100 Thousand Poets for Change Virtual Global Event

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

During this time of an unprecedented global pandemic, the arts are necessary now more than ever. WriterHouse is co-sponsoring this virtual event. To participate or attend, contact Polly Lazaron at (434) 960-3270 or pollylazaron@gmail.com.

Virtual 2020 Words and Wine Celebration!

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, VA, United States

It's time for Words and Wine, the signature annual fundraiser for WriterHouse, an organization whose mission is to promote the creation and appreciation of literature and to encourage the development of writers at all levels by providing affordable, secure workspace and meeting space, high quality writing instruction, and literary events for the public. This year […]

Law and Authors: Jacqueline Lipton in Conversation with Jane Friedman

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, VA, United States

  In partnership with The Virginia Festival of the Book, WriterHouse presents: 2:00 PM ET, Sunday, March 14 Law and Authors: Jacqueline Lipton in Conversation with Jane Friedman Jacqueline Lipton, law professor, consultant, and literary agent, discusses her accessible, reader-friendly handbook for authors, agents, and editors in navigating the legal landscape of the contemporary publishing […]

WriterHouse Virtual 13th Birthday Celebration and Happy Hour!

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

WriterHouse is officially a teenager! To celebrate, we're combining our monthly Writers Happy Hour with a birthday party. Mark your calendars for Thursday, May 20, from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm, for the WriterHouse Virtual 13th Birthday Celebration and Happy Hour. This interactive Zoom session will be hosted by YA author (and WriterHouse Board member) Emily […]

Liza Nash Taylor Book Launch: In All Good Faith

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Join us at New Dominion Bookshop on September 10 at 7:00 pm as we celebrate the release of Liza Nash Taylor’s novel "In All Good Faith." This in-person event will be cosponsored by WriterHouse and will be free and open to the public.   About the Book: In the summer of 1932, Americans are coming […]

Jocelyn Nicole Johnson: My Monticello

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Join us at The Haven (112 W. Market St.) as we celebrate the release of Jocelyn Nicole Johnson’s debut book, "My Monticello." A signing will follow. This in-person event will be cosponsored by WriterHouse and New Dominion Bookshop and will be free and open to the public. The doors for the event will open at […]

Fall Term 2021 Virtual Reading – CANCELED

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Please join us on Wednesday, December 8 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm as we celebrate the hard work of our students who participated in Fall Term classes. The reading will be virtual, so BYOB! RSVP to programs@writerhouse.org, and the Zoom link will be emailed prior to the reading. All are welcome. Unfortunately, due to lack […]

Louise Marburg in conversation with Sharon Harrigan

New Dominion Bookstore 404 East Main St., Charlottesville, VA, United States

Join us for an evening with author Louise Marburg, who will read from her new collection of short stories, You Have Reached Your Destination. A conversation with author Sharon Harrigan will follow. This in-person event will be cosponsored by WriterHouse and New Dominion and will be free and open to the public. We recommend arriving […]

Elements of Poetry – An Interactive Workshop

JMRL Central Library 201 E Market St, Charlottesville, VA 22902, Charlottesville, United States

JMRL Same Page Kick Off Special Event in partnership with WriterHouse. Same Page is an annual community-wide reading initiative that provides opportunities for book groups, classrooms, and individuals to explore the themes of a single book by an author appearing at the Virginia Festival of the Book. What Can a Poem Do? In this free, […]