Artist Day at Revalation – En Plein Air 2024

Revalation Vineyards 2710 Hebron Valley Rd, Madison, VA, United States

Artists are invited to create art in the vineyard from dawn to dusk.  The public is invited to join during normal tasting room hours to enjoy wine and observe the artists at work.  Tickets are only required for participating artists.

BOOK WORLD MEETS WINE WORLD

Revalation Vineyards 2710 Hebron Valley Rd, Madison, VA, United States

A benefit for the Literacy Council of Madison County.

Richard W. Wise

       

will present his book The Dawning: 31,000 B.C

Hundred Acre Books will have books available for purchase.

BOOK WORLD MEETS WINE WORLD

Revalation Vineyards 2710 Hebron Valley Rd, Madison, VA, United States

A benefit for the Literacy Council of Madison County.

Alex Kingsley

                 

 

will present their book The Strange Garden and Other Weird Tales.

Alex Kingsley (they/them) is a writer, comedian, game designer, and amateur mycologist. They are a co-founder of the new media company Strong Branch Productions, where they write and direct sci-fi comedy podcast The Stench of Adventure and other shows. Their short fiction has appeared in Translunar Travelers Lounge, Radon Journal, The Storage Papers, and more. In 2023 they published their short story collection, The Strange Garden and Other Weird Tales. Their debut novel, Empress of Dust, will be released in Fall 2024. Alex’s sci-fi play “The Bearer of Bad News” premiered in LA in 2022 produced by the Annenberg Foundation, and their sci-fi play Unplanned Obsolescence premiered in Philadelphia in 2023 as part of Cannonball Festival. Alex’s SFF-related non-fiction has appeared in Interstellar Flight Magazine and Ancillary Review of Books. Their games can be downloaded pay-what-you-will at alexyquest.itch.io.

Hundred Acre Books will have books available for purchase.

BOOK WORLD MEETS WINE WORLD

Revalation Vineyards 2710 Hebron Valley Rd, Madison, VA, United States

A benefit for the Literacy Council of Madison County.

Sara Read

             

will present her book Principles of (E)Motion.

Sara Read is an author, a nurse, a runner, and an unfiltered, tattooed, GenX mom. She writes books about women living full lives and doing amazing things in spite of people that say they should stay small. Publishers Weekly praises Sara's "skilled character building," and Kirkus Reviews calls her latest novel, Principles of (E)motion, "entirely compelling."

Hundred Acre Books will have books available for purchase.

BOOK WORLD MEETS WINE WORLD

Revalation Vineyards 2710 Hebron Valley Rd, Madison, VA, United States

A benefit for the Literacy Council of Madison County.

BettyJoyce Nash

           

will present her book Everybody Here is Kin.

BettyJoyce Nash’s essays, articles, and stories have aired on the NPR-affiliate WVTF, and appeared in the Christian Science Monitor, North Dakota Quarterly, Reckon Review, Across the Margin, Broad River Review, and elsewhere; in 2015, she won the F. Scott Fitzgerald story prize. Her fiction has been recognized with fellowships from MacDowell, The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, VCCA-France, The Ragdale Foundation, and the Tyrone Guthrie Center in Ireland. She earned an MSJ with distinction from Northwestern’s Medill Journalism School, and her MFA from Queens University of Charlotte. She teaches fiction at WriterHouse in Charlottesville. She’s also taught writing at the University of Richmond and the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail.

Hundred Acre Books will have books available for purchase.