News Releases

October 8, 2014 - Top literary prize nominees coming to Vancouver Writers Fest

August 18, 2014 - Vancouver Writers Fest a magnet for readers and international authors

July 31, 2014 - Six Special Events Bookend the Vancouver Writers Fest

January 15, 2014 - Winners of 15th annual Vancouver Writers Fest Poetry and Short Story Contest announced

October 29, 2013 - Record attendance and revenues wrap up Vancouver Writers Fest

October 24, 2013 - Intrepid traveller and writer brings a week of words to Cranbrook

October 16, 2013 - New Event with 2013 Booker Prize Winner Added to Writers Fest

September 16, 2013 - Five Giller Prize nominees coming to Vancouver Writers Fest

August 14, 2013 - Largest lineup ever for this year’s Vancouver Writers Fest

October 22, 2012- Vancouver Writers Fest wraps up 25th anniversary with record attendance.

October 18, 2012 - Award-Winning Author in Masset as Writer in Residence

October 15, 2012 - Project Bookmark Canada installs first Vancouver bookmark at Pender & Gore

October 2, 2012 - Governor General’s Literary Award finalists at Vancouver Writers Fest

October 1, 2012 - Three Giller Prize finalists in Vancouver Writers Fest lineup

September 4, 2012 - Five Giller Prize contenders coming to Vancouver Writers Fest

August 21, 2012- Vancouver Writers Fest celebrates 25 years of hosting world’s best writers

January 11, 2012 - 2011 Writing Contest Winners Announced

October 11, 2011 - Four finalists for Governor General’s Literary Awards coming next week to Vancouver International Writers Festival

October 10, 2011 - Award-Winning Author in Port Alice as Writer in Residence

October 4, 2011 - All six Giller Prize finalists part of Vancouver International Writers Festival lineup

September 9, 2011 - Diversity key to attracting 7,000 students to Vancouver International Writers Festival

August 24, 2011 - Stellar lineup of best international and Canadian authors coming to Vancouver

August 23, 2011 - Filmmaker Michael Moore to talk in Vancouver about new memoir

January 13, 2011 - VIWF launches Incite - a free reading series at VPL

October 28, 2010 - Award-winning authors attract crowds to 67 events

October 25, 2010 - Nova Scotia Poet Laureate in Trail as Writer in Residence

October 18, 2010 - Festival bringing 100 international and Canadian authors to Vancouver tomorrow

September 27, 2010 - Author of exposé on Vancouver’s missing women to present in Downtown Eastside

September 7, 2010 - Tickets for October Festival on sale tomorrow

August 26, 2010 - October Festival to bring best international and Canadian authors to Vancouver

January 15, 2010 - 2009 VIWF Writing Contest Winners Announced

October 26, 2009 - Writers Festival Sets Record for Sold out Events

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