Did you attend a Festival event this year with so many witty phrases or unique perspectives you wish you could listen to them again? Is there an author you missed who you would love to hear speak?
We’re sharing a festive advent calendar of discussions this year, with 12 live recordings from our 2018 October Festival events available on Soundcloud.
Enjoy the official countdown via our Facebook page, or choose your favourite imaginings via our Soundcloud account:
- Sisonke Msimang in Conversation with Minelle Mahtani
- Purely Poetry, with Billy-Ray Belcourt, Julie Bruck, Canisia Lubrin and Shazia Hafiz Ramji
- The Writing Life, with Cherie Dimaline, Sabrina Mahfouz, Eden Robinson, Vivek Shraya and Waubgeshig Rice
- An Intimate Evening with Gary Shteyngart
- Wise Guys, with Randy Boyagoda, Patrick deWitt and Gary Shteyngart
- The Evolution of Man, with Rachel Giese, Jamil Jivani and Daemon Fairless
- Jodi Picoult in Conversation with Marsha Lederman
- UK Voices, with Aminatta Forna, Deborah Levy and Sarah Winman
- The Interviews with Amber Dawn, featuring Daemon Fairless, Brian Goldman and Vivek Shraya
- Deborah Levy in Conversation with Marsha Lederman
- Dr. Brian Goldman in Conversation with Gloria Macarenko
- Buffy Sainte-Marie in Conversation with Andrea Warner
With best wishes for the holidays from your friends at the Vancouver Writers Fest.