The Vancouver Writers Fest is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of beloved writer Graeme Gibson this morning, on September 18th, 2019.
“Our condolences go out to Margaret Atwood on the passing of her partner, the great Canadian novelist and conservationist, Graeme Gibson,” said Leslie Hurtig, Artistic Director.
Love books, stories, reading and the arts? Want to be a part of an open, accepting and inclusive community? Then the Vancouver Writers Fest is the place for you!
Check out these exciting literary events coming up. Remember to submit your own event here.
Twisted Poets Literary Salon
Thursday, July 25 at 7pm
This edition of the Twisted Poets Literary Salon features Daniel G Scott, Bill Arnott, Jude Neale & Bonnie Nish, hosted by Bonnie Nish.
In the heart of the summer, is there anything more relaxing than taking up residence in the shade with a glass of lemonade in one hand and a good book in the other?
Our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai shares must-read books for youth by authors participating in this year’s Festival, from October 21-27.
by Cale Atkinson
Did you know that unicorn horns are made of 50% magic, 45% mystery and 5% sugar?
British Columbia is home to many spectacular literary festivals including the Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts (SCFWA) which is running August 15-18 this year.