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Local authors strut their stuff at Vancouver International Writers Festival
I haven’t laughed so hard since I was at similar festivals back in Maine.
Oct 20th, 2011
Vancouver International Writers & Readers Festival: books you need to read
The Vancouver International Writers & Readers Festival is showcasing novelists, non fiction writers and poets whose work was released in the last year. Books and authors to look out for are...
Oct 19th, 2011
Jen Sookfong Lee talks about burlesque, Asian stereotypes, and the Vancouver International Writers Festival
Vancouver-based author Jen Sookfong Lee is a lot different in person than I pictured her while reading her latest novel, The Better Mother, a romantic and sensuous story about the...
Oct 18th, 2011
BookNet Canada's August bestseller lists
This fall, everyone is picking up a book, and with good cause: The Vancouver International Writers Festival is coming up in October, so let's all help promote Canadian and international writers...
Sep 9th, 2011
Tickets for Vancouver Writers Festival on sale today
Tickets for events at the Vancouver International Writers & Readers Festival go on sale to the public today (Wednesday, Sept. 8). The Writers Festival is set for Oct. 19 to 24 on Granville Island...
Sep 8th, 2010
Writers Festival to host a remarkable literary line up
The Vancouver International Writers & Readers Festival, rated in July by the Canadian Tourism Commission as the number one literary festival in all of Canada, will present some of the biggest...
Aug 30th, 2010
Spoken World Takes Writing and Music in a New Direction
The stage of Performance Works at Granville Island was transformed last night as musicians and authors came together to present Spoken World, a literature event presented by the Vancouver...
Feb 19th, 2010
Vancouver Writers Festival Sets Record for Sold-Out Events
The Vancouver International Writers & Readers Festival wrapped up on Sunday, breaking all previous records for sold-out events.
Oct 27th, 2009