Join us Friday, November 17th at 7:00 P.M. for readings by Jane Barnes and Erika Howsare. Our new location is the New Dominion Bookshop on the Downtown Mall, 404 East Main Street. Parking validation in the Water Street Parking Garage. Jane Barnes, who has received fellowships from the NEA, the NEH and the Virginia Foundation…

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Join Us October 20!

Join us Friday, October 20th for readings by Caitlin Fitzpatrick and Rob Shapiro. 7:00pm at our new home *New Dominion Bookshop* (404 E Main St, parking validated in Water St Garage). Free & open to the public. Rob Shapiro received an MFA from the University of Virginia where he was awarded the Academy of American…

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Join us September 15!

Join us Friday, September 15 for readings by Adam Nemett, Jocelyn Johnson, and Lisa Ellison. 7:00pm at our new home *New Dominion Bookshop* (404 E Main St, parking validated in Water St Garage). Free & open to the public. Adam Nemett received his MFA from California College of the Arts, and his BA from Princeton…

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POSTPONED

*For the safety of our performers and audience, we’ve made the difficult decision to postpone Friday’s event at The Garage. We believe hearing from Charlottesville writers in this moment is especially important. We wish our community many ways to keep conversing, writing, reading, voicing, and listening right now. We will announce our next event asap and…

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Join us June 16!

Join us Friday, June 16 for readings by Leona Sevick, Jim Seitz, and David Hicks. 7:00pm at the Bridge PAI (209 Monticello Road). Always free and open to the public. Refreshments served. Enjoy a complimentary glass of cider from our friends at Potter’s Craft Cider. Leona Sevick‘s work appears in Barrow Street, Little Patuxent Review, North American Review, Potomac Review, The Journal, The…

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Join us May 19!

Join us Friday, May 19 for readings by Ross White and Amanda Korman. 7:00pm at the Bridge PAI (209 Monticello Road). Always free and open to the public. Refreshments served. Enjoy a complimentary glass of cider from our friends at Potter’s Craft Cider. Ross White is the author of How We Came Upon the Colony (Unicorn Press, 2014)…

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Join us April 21!

Tupelo Press partners with us this month for a special reading series featuring Maggie Smith & Mark Parlette-Cariño! Friday, April 21st. 7:00pm at the Bridge PAI (209 Monticello Road). Always free & open to the public. Complimentary refreshments at intermission. Maggie Smith is the author of three books of poetry: Weep Up (Tupelo Press, September 2017); The Well Speaks of Its Own…

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Join us March 24!

The Virginia Festival of the Book partners with us this month for a special reading series featuring Morgan Parker, Clare Beams, and Belle Boggs! Friday, March 24th. 7:00pm at the Bridge PAI (209 Monticello Road). Always free & open to the public. Complimentary refreshments at intermission, including local wine from our friends at Stinson Vineyards. Morgan Parker…

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Join us February 17!

WriterHouse partners with us this month for readings by Henry Hoke, Annie Kim, and Sharon Harrigan! Friday, February 17. 7:00pm, at the Bridge PAI (209 Monticello Road). Always free & open to the public. Refreshments at intermission. Henry Hoke was a child in the South and an adult in New York and California. He authored The…

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Join us January 27!

Join us Friday, January 27 for readings by Greg Wrenn, Erica Cavanagh, and Matt MacFarland. 7:00pm at the Bridge PAI (209 Monticello Road). Always free & open to the public. Refreshments at intermission. Greg Wrenn‘s first book of poetry, Centaur, was selected by Terrance Hayes for the Brittingham Prize. His poems and essays have appeared in The…

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