Schedule of Events

Thursday June 27
7 pm • Keynote talk: Tessa Fontaine, author of The Electric Woman and The Red Grove


Friday June 28
9 am • Individual Workshops

12 pm • Lunch with artists from the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, hosted by Clare van Loenen, director of the Sweet Briar Galleries and Museum

3 pm • Tessa Fontaine in conversation with Susannah Nevison, poet and Sweet Briar faculty member

7 pm • Jazz ensemble Flat Five performs many classics, as well as their own original jazz compositions


Saturday June 29
9 am • Individual Workshops

2 pm • Tasting of Sweet Briar Wine hosted by Lisa Powell, Director of the Center for Human and Environmental Sustainability at Sweet Briar

7 pm • Orange Grove Dance presents A&I, an original live multimedia dance performance for five dancers and bespoke technology


Sunday June 30
9 am • Individual Workshops

1 pm • Closing Reception and Sharing Session