It goes without saying that, here at the Vancouver Writers Fest, we’re passionate about storytelling in all its forms. So we couldn’t be more excited about our community partnership with the Vancouver International Film Festival, one of our favourite showcases of diverse, potent visual narratives.Read More
Iron Dog Books is a mobile bookseller dedicated to bringing low cost reading to Tsleil-Waututh, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh and Musqueam territories (metro Vancouver). They sell both used and new books, based out of UniverCity at SFU on top of Burnaby Mountain and at other locations around the lower mainland.Read More
Our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai shares must-read youth books by authors participating in this year’s Vancouver Writers Fest, from October 21-27.
by Julie Flett
In this picturebook by Cree-Métis author Julie Flett, a young girl feels lonely and out of place when she moves from the country to a small town.Read More
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.Read More