Kingston WritersFest

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The sixth annual Kingston Writersfest begins this week.Continue...

Kingston WritersFest launches virtual literary series

The Kingston WritersFest (KWF) was held online this September for the first time since its inception in 2006. Now, in collaboration with other literary festivals across Canada, KWF is launching a new virtual series called One Page.Continue...

2019 Massey Lecturer Sally Armstrong tackles female oppression at WritersFest

Kingston WritersFest’s last event of 2019 tackles women’s oppression throughout the past 10 millennia.Continue...

Annual writers’ festival makes literature local

Back again for its eleventh year, the Kingston WritersFest is setting up shop downtown for five full days over the next week.Continue...

On the Count of None examines reality through a surrealist lens

Allison Chisholm’s book On the Count of None is the culmination of years of hard work and random flashes of inspiration.Continue...

Exploring literary pathways at Kingston WritersFest

Running from September 27 to October 1, Kingston WritersFest returned for its ninth consecutive year. With a roster of some 60 different authors, the annual festival aims to promote various forms of the written word within the Kingston community.Continue...

Kingston WritersFest showcases well-rounded talent

“The buzz at this year's WritersFest was palpable,” said Barbara Bell, artistic director of Kingston WritersFest.Continue...

Q&A with David Mitchell

Last week, Kingston WritersFest hosted contemporary literary talent, including David Mitchell, a best-selling British author known for his works such as Cloud Atlas and The Bone Clocks.Continue...

Acclaimed authors talk freedom of expression

The muzzling of free press, the dismissal of media and the act of writing as activism were topics of a Kingston WritersFest discussion on Friday night.Continue...

Lived experience and learning: Kingston Writersfest

A guffaw, a chuckle and an unaccounted-for smile – they’re the telltale signs of another Kingston WriterFest filled with cultural and philosophical insight.

It’s the powerful moments of...Continue...

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