the conversation in the comment’s section below Capturing the discussion, …

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Phil Wiggins on Uncovered: From the Vault

On Tuesday, February 23 Phil Wiggins will be joining us on our next installment of Uncovered: From the Vault of the Virginia Folklife Program. We’ll be chatting with Phil after …

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February 23, 2021 | 12PM – 1PM | Streaming on Facebook and Zoom
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Film Screening: Flory’s Flame

We honor the legacy of Nona Flory Jagoda and screen the documentary “Flory’s Flame.”

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February 10, 2021 | 1PM – 2PM | Streaming
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Little Dreamers with Vashti Harrison

Vashti Harrison (Little Dreamers) reads from and discusses her work as well as how she became an author-illustrator. A Q&A featuring students’ pre-submitted questions will also be included.

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March 23, 2021 | 12PM – 12:30PM | VIRTUAL
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Double Draw Dare with Tom Angleberger & Dub Leffler

Children’s book author-illustrators Tom Angleberger (DJ Funkyfoot! Butler for Hire) and Dub Leffler (Once There Was a Boy, Sorry Day, Bindi, and Strangers on Country) take part in this interactive, …

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May 13, 2021 | 7PM – 7:45PM | VIRTUAL