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Check out these great photos from this year’s WGA Conference, Juxtapositions. (Click any image to enlarge!) Thank you to everyone who attended and to all our incredible speakers and presenters. Special thanks to Monique de St. Croix for taking all these wonderful images!
Check out these great photos from this year’s Alberta Literary Awards Gala! Thank you to everyone who came out to help us celebrate this year’s awards. Special thanks to Monique de St. Croix for taking all these wonderful images!
Monday, November 20th 2017 | 5:30—10:00 pm WURST Beer Hall & Restaurant at 2437 4th St SW, Calgary | Private Room Downstairs $20 after October 2 | $25 at the door GET YOUR TICKETS HERE ALL proceeds go toward literacy programs in Southern Alberta With the support of Shelf Life Books and Freehand Books, the Writers’ Guild of Alberta will host Calgary’s 8th annual celebration […]
WGA HOLIDAY PARTY with author Marty Chan and fiddler Daniel Gervais Date: Thursday, December 7 Time: 7:00 p.m. Place: The Almanac, 10351 Whyte Avenue, Edmonton Event: Readings, music, holiday cheer! $5 for members, $10 for non-members Our annual holiday party is always a great way to kick off the festive season with Edmonton’s writing community! […]
“What Lurks Beneath: Subtext and Theme” with Cara Hedley Saturday, September 23, 2017 10:00 am – 11:00 am Online $25 for members, $35 for non-members Describing his famous “Iceberg Theory,” Hemingway wrote, “If a writer of prose knows enough about what he is writing he may omit things that he knows and the reader, if […]
20% WGA Discount on Wordfest Festival Pass – October 9-15, 2017 Use promo code WOW at checkout on Eventbrite: eventbrite.ca/e/wordfest-festival-pass-october-9-15-tickets-34259234292 We can’t wait for you to sample all the timely and tasty treats Wordfest has cooked up for the 2017 Festival. For one week in October, the most delicious writers from Canada and the rest […]
Mila Philipzig was born in Manila, Philippines and arrived in Edmonton in 1984 with a grant for graduate studies at the University of Alberta. After completing her Master’s, she moved to Germany on a scholarship towards a PhD. In Munich, she met her husband and they have one son. Mila and family have lived in […]
WGA Fall Kick-off YYC: Write Every Day (Workshop) Saturday, September 23rd 10:15—1:15pm Please note that doors open at 10:00am sharp! WGA members $10 | $45 non-members Memorial Park Library Main Floor Salon | 1221 2 St SW, Calgary, AB Registration Now Open! Join the WGA and author Lisa Pasold for a discussion about the evolution of […]