Events

February 22, 2022
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
UVA Bookstore Mezzanine

Our Hernan Diaz event, originally scheduled for 1/27/2022, has been postponed. We are currently rescheduling the event for a day close to 2/22/2022.

November 17, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online Webinar

Keenan Norris reads from his work as part of his time at UVA as a Rea Visiting Writer in Fiction. Norris is a novelist, essayist, and short story writer.

November 6, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
New Dominion Bookshop

Join us as we celebrate the release of Lisa Russ Spaar’s new poetry collection, Madrigalia: New & Selected Poems. This in-person event will be free and open to the public.

November 4, 2021
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Newcomb Hall Ballroom, Newcomb Hall, University of Virginia

Novelist Rabih Alameddine lectures on "Concerning the Politics in Art." Alameddine was a National Book Award and National Book Critics’ Circle Award finalist for An Unnecessary Woman.

September 29, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Webinar

Poet Kyle Dargan returns to UVA for a webinar poetry reading as a Rea Visiting Writer.

April 7, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Webinar

Poet Brenda Hillman reads from her poetry as part of her time at UVA as the 2021 Kapnick Distinguished Writer-in-Residence.

March 19, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Webinar

UVA MFA alums Emily Temple and Anna Beecher read from their new novels as part of the Virginia Festival of the Book.

March 17, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Webinar

Chris Abani reads from his work as part of his time at UVA as a 2021 Rea Visiting Writer in Fiction. Abani is a novelist, poet, essayist, screenwriter, and playwright.

March 10, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Webinar

Jos Charles, a 2021 Rea Visiting Lecturer in Poetry reads from her work and has a discussion with UVA faculty members Kiki Petrosino and Brian Teare.