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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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National Book Festival

Visit our booth at the 20th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival, Sept. 25-27…

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Democracy and the Informed Citizen with Slover Library

Seasoned journalists of Hampton Roads and experts from Old Dominion University will gather virtually with Slover Library to explore the critical role of local journalism in support of an informed …

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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. …