Events

June 02 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for this special, ongoing reading series featuring students in the UVA MFA Creative Writing Program.

June 03 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at 7 PM on the first Friday of the month for Friday Night Writes, an evening of emerging writers performing their music, poetry, and short stories.

June 04 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Jeanine Cummins’s novel American Dirt.

June 04 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for a book talk with Jay Bourgeois, author of The Tao of Strategy.

June 11 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Katharine Schellman’s new mystery novel, Last Call at the Nightingale.

June 17 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the June Charlottesville Reading Series event, featuring Cade Wiberg, Brady Earnhart, and Luke Kibler.

June 18 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Alix E. Harrow’s new novella, A Mirror Mended.

June 18 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Russ Linden’s new book, Loss and Discovery.

June 24 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening with author and poet Kate Daniels, in conversation with poet Daniel Becker.

June 25 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for an afternoon with author M. K. England, in conversation with author Emily Thiede.

July 01 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at 7 PM on the first Friday of the month for Friday Night Writes, an evening of emerging writers performing their music, poetry, and short stories.

July 07 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Bruce Holsinger’s new novel, The Displacements.

July 08 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Corban Addison’s new book, Wastelands.

July 15 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the July Charlottesville Reading Series event, featuring Kristen-Paige Madonia and Amber McBride.

July 16 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening with author John Lane, in conversation with author Thomas Pierce.

August 05 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at 7 PM on the first Friday of the month for Friday Night Writes, an evening of emerging writers performing their music, poetry, and short stories.

August 26 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Charles Marsh’s new book, Evangelical Anxiety.

October 16 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for an afternoon with Maggie O’Farrell, who will read from her new novel, The Marriage Portrait.

May 27 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a reading with Wendy Zomparelli, author of A Life of Her Own.

May 20 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the May Charlottesville Reading Series event, featuring Abdul Ali, Erin O’Hare, and Nathaniel Star.

May 14 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for a book talk with Rosamond Casey, author of In Those Days There was No River Here.

May 13 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a book talk with Kat Maier, author of Energetic Herbalism.

May 07 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for a reading with poets Sandra Beasley and Erika Meitner.

May 06 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at 7 PM on the first Friday of the month for Friday Night Writes, an evening of emerging writers performing their music, poetry, and short stories.

April 30 9:30am - 8:00pm

Shop local and support your community bookstore on National Independent Bookstore Day!

April 29 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a book talk with Susan Tyler Hitchcock, author of Into the Forest.

April 23 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for a book talk with Lucille Stout Smith, author of Unforgettable: Jackson P. Burley High School, 1951–1967.

April 22 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a reading with poets Lisa Dordal and Debra Nystrom.

April 16 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for a reading with Stacy Hackney, who will read from her new middle grade novel, The Sisters of Luna Island.

April 15 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Charlottesville Reading Series returns, featuring Aran Donovan and Anna Caritj.

April 09 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for a sneak preview of Lisa Russ Spaar’s debut novel, Paradise Close.

April 08 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening with author Kathryn Schulz, in conversation with author Jane Alison.

April 02 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a reading with poets Nin Andrews and Amy Woolard.

April 01 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at 7 PM on the first Friday of the month for Friday Night Writes, an evening of emerging writers performing their music, poetry, and short stories.

March 26 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Yaa Gyasi’s novel Transcendent Kingdom.

March 20 11:00am - 1:30pm

The Links presents its 18th annual Celebration of the African American Literary Tradition.

March 19 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Authors Ralph Eubanks, Jocelyn Nicole Johnson, and Imani Perry will discuss their books.

March 19 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Michael Krepon will discuss his new book, Winning and Losing the Nuclear Peace.

March 19 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Authors Benjamin Gilmer and Chip Jones will read from their new books.

March 19 10:00am - 11:00am

Authors Jonathan M. Katz and Albert Samaha will discuss their new books.

March 18 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join authors Kellye Garrett, Naomi Hirahara, and Alma Katsu as they share their new mystery novels.

March 18 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for the SELC’s celebration of the Reed Award for Environmental Writing, featuring Michael Mann.

March 18 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Jocelyn Nicole Johnson will discuss her debut book, My Monticello.

March 18 2:00pm - 3:00pm

The 2022 Carol Troxell reader, Imani Perry, will read from her new book, South to America.

March 18 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Authors Taylor Harris, Anushay Hossain, and N. West Moss will share their stories about the American healthcare system.

March 17 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Traci Chee will discuss her acclaimed novel for young readers, We Are Not Free.

March 16 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Traci Chee will discuss her new YA fantasy novel, A Thousand Steps into Night.

March 05 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Jennifer Niesslein’s new book, Dreadful Sorry.

March 04 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at 7 PM on the first Friday of the month for Friday Night Writes, an evening of emerging writers performing their music, poetry, and short stories.

March 04 11:00am - 6:00pm

Stop by Dairy Market March 4–20 to visit the New Dominion pop-up shop!

February 26 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Maud Casey’s new book, City of Incurable Women.

February 26 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Jess Walter’s novel The Cold Millions.

February 25 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a reading with poets Chet’la Sebree and Kiki Petrosino.

February 12 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening with Alix E. Harrow, who will read from her new novella, A Spindle Splintered.

February 11 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a reading with poets Nathaniel Perry and John Casteen.

February 04 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at 7 PM on the first Friday of the month for Friday Night Writes, an evening of emerging writers performing their music, poetry, and short stories.

January 22 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for a reading and book talk with Golara Haghtalab, author of Immigrant: Courage Required.

January 21 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening with author Taylor Harris, in conversation with author Jocelyn Nicole Johnson.

January 20 6:00pm - 7:00pm

The Community MLK Celebration presents a virtual discussion of Dr. King’s book Why We Can’t Wait.

