Wednesday is wrapping up (with stellar events, let me say), but our live interview series marches on. We got to talk with seven amazing authors—Michael Robotham, Michael Hingston, Cherie Dimaline, Gary Shteyngart, Winnie Yeung, Shazia Hafiz Ramji, and Rachel Giese—and now you can watch these conversations to your hearts content right here.Read More
The Festival is off to a strong start, our programming well under way with our first day of events almost finished.
Today we had the pleasure of conducting a few not-too-formal interviews, as part of our live interview series, with stellar authors Kate Harris, Ondjaki, Lisa Moore, Iain Reid and Kenneth Oppel, as well as our own wonderful Artistic Director, Leslie Hurtig.Read More
The Festival will host more than 80 events this month, and we want to make it easy for you to attend as many as possible.Read More
The Vancouver Writers Fest is thrilled to announce our series of Facebook Live Author Interviews.
Every hour on the hour, between 10AM-5PM (with a few special exceptions), we’ll sit down with your favourite Writers Fest authors in the wonderful Iron Dog Books mobile bookstore for 15 minutes of questions.Read More
Our intern Jaiden Dembo recommends these epic authors who live life on the wild side:
For everyone who longs for adventure; the thrill and excitement of the unknown; the adrenalin rush of danger with your heart in your throat—these authors will take you there.Read More
We’re pleased to support The Fictionals for a wonderful comedy event happening Thursday, October 18th at 8PM.
Words in Motion is the crossover event we’ve been waiting for—improv comedy and literature collide in what will be an epic and hilarious performance inspired by audience suggestions, classic lit, and modern bookshelf hits.Read More