Upcoming Events

May

Imagine On Air presents Jeff VanderMeer
May 11 @ 7 PM MT FREE
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Imagine On Air is thrilled to present Jeff VanderMeer and his new novel Hummingbird Salamander. This special one-hour conversation on Wordfest.com will be hosted by Wordfest's Creative Ringleader Shelley Youngblut. It's free and, if you RSVP, we'll send you a reminder on the afternoon of the show, as well as our unique Digital Doggie Bag the next day with bonus extras sparked by the conversation. READ MORE
Imagine On Air presents Dr. David Goldbloom
May 13 @ 7 PM MT FREE
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Wordfest’s Imagine On Air is honoured to present leading psychiatrist and mental health care advocate Dr. David Goldbloom and his timely new book We Can Do Better: Urgent Innovations to Improve Mental Health Access and Care. The hour-long conversation will start at 7:00 PM MT. (The pre-show will begin at 6:50 PM.) READ MORE
Imagine On Air presents Camilla Gibb
May 18 @ 7 PM MT FREE
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Imagine On Air is thrilled to present Camilla Gibb and her new novel The Relatives. This special one-hour conversation on Wordfest.com will be hosted by Wordfest's Creative Ringleader Shelley Youngblut. It's free and, if you RSVP, we'll send you a reminder on the afternoon of the show, as well as our unique Digital Doggie Bag the next day with bonus extras sparked by the conversation. You've seen the buzz about the new book. You know her biography and sublime backlist. Now we invite you to go deeper: into the big generous brain of Camilla Gibb. READ MORE
Imagine On Air presents Leslie Kern
May 20 @ 7 PM MT FREE
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Wordfest’s Imagine On Air presents Leslie Kern and her book Feminist City: A Field Guide. The hour-long conversation will start at 7:00 PM MT and will be hosted by City of Calgary Councillor Druh Farrell. (The pre-show will begin at 6:50 PM.) The livestream broadcast on Wordfest.com is free. If you RSVP, we'll send you a reminder on the afternoon of the show, as well as our unique Digital Doggie Bag the next day with bonus extras sparked by the conversation. READ MORE
Imagine On Air presents Rachel Kushner
May 25 @ 7 PM MT FREE
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Imagine On Air is thrilled to present Rachel Kushner and her new book The Hard Crowd. This special one-hour conversation on Wordfest.com will be hosted by Wordfest's Creative Ringleader Shelley Youngblut. It's free and, if you RSVP, we'll send you a reminder on the afternoon of the show, as well as our unique Digital Doggie Bag the next day with bonus extras sparked by the conversation. You've seen the buzz about the new book. You know her biography and riveting backlist. Now we invite you to go deeper: into the big generous brain of Rachel Kushner. READ MORE
Imagine On Air presents Jordan Abel
May 27 @ 7 PM MT FREE
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Imagine On Air is thrilled to present Jordan Abel and his astonishing new memoir NISHGA. This special one-hour conversation on Wordfest.com is free and will be hosted by author David Chariandy. If you RSVP, we'll send you a reminder on the afternoon of the show, as well as our unique Digital Doggie Bag the next day with bonus extras sparked by the conversation. READ MORE

June

Imagine On Air presents Thomas King
Jun 01 @ 7 PM MT $32 - $52
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Wordfest is honoured to present a very special Imagine On Air event with Thomas King upon the publication of his new novel Sufferance. The hour-long conversation will start at 7:00 PM MT and will be hosted by Iris Tupholme, Executive Publisher at HarperCollins and King’s longtime editor. (The pre-show will begin at 6:50 PM.) READ MORE
Imagine On Air presents Ivan Coyote
Jun 08 @ 7 PM MT FREE
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Imagine On Air presents audience favourite Ivan Coyote and their new book Care Of. You've seen the buzz about the new book. You know Ivan Coyote’s biography and fascinating backlist. Now we invite you to go deeper: into the big generous brain of Ivan Coyote. This special one-hour conversation on Wordfest.com will be hosted by Wordfest's Creative Ringleader Shelley Youngblut. READ MORE
Imagine On Air presents Dr. Jen Gunter
Jun 10 @ 7 PM MT FREE
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Imagine On Air is thrilled to be presenting fierce feminist icon, the world-renowned OB/GYN Dr. Jen Gunter and her new book The Menopause Manifesto. The hour-long conversation starts at 7:00 PM MT and will be hosted by journalist (and equally fierce icon) E. Jean Carroll. (The pre-show will begin at 6:50 PM.) The live-stream broadcast on Wordfest.com is free, and if you RSVP, we'll send you our unique Digital Doggie Bag after the show with links and extras sparked by this explosive pairing. READ MORE
Imagine On Air presents Lisa Taddeo
Jun 15 @ 7 PM MT FREE
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Imagine On Air is thrilled to present Lisa Taddeo and her new book, Animal: A Novel.  This special one-hour conversation on Wordfest.com will be hosted by Wordfest's Creative Ringleader Shelley Youngblut. You know the buzz around her controversial 2019 non-fiction best-seller Three Women. Now everyone is talking about Animal. We can't wait to bring you deeper into the big generous brain of Lisa Taddeo. READ MORE
Imagine On Air presents Brandi Carlile
Jun 17 @ 7 PM MT $40
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Imagine On Air is thrilled to present the incomparable Brandi Carlile and her acclaimed memoir, Broken Horses. The exclusive Canadian conversation will start at 7:00 PM MT and is hosted by Wordfest’s Creative Ringleader Shelley Youngblut. (The pre-show will begin at 6:50 PM.) READ MORE
Imagine on Air presents Derek DelGaudio
Jun 22 @ 7 PM MT FREE
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Imagine On Air is thrilled to present Derek DelGaudio and his new book, Amoralman: A True Story and Other Lies. You've seen the buzz about the new book. You know his biography and fascinating career. Now we invite you to go deeper: into the big generous brain of Derek DelGaudio. This special one-hour conversation on Wordfest.com will be hosted by Wordfest's Creative Ringleader Shelley Youngblut. READ MORE

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