Combining African history, mythology and his own rich imagination, Man Booker prize winning author Marlon James captivated the world with his bestselling fantasy novel Black Leopard, Red Wolf.Read More
Jungle Perspectives: Learning from the Work of Jane Goodall
Thursday, January 30 at 7pm
Dr. John Crocker spent eight months as a student studying families of wild chimpanzees with Jane Goodall in Tanzania and shared the lessons he learned there in his book, Following Fifi.Read More
Our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai shares must-read books from recent releases.
What’s Up, Maloo?
by Genevieve Godbout
If you’re looking for a gorgeously illustrated book about an adorable kangaroo – especially when the Australian kangaroos are fighting for survival against bushfires – look no further then Genevieve Godbout’s What’s Up, Maloo?Read More
‘Tis the season for best-of lists and recommended reads. It should come as no surprise that the Vancouver Writers Fest team is full of voracious readers.Read More
From an incisive conversation on justice through action with Tanya Talaga to an uproarious symposium on balancing comedy and compassion with Elif Batuman, Anakana Schofield and Mona Awad, the 2019 Fest’s 80+ events covered a breathtaking range of topics.Read More