Experience the literary side of musicians Geoff Berner, Kris Demeanor, Rae Spoon, Ron Sexmith and more of the world’s most engaging writers at Wordfest next month in Calgary. Designed to spark conversations between readers and writers, the festival serves up life-changing ideas at theatres around Calgary, and at Wordfest’s new home in Memorial Park Library.
Now in its 22nd year, Wordfest is becoming known for its fierce advocacy of emerging talent, strong voices, Indigenous culture, and delighting audiences with highly entertaining shows. At its heart, it remains a love fest between readers and writers and reignites a love for great storytelling in every genre and for Calgarians of all ages. Don’t miss the 2017 Wordfest running October 9 to 15! For more information and to buy tickets, visitwordfest.com.