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      WORKSHOP 4: Panel Discussion: Publishers Roundtable Discussion

      October 13, 2017| 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.| Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $22

      We invite seven Canadian publishers Lynn Henry (Penguin Random House), Karen Haughian (Signature Editions), Taryn Boyd (Touchwood), Vici Johnstone (Caitlin Press), Don Gorman (Rocky Mountain Books), … Read More

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      WORKSHOP 5: Speed Dating: Pitch your Book/Idea to Publishers and Editors

      October 13, 2017 |  1:15 – 4:30 p.m. (with 20 min break) | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $50
      Sponsored by: Marquis Book Printing

      Get smack-dab in front of publishing decision- makers for 15 minutes to pitch your book or story idea one-on-one and receive feedback. Read More

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      READING EVENT 3: The Booklovers’ Workshop & Literary Salon I

      October 13, 2017| 4 – 5:30 p.m.| Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $20
      Caroline Adderson will lead an invigorating conversation with best-selling author Frances Itani on how to get the most out of a book discussion. Read More

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      WORKSHOP 6: 50 Is the New Writer

      October 13, 2017| 4 – 5:30 p.m.| Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $32
      With Lenore Rowntree. Read More

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      READING EVENT 4: Tasting the Divine: Cooks WithBooks

      October 13, 2017 | 6:15 – 7:30 p.m.| Audain Art Museum | $22
      Sponsored by: Night Owl Brewing

      A chefs’ reception and book signing with Caren McSherry, and Leah Garrad-Cole. Read More

    • Stephen Vogler

      READING EVENT 5: Literary Cabaret

      October 13, 2017 | 8p.m. | Maury Young Arts Centre | $22
      Sponsored by: Vivalogue

      Local musicians provide a vibrant and improvisational accompaniment to our guest authors as they read and perform from their masterworks. Read More

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      Williams, Jenny D.

      WILLIAMS, JENNY D. has lived and worked in the U.S., Germany, and Uganda. She holds an MFA from Brooklyn College and a BA from UC Berkeley. Read More

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      Watada, Terry

      WATADA, TERRY is a poet (with four published titles), a playwright (with seven plays produced), a short story writer (with a published collection), a children’s book writer (two titles), a historian (two titles), and writer of two manga. He has also edited several anthologies. Read More

    • Shari Ulrich Promo head shot 2013

      Ulrich, Shari

      ULRICH, SHARI’s 40 year career, from Pied Pumkin through The Hometown Band, and on as a solo artist and multi-instrumentalist has lead to 24 albums including her collaboration with Bill Henderson and Roy Forbes (UHF) Barney Bentall & Tom Taylor (BTU), and the bluegrass band The High Bar Gang. Read More

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      Taylor, Drew Hayden

      TAYLOR, DREW HAYDEN is an Ojibway from the Curve Lake First Nations in Ontario and an award-winning playwright, journalist, short-story writer, novelist, commentator, script-writer and documentarian. Read More