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VCCA Fireplace Series 02: Nandi Comer and Sandell Morse

May 28, 2020

Poet Nandi Comer and nonfiction writer Sandell Morse will read from their new books and answer live questions in the next VCCA Fireplace Series event.


Make VCCA Your Virtual Background

May 20, 2020

Here’s a collection of photographs from around VCCA’s grounds and facilities at Mt. San Angelo in Amherst, VA, and Le […]


VCCA Fireplace Series 01: Julie E. Bloemeke and Christina Chiu

May 14, 2020

Poet Julie E. Bloemeke and novelist Christina Chiu will read from their new books and answer live questions in the inaugural VCCA Fireplace Series event.


VCCA Is Participating in #GivingTuesdayNow

May 4, 2020

#GivingTuesdayNow is a new global day of giving and unity that will take place on May 5, 2020 – in […]


Supporter Stories: Linda Wachtmeister

April 22, 2020

VCCA is as grateful as ever to the wide network of people who have helped sustain and advance VCCA over […]


Updates on COVID-19 Closure

March 27, 2020

Dear VCCA Fellows and Friends, Our beautiful residences in Virginia and France are closed for now, due to the ongoing […]



In response to COVID-19, VCCA has temporarily closed its doors to Fellows. We look forward to welcoming writers, visual artists, […]


VCCA Fellows and Friends Gathering in San Antonio

March 6, 2020

With hundreds of VCCA writer-Fellows in San Antonio for the 2020 AWP Conference & Bookfair, we hope to see a great turnout!


Kevin O’Halloran Named VCCA Executive Director

February 21, 2020

VCCA President Quinn Feldmann Graeff has announced that Kevin O’Halloran will serve as VCCA’s next Executive Director. O’Halloran’s involvement with […]


Alonzo Davis Fellow Crystal Z Campbell Uses Art to Challenge Public Memory

January 2, 2020

A 2019 recipient of an Alonzo Davis Fellowship, multidisciplinary artist, filmmaker, and writer, Crystal Z Campbell will be in residence […]