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Date & Time:
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.

Date & Time:
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.

Date & Time:
October 15, 2015 | 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Nick Thran, along with 8 other poets, use the stage as the page, cabaret-style, and push the limits of the spoken and written word.

Date & Time:
October 7, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Bring one page of your writing and sign up for the best 10-minute one-on-one consultation you've ever had.

Date & Time:
September 10, 2015 | 7:30 pm

The Calgary Distinguished Writers Program presents Hello/Goodbye, an event that welcomes poet Nick Thran as the 2015-16 Canadian Writer-in-Residence, and celebrates the completion of Ian Williams' CDWP residency.

Date & Time:
March 3, 2015 | 7:00 pm

Ian Williams reads work from a writer who has influenced his own practice, David Foster Wallace.

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February 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm

Minister Faust, University of Alberta Writer-in-Residence, will read from his Edmonton-based novels and discuss the importance of contemporary regional Can-Lit for Canadian readers and students.

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February 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm

Ian Williams and Lee Kvern talk about the good, the bad, and the ugly of fiction.

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