by Feet Banks
Whistler’s visual arts scene is well established (and well documented) but these mountains have also inspired generations of wordsmiths, readers and folks of the literary persuasion. Read More
STAR COMEDIAN, VIDEO-GAME KING & BLUES MAN GET TO THE POINT!
For anyone who’s ever wondered what it would be like to do killer stand-up comedy, write a riveting adventure for a video game, or get down with their own blues lyrics, Writers Adventure Camp at The Point Artist-Run Centre Read More
Heather O’Neill is the Montreal author of Lullabies for Little Criminals, winner of CBC’s Canada Reads competition. She is also a two-time Scotiabank Giller finalist: for the Girl Who Was Saturday Night in 2014 and Daydreams of Angels in 2015. Read More
Information Session: TWS Whistler
In this blended version of The Writer’s Studio, Simon Fraser University’s award-winning creative writing program, students will participate in workshops in Whistler while completing their coursework online. Read More
Simon Fraser University is pleased to announce The Writer’s Studio will be available in Whistler, starting Fall 2016. Fiction author, Whistler Writers Festival Director, and TWS Alumna, Stella Harvey will be mentor for the TWS Whistler mentor group. Read More
Saturday April 16, 2016, 4pm at Nita Lake Lodge
Ross Pehall’s artwork will be on display and the author will say a few words and sign copies of his book.
Books available for purchase at the event from Armchair Books. Read More
First awards for Canadian self-published books to debut at Whistler Writers Festival
The inaugural Whistler Independent Book Awards, jointly produced by the Whistler Writing Society and publishing and editorial services company Vivalogue Publishing, will launch at the Whistler Writers Festival in Read More
Every year the Whistler Writers Festival brings together talented writers from across Canada and around the world, but it also offers up an array of musical talent from Whistler, the Sea-to-Sky area and Vancouver. Read More
The call for Submissions has been extended until August 21 - Apply Today!
Over 50 acclaimed writers attending. Tickets go on sale August 10. Read More