The Whistler Writing Society welcomes all members of the community to attend our Annual General Meeting Wednesday August 21st from 6 – 7 p.m. at the Whistler Public Library. Light refreshments will be served. Following the meeting award-winning author and humourist Susan Juby will lead a creative writing workshop Poke the Soufflé from 7 – […]
Unpacking the Idea of Home Writing Contest Do you live in the Sea to Sky Corridor, and want to try your hand at a writing contest? The Unpacking the Idea of Home Writing Contest is now open for entry to anyone living in the Sea to Sky region between Lions Bay and Lillooet. Writers may […]
Sat. May 18 | 3 – 4:30pm | Whistler Public Library | Free Writing the lives of a tribe can be a challenge. With their unique rituals, totems and taboos, tribes can be hard for outsiders to understand — and this is as true for the tribe of outdoor adventurers as it is for any […]
Travel, Place, Identity: Unpacking the Idea of Home May 17 | 7pm | Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre | Tickets $22 [templatic_button link=”https://whistlerwritersfest.ticketleap.com/unpacking-the-idea-of-home/” size=”large” type=”basic”] BUY TICKETS [/templatic_button] How is our sense of self influenced by where we live, or where we travel? What will we find when we examine our sense of place under the […]
March 12, 2019: Whistler, B.C. – The Whistler Writing Society is delighted to offer the creative writing session Building Worlds: Speculative Fiction Workshop with Rachel Hartman, Saturday April 13 from 10am – noon at the Whistler Public Library. Buy tickets. In this workshop award-winning YA author Rachel Hartman, author of Seraphina and Tess of the […]
Illuminating Worlds Reading Event Featuring Four Authors, Four Genres Tickets on sale now at whistlerwritersfest.com May 22, 2018: Whistler, B.C. – The Whistler Writers Festival is excited to announce the line-up for its second event in the Spring Reading Series, Illuminating Worlds, which will take place Friday June 22 at the Squamish Lil’wat […]
Katherine Fawcett is hosting a reading from her new short story collection The Little Washer of Sorrows at Vancouver’s grooviest bookstore: Pulpfiction Books/ (Main Street location)
Writers Adventure Camp at The Point Artist-Run Centre on beautiful Alta Lake in Whistler, BC, provides a unique weekend-long immersive experience for both published and emerging writers.
Join Katherine for a reading, book signing & live music. Spruce Grove Field House Spruce Grove Park Whistler, BC KFawcett launch poster
The Points of Departure Reading Series is a collaboration between the Whistler Writers Festival and The Point Artist-Run Centre.