Past Events

David Mitchell in Conversation with Lisa Christiansen

Sunday, July 26

The Vancouver Writers Fest and Toronto International Festival of Authors are proud to present David Mitchell in Conversation with Lisa Christiansen on Sunday, July 26 to celebrate his latest novel, “Utopia Avenue.”

Mini Incite: A Celebration of Indigenous Voices with the BC and Yukon Book Prize Finalists

Wednesday, June 17

Join us to celebrate three of the finalists of the 2020 BC and Yukon Book Prizes with a stirring live discussion on Wednesday, June 17.

My Roots: Free Writing Workshop

Saturday, June 13 and Sunday, June 14

Through a mix of writing exercises and easy lessons on how to write well, workshop facilitator Doretta Lau encourages writers working at all levels to think imaginatively about places and landscapes called ‘home’.

Celebrating Asian Canadian Writing in BC

Sunday, May 31

Celebrate the talent of local writers Janie Chang, David Ly and Lindsay Wong, moderated by Jen Sookfong Lee, on YouTube Live this Sunday, May 31.

Kenneth Oppel in Conversation with Kevin Sylvester

Wednesday, May 20

Join bestselling authors and friends, Kenneth Oppel and Kevin Sylvester, on YouTube Live as they discuss the first novel of Oppel’s new trilogy, Bloom.

Daniel Kalla in Conversation with Marsha Lederman

Tuesday, May 12

Join us on Tuesday, May 12 for a riveting, timely and thrilling conversation between Daniel Kalla, ER doctor and bestselling author, and Marsha Lederman, Globe and Mail Western Arts Correspondent.

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