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Date & Time:
October 14, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

This timely showcase features an uncensored conversation with authors whose works explore the vulnerability of human rights in an increasingly polarized world. Be prepared to be challenged, as they delve into hot-button topics such as the refugee crisis, extremist politics, and genocide. This event is hosted by Aditya Badami.

Date & Time:
September 8, 2017 | 7:30 pm

With Denise Chong and Shane Book

Date & Time:
April 25, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Jaspreet Singh, former CDWP Writer-in-Residence, now Writer-in-Residence at the University of Alberta, returns to Calgary for a reading.

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March 29, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The English and Film Studies Writer-in Residence Program at the University of Alberta presents a reading and film-screening by Shane Book

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February 16, 2017 | 7:30 pm

CDWP celebrates Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon with fun pre-events and a reading and book signing with the author.

We are sorry - this is event is sold out. Get on the waiting list here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/an-evening-with-pulitzer-prize-winning-author-michael-chabon-tickets-30310481466

Watch live webcast of the event, Feb. 16.

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February 10, 2017 | 5:00 pm

CDWP celebrates Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon with fun pre-events and a reading and book signing with the author.

Date & Time:
February 9, 2017 | 7:00 pm

Due to weather conditions and parking bans in effect around Memorial Park, this event is postponed till Feb. 9 at 7 p.m.

CDWP celebrates Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon with fun pre-events and a reading and book signing with the author.

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September 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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September 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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September 16, 2016 | 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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September 16, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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September 16, 2016 | 9:45 am - 11:30 am
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September 16, 2016 | 9:45 am - 11:30 am
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September 16, 2016 | 8:30 am - 9:30 am
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February 11, 2016 | 7:30 pm

The CDWP presents An Evening With Zadie Smith, 2015-16 Distinguished Visiting Writer, at MacEwan Hall.

Date & Time:
February 8, 2016 | 7:00 pm

Dr. Pamela McCallum gives a talk on Zadie Smith’s novella “The Embassy of Cambodia.” Attend this event for a chance to win one of two pairs of tickets to the February 11 event at MacEwan Hall.

Date & Time:
February 4, 2016 | 7:00 pm

Nick Thran delivers a talk and facilitates a discussion on two of Zadie Smith's books. Attend this event for a chance to win one of two pairs of tickets to the February 11 event at MacEwan Hall.

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November 10, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Nick Thran, Deborah Willis, and Derek Beaulieu each champion a Giller finalist before the live broadcast of The Scotiabank Giller Prize.

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October 28, 2015 | 7:00 pm

Roberta Rees, the CDWP's first ever Writer-in-Residence, reads from a novel in progress in support of Steven Ross Smith's book launch.

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