January 15 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss James McBride’s novel Deacon King Kong.

January 14 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Henry Hoke’s new book, Sticker. The evening will feature a Q&A with Jocelyn Nicole Johnson and live music from Diane Cluck.

November 20 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for an evening with author Louise Marburg, in conversation with author Sharon Harrigan.

November 13 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Andrew D. Kaufman’s book The Gambler Wife.

November 12 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a book talk with Bettye Kearse, author of The Other Madisons.

November 06 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Lisa Russ Spaar’s new poetry collection, Madrigalia.

November 05 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Laura Kolbe’s debut poetry collection, Little Pharma.

October 30 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a book talk with Catherine Baab-Muguira, author of Poe for Your Problems.

October 30 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Maggie O’Farrell’s novel Hamnet.

October 29 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Caroline E. Janney’s book Ends of War.

October 22 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Marijean Oldham’s new book, Secret Charlottesville.

October 09 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us and Tupelo Press as we celebrate the release of Lisa Hiton’s debut poetry collection, Afterfeast.

October 08 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us at The Haven as we celebrate the release of Jocelyn Nicole Johnson’s debut book, My Monticello.

October 02 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Stephen Cushman’s new book, The Generals’ Civil War.

October 01 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Fernando Valverde’s new poetry collection, America.

September 24 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Rabih Alameddine’s new novel, The Wrong End of the Telescope.

September 18 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Sue Miller’s novel Monogamy.

September 17 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join Proal Heartwell and Bahlmann Abbot as they discuss the writing of Oliver La Farge and the music of his son, Peter.

September 11 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a book talk and reading with Earl Swift, author of Across the Airless Wilds.

September 10 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Liza Nash Taylor’s novel In All Good Faith.

August 28 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Louise Erdrich’s novel The Night Watchman.

August 06 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for First Fridays as we celebrate the photography of Tori Purcell.

July 24 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Marilynne Robinson’s novel Jack.

June 26 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet to discuss Lily King’s novel Writers & Lovers.

June 01 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The UVA Club of Charlottesville Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Zadie Smith’s novel On Beauty.

May 22 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Julia Alvarez’s novel Afterlife.

May 04 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The UVA Club of C’ville Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Malcolm Gladwell’s book Talking to Strangers.

April 24 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Douglas Stuart’s novel, Shuggie Bain.

April 24 9:30am - 5:00pm

Shop local and support your community bookstore on National Independent Bookstore Day!

April 06 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The UVA Club of C’ville Book Club will meet virtually to discuss V. E. Schwab’s novel The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue.

March 26 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Bestselling authors John Grisham and Ian Rankin will discuss their new books.

March 26 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The third annual Carol Troxell Reader, Cara Black, will read from her latest book.

March 25 7:00pm - 7:45pm

Ayad Akhtar will discuss his bestselling novel Homeland Elegies.

March 25 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for the SELC’s celebration of the Reed Award for Environmental Writing, featuring Lulu Miller.

March 24 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Bill Clegg, Zeyn Joukhadar, and Zak Salih will discuss their new novels.

March 22 7:00pm - 7:45pm

John Lanchester and Te-Ping Chen will discuss their new collections of short stories.

March 21 7:00pm - 7:45pm

Poets Luisa A. Igloria and Benjamín Naka-Hasebe Kingsley will read from and discuss their work.

March 21 11:00am - 1:30pm

The Links presents its 17th annual Celebration of the African American Literary Tradition.

March 19 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Susan Abulhawa, Peace Adzo Medie, and Diane Zinna will discuss their new novels.

March 16 7:00pm - 7:45pm

Acclaimed author Jacqueline Woodson will discuss her work in conversation with UVA professor Lisa Woolfork.

March 16 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Jacqueline Woodson will discusses her new book for young readers, Before the Ever After.

March 13 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Rumaan Alam, Megha Majumdar, and Deesha Philyaw will discuss their award-winning fiction.

March 06 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Jenny Offill’s novel Weather.

March 02 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The UVA Club of Charlottesville Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Imbolo Mbue’s novel Behold the Dreamers.

February 06 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Kristina McMorris’s novel Sold on a Monday.

February 02 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The UVA Club of Charlottesville Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Brit Bennett’s novel The Vanishing Half.

January 25 6:00pm - 7:00pm

The Community MLK Celebration presents a virtual discussion of Dr. King’s book Where Do We Go from Here?

January 09 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Esi Edugyan’s novel Washington Black.

January 05 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The UVA Club of Charlottesville Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Daniel James Brown’s book The Boys in the Boat.

December 09 7:00pm - 7:45pm

Join us for a Virginia Festival of the Book virtual event featuring author Matthew Desmond.

December 08 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The UVA Club of Charlottesville Book Club will discuss Eowyn Ivey’s novel The Snow Child.

November 12 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join us for a Shelf Life virtual event celebrating the paperback release of Leslie Jamison’s Make It Scream, Make It Burn.

November 10 6:30pm - 8:00pm

The UVA Club of Charlottesville Book Club will discuss Tina Fey’s essay collection, Bossypants.

November 07 10:15am - 11:45am

The New Dominion Book Club will meet virtually to discuss Wallace Stegner’s novel Crossing to Safety.

October 25 9:00am - 11:59pm

Ethan Hawke and James McBride will discuss the Showtime adaptation of The Good Lord Bird.

October 23 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Micheline Aharonian Marcom’s new novel and Kiki Petrosino’s new poetry collection.

October 22 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Diane Rehm, director Joe Fab, and producer Diane Naughton will discuss the documentary When My Time Comes.

October 18 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Sue Eisenfeld’s new book, Wandering Dixie. A signing will follow.