Offering a fresh perspective on the upcoming provincial election, join Wordfest as it co-presents this stellar lineup, all of whom exemplify Alberta Views magazine’s trademark intellectual rigour.
Join the Centre for Newcomers and Wordfest to celebrate the launch of the 30th Anniversary Legacy Gift to the Community featuring an unforgettable conversation with Doug Saunders, author of Maximum Canada.
Have a great chat about what you’ve read with an equally engaged group of book lovers and join Wordfest for its monthly book club. This January, read Washington Black and take part in the conversation.
Shane Koyczan is often regarded as Canada’s best-known spoken word poet. Powerfully engaging and authentic in attitude, don’t miss this High Performance Rodeo headliner alongside special guest, Kris Demeanor.
Your chance to hear from the esteemed former Governor General and author of the bestsellers The Idea of Canada and Ingenious, join Wordfest for an on-stage interview and audience Q&A with David Johnston.
Have a great chat about what you’ve read with an equally engaged group of book lovers and join Wordfest for its monthly book club. This November, read Motherhood: A Novel and take part in the conversation.
Hosted by Doug Dirks and Wordfest, actor, writer, director, comedian, and Montreal Canadiens superfan Jay Baruchel is in Calgary for one night only to present his laugh-out-loud memoir, Born Into It: A Fan’s Life.
Join Wordfest as Eden Robinson presents her latest novel, Trickster Drift, the second book in her captivating Trickster trilogy that began with the 2017 Scotiabank Giller Prize-nominated Son of a Trickster.
Don’t miss this riveting conversation with Canadian astronaut Dave Williams. Hosted by Paul Karchut and Wordfest, the evening includes an on-stage interview followed by an audience Q&A and book signing.