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Date & Time:
October 17, 2013 | 1:30 pm

Sara Tilley gives a presentation to students at Lord Beaverbrook High School as part of WordFest.

Date & Time:
September 24, 2013 - 7:00 pm to September 29, 2013 - 5:00 pm

As part of Phantom Wing, CDWP Writer-in-Residence Sara Tilley is collaborating with Calgary artists Sarah Smalik and Jamie Tea to create INFESTATION, a performance and installation collaboration in the soon-to-be-demolished wing of the King Edward School.

Date & Time:
September 13, 2013 | 8:30 pm

The Calgary Distinguished Writers Program presents Hello/Goodbye, an event that welcomes multidisciplinary writer Sara Tilley as the 2013-14 Canadian Writer-in-Residence, and celebrates the completion of Deborah Willis' CDWP residency.

Date & Time:
March 12, 2013 | 8:30 pm

University of Alberta Writer-in-Residence Marina Endicott switches campuses to read from her novel-in-progress Hughtopia and speak on how public writing – book club visitations, writers’ festivals, and even being a writer-in-residence – feeds into or disrupts the writing process. 

Date & Time:
February 14, 2013 | 7:30 pm

The Calgary Distinguished Writers Program has the privilege of bringing this Booker Prize-winning Queen of CanLit to MacEwan Hall on Valentine’s Day, where she will deliver a reading with commentary, followed by a Q&A and book signing, as our 2012-13 Distinguished Visiting Writer.

Date & Time:
February 2, 2013 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A pioneer of Calgary's punk music scene.

The 2012 Colophon Prize winner.

A GG-nominated short story master.

 Any questions?

Date & Time:
January 22, 2013 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A discussion addressing the writing life, the world of publishing, and what it means to be an advocate of the literary arts.

Date & Time:
October 13, 2012 | 4:30 pm

Deborah Willis reads at WordFest's Saturday Sampler in Banff.

Date & Time:
September 13, 2012 | 8:30 pm

The Calgary Distinguished Writers Program presents Hello Goodbye, an event that welcomes GG-nominated fiction writer Deborah Willis as the 2012-13 Canadian Writer-in-Residence, and celebrates the completion of Jeramy Dodds’ CDWP residency

Date & Time:
March 14, 2012 | 8:30 pm

The Calgary Distinguished Writers Program brings poet Billy Collins to Calgary as the 2012 Calgary Distinguished Visiting Writer.

Date & Time:
March 8, 2012 | 7:30 pm

The Calgary Distinguished Writers Program in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Calgary, presents a free evening of stories under a full moon from Richard Van Camp, University of Alberta Writer-in-Residence.

Date & Time:
January 18, 2012 | 7:00 pm

Canadian Writer-in-Residence Jeramy Dodds, with past Writers-in-Residence Marcello Di Cintio, Rosemary Nixon, and Richard Harrison, had a chance to meet, read from new and old worksand share highlights of their current and past terms with the Calgary Distinguished Writers Program. 

Date & Time:
November 30, 2011 | 3:00 pm

Join Jeramy Dodds and Naomi K Lewis, Writer-in-Residence, Calgary Public Library, in a joint reading.

Date & Time:
November 22, 2011 | 8:00 pm

Migratory Words Writers' Collective in Canmore offers an open invitation to all to enjoy nibbles and a glass of wine, and listen to readings from Jeramy Dodds and Peter Learn.  

Date & Time:
October 14, 2011 | 9:00 pm

Jeramy Dodds, along with writers Tanya Davis, Kaie Kellough, Dany Laferriere, and Angela Sill will read from their latest works at this exclusive WordFest event in at the Banff Centre. 

Date & Time:
October 11, 2011 | 7:00 pm

Join Canadian Writer-in-Residence Jeramy Dodds and a host of today's other hottest writers for food, drinks, and conversation at the beautiful Hotel Le Germain.

Date & Time:
September 29, 2011 | 8:00 pm

CDWP Writer-in-Residence, Jeramy Dodds, and Calgary Public Library's Writer-in-Residence, Naomi K. Lewis, will talk about what to expect from a visit to a writer-in-residence and will read from their works.  

Date & Time:
September 23, 2011 | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Jeramy Dodds joins golf pro Bobby Wilson and a committed group of Literary Loudmouths to raise awareness and funds for the Calgary Learning Centre at the PGI Golf Tournament.

Date & Time:
September 15, 2011 | 8:30 pm

The Calgary Distinguished Writers Program celebrates its Writers-in-Residence with a free public reading from incoming Writer-in-Residence Jeramy Dodds and outgoing Writer-in-Residence Oana Avasilichioaei.

Date & Time:
July 12, 2011 | 8:00 pm


Date & Time:
June 20, 2011 | 8:30 pm

On Monday, June 20, 2011, hex laboratorium invites you to an electrotechno cabaret of sound, visual and poetic inventions.

Date & Time:
May 7, 2011 | 2:00 pm

Tremendous Readings from Top Alberta Authors Oana Avasilichioaei, Rosemary Griebel, Betty Jane Hegerat, Barb Howard, Lee Kvern, Fred Stenson, and Ron Wood.

Date & Time:
March 31, 2011 | 8:30 pm

In What the %@&*! Happened to Comics?, Art Spiegelman takes his audience on a chronological tour of the evolution of comics, all the while explaining the value of this medium and why it should not be ignored.

Date & Time:
March 10, 2011 | 7:30 pm

On March 10, Calgarians will have a unique opportunity to see three of the most innovative contemporary writers and thinkers, together for the first time in North America, at Calgary’s Arrata Opera Centre. 

Date & Time:
March 5, 2011 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tex(t)ech is an interactive laboratory that will bring together artists, technologists, media practitioners and writers to translate across medias and mediums, work collaboratively and explore ideas of narrative, textual movement, performance and sound action.