Poster for Dick Lit's Trivia Night

Dick Lit’s Trivia Night

How much do you know about impossible love, Italy, murder, and Anne Hathaway? Join the Calgary Public Library and Wordfest for the launch of Calgary’s most guilt-free trivia competition.

Poster for Wordfest Presents Karen Connelly

Karen Connelly

Happily married, great career, mother of two—what more could a woman possibly want? Join Wordfest and the Calgary Public Library for an evening with award-winning author Karen Connelly.

Photo of George Saunders

George Saunders

A much-anticipated Calgary appearance, join Wordfest for this afternoon with New York Times bestselling-author George Saunders and his first novel, Lincoln in the Bardo.

Photo of Cecilia Ekbäck

Cecilia Ekbäck

Taking place a hundred years after the shocking events of Wolf Winter, The Midnight Sun is set under the searing light of a sun that never quite sets. Join Wordfest for this spine-chilling evening.

Photo of Heather O'Neill

Heather O’Neill

Featuring critically acclaimed author and two-time Giller Prize shortlisted nominee, join Wordfest and the Calgary Public Library for an evening with Heather O’Neill.

Poster for Wordfest Presents Eden Robinson

Eden Robinson

Presented by Wordfest, join Eden Robinson and host Eric Volmers for this compelling conversation on everyday teen existence, Indigenous beliefs, and family dynamics.