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Everyone’s Star Shines Bright

“From news makers to ground breakers, oracles to emerging powerhouses, bestsellers to game changers, every author’s insights, star power, and books are showcased for maxium impact and audience connection. With 40+ writers coming from across Canada, the U.S., and Ireland, we’re bringing the best of the world to Calgary.” –Shelley Youngblut, Wordfest CEO & Creative Ringleader

“Wordfest has jettisoned readings in favour of much more exciting and wide-ranging conversations with writers punctuated with tightrope-worthy events that will keep me coming back for many years to come!” -Charlotte Gill