WordFest

Event Details

  • WordFest is a not-for-profit organization that brings readers and writers together through the power of story.

    WordFest hosts year-round literary events in Calgary, Banff and Bow Valley featuring the world’s best writers. Over 700 writers have been presented at these events over the past 17 years, including Margaret Atwood, Douglas Coupland, John Irving, Chuck Palahniuk, Richard Ford, Alexander McCall Smith and David Suzuki.

    WordFest’s main event is a six-day literary festival that features upwards of 70 writers from the local, national and international stage. The Festival has approximately 60 separate events and attracts an audience of over 14,000. Some events also offer programming in multiple languages such as French and Spanish. Festival events take place across Calgary and in Banff through founding production partner, The Banff Centre.

  • 10/9/12 at 4:30 PM -
    10/14/12 at 6:00 PM
  • Where
    Banff, Alberta, Canada Map
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    WordFest
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