Event Directory Search for upcoming events Picks and Previews Plan ahead to check out these not-to-be-missed events All Theatre Dance Music Film & Media Visual Art Literary Festival Promotion Free Literary Barbara Gowdy | Photo: Courtesy of Wordfest May 18, 2017 Barbara Gowdy Wordfest presents an evening with acclaimed author at the Calgary Public Library Amy Jo Espetveidt Location John Dutton Theatre, Calgary Public Library 616 Macleod Tr. SE Price $17 - $20 Buy Tickets Explore the limits of the human mind with internationally acclaimed author Barbara Gowdy’s latest fictional tour de force, Little Sister. An impassioned tale of a woman’s determination to help a stranger, and to come to terms with a death she always felt responsible for, join Wordfest and the Calgary Public Library for this on-stage interview, reading, and book signing hosted by Mojo Anderson. Wordfest presents Barbara Gowdy at 7:00pm on May 18, 2017 at the John Dutton Theatre, Calgary Public Library (616 Macleod Tr. SE).