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Literary Festival

A celebration of the written word

Join TCC for the 19th Annual Literary Festival from April 4 – 6 on TCC’s Chesapeake Campus, 1428 Cedar Road.

Lit Fest at a Glance:

April 4 – 12:30 p.m.
Keynote Speaker: Best-selling author Lauren Blackwood
Black Box Theatre in the Chesapeake Campus Academic Building

April 6 – Noon – 2 p.m.
The Great Book Giveaway
Chesapeake Campus Academic Building – Atrium

April 6 – 12:30 p.m.
Channel Marker student writer recognition event
Students will read their winning poems and stories that are published in 2023 Channel Marker
Chesapeake Campus Academic Building – Atrium


TCC’s Literary Festival also celebrates the best of student writing in poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction in ChannelMarker, an annual literary anthology composed exclusively of TCC student work.

Students, faculty and staff will give readings throughout the festival at various campuses.

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