A celebration of literacy: Calgary Wordfest 2016

Oct 6 2016, 8:00 pm

Calgary’s Wordfest is back for another year of connecting readers with some of the world’s most engaging writers.

This 10-day festival brings together lovers of literature and includes readings, workshops, and panel discussions perfect for any bookworm.

Notable events include: a morning with Madeleine Thien, a staged reading by Governor General’s Literary Award nominated playwright, actor and director Karen Hines, and the legendary Literary Death Match.

Calgary Wordfest 2016

When: Friday, October 7 to Sunday, October 16

Where: Various locations, check website for details and full schedule

Tickets: Available online