Connecting People and Ideas to Explore the Human Experience

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Virginia Festival of the Book

5 days, hundreds of authors - March 21-25

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Across the Commonwealth

Find out what VFH has been doing in your part of the state.

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News & Stories

Because of VFH...


Book lovers including 10,000 students meet their favorite authors

19 million

Listeners across the country gain new perspectives on history through our podcasts and radio programs

$5.9 million

Invested in humanities programs across Virginia last year

Apply for a Grant From VFH

Open grant deadline April 15, 2018


Apply for a Fellowship

Application Deadline: December 1