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Fri, May 20

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Michael Crummey and Chris Cleave Storify

May 20, 2016: The Banff Centre, Calgary Public Library and Wordfest hosted an evening with Chris Cleave, acclaimed author of Little Bee, and Michael Crummey, award-winning Canadian poet and author of short stories and novels.

Guy Gavriel Kay Storify

May 16, 2016: Wordfest hosted an evening with the international bestselling author of the groundbreaking novels Under Heaven, River of Stars, and now his latest Children of Earth and Sky set in a world where history and fantasy collide.

Wordfest Youth Schedule Announced

Book Wordfest Youth 2016 Tickets Today! This year’s lineup features impactful coming-of-age stories, dynamic science fiction novels and whimsical picture books that will engage students...
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Micah White and Blake Brooker — Full Audio

Wordfest presented Adbusters guru and protest innovator Micah White in conversation with Blake Brooker about his new book, The End of Protest, April 15, 2016, at the Big Secret Theatre in Arts Commons.
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