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Before and After the Book Deal: A Conversation with Courtney Maum

Acclaimed author Courtney Maum shares everything you’ve ever wanted to know about publishing but were too afraid to ask, in conversation with Sean Murphy. Her funny, candid guide, Before and …

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March 13, 2021 | 4PM – 4:45PM | VIRTUAL
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SHELF LIFE—Bird Watching: Spring Migrations with Kenn Kaufman & Pete Myers

Join author and extreme birder Kenn Kaufman as he discusses his newest book, A Season on the Wind: Inside the World of Spring Migration, with Pete Myers, in a conversation …

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February 25, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM | VIRTUAL
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SHELF LIFE—Unfit: Virginia’s History of Eugenics

Historians Elizabeth Catte (Pure America: Eugenics and the Making of Modern Virginia) and Adam Cohen (Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck) discuss one of …

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February 18, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM | VIRTUAL
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SHELF LIFE—Felon: A Reading & Conversation with Reginald Dwayne Betts

Poet Reginald Dwayne Betts will discuss his latest collection, Felon, in a reading and conversation with Amy Woolard, including a contemplation of civic participation accessible to those who have been …

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February 4, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM | VIRTUAL
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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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A Conversation with Michael Croley

Michael Croley, author of Any Other Place, will be the first guest in the 2021 Buchanan County Public Library’s speaker series. Mr. Croley was born in the foothills of the …

January 25, 2021 | 6PM | Online
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SHELF LIFE: Hot Cheese with Polina Chesnakova and Sara Adduci

Turn up the heat, it’s time to get cheesy! Join food writer, recipe developer, and cooking class instructor Polina Chesnakova as she discusses her new cookbook, Hot Cheese: Over 50 …

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January 14, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM | VIRTUAL