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UVA Press Authors at Virginia Festival of the Book 2017

Book lovers are gearing up to make their annual descent on Charlottesville for the Virginia Festival of the Book. In its 23rd year, the festival is sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and offers five days of stimulating and mostly-free events with authors of a wide range of books. 

As usual, many UVA Press authors will be taking part. Below is a complete schedule of their events. For the complete program you may visit the festival's official web site.

 

UVA PRESS AUTHORS SCHEDULE

Ed Ayers
Touching History: Richard Rabinowitz on Curating America (moderator)
Sun. March 26, 3:00 PM

Daryl Cumber Dance
Mother, Daughter, Family–Tangled Perspectives
Fri. March 24, 10:00 AM

Charles Dew
The Tragedy of Racism and Racial Violence
Sat. March 25, 10:00 AM

Gary Gallagher
Civil War: Southern Women, Black Regiments, and Night Visions (moderator)
Fri. March 24, 10:00 AM

Jeffrey Greene
Adventures in Eating: Navigating the World for the Perfect Meal
Thu. March 23, 10:00 AM

Claudrena Harold
Women Making History: Who Gets to Write Which Stories?
Thu. March 23, 2:00 PM
Activism & Leadership: African Americans During Jim Crow
Fri. March 24, 2:00 PM

Matthew Hedstrom
Religion in America: Seeking Meaning, With or Without Faith (moderator)
Sun. March 26, 1:00 PM

Robert McDonald
Witches, Patriots, and Partisanship: Early American History
Fri. March 24, 4:00 PM

Fernando Operé
Spanish Language Poetry – La Poesía en Español (moderator)
Fri. March 24, 4:00 PM

John Ragosta
Witches, Patriots, and Partisanship: Early American History
Fri. March 24, 4:00 PM

Ben Ray
Witches, Patriots, and Partisanship: Early American History
Fri. March 24, 4:00 PM

Earl Swift
Business Building, Life Giving (moderator)
Thu. March 23, 4:00 PM

Liz Varon
Fresh Perspectives on the Civil War (moderator)
Thu. March 23, 10:00 AM

Brendan Wolfe
Devlin and Wolfe Talk Jazz: on Albert Murray and Bix Beiderbecke
Thu. March 23, 12:00 PM

Hope to see you there!