PAST

EVENTS  


THE FESTIVAL OF LITERARY DIVERSITY

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The Festival of Literary Diversity includes more than 25 unique sessions over three days with over thirty of Canada’s most exciting authors in historic downtown Brampton May 4-8 2017.







Yes, You Can!








Thursday, October 19
1:00pm
Revue Stage
1601 Johnston St.
 

Granville

Vancouver

Every year, the Festival brings together a diverse mix of the world’s greatest writers, thinkers, humanitarians, politicians, business leaders, sports people and entertainers on one stage to champion the freedom to express and engage in thoughtful debate and dialogue.

THE SOWETO YOUTH UPRISING IN FACT AND FICTION


FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 6:00PM–8:00PM, ROOM 7000, SFU HARBOUR CENTRE

Sponsored by SFU's Institute for the Humanities


BOOK EVENTS  



RECONCILING DIFFICULT COLONIAL TRUTHS:  Literature for Children and Youth 

A Panel University of British Columbia






WRITING IN VOICES: A Workshop with Arushi Raina at the Vancouver Public Library

Watch Raina at JLF Lit Fest

A R U S H I   R A I N A

Whether fighting against stereotypes, government oppression or inequalities of race and religion, young people—even those too young to vote—can make a big difference. Today’s three authors have created strong characters standing up to forces greater than themselves.



Described as the ‘greatest literary show on Earth’, the  Jaipur Literature Festival is a sumptuous feast of ideas.

24-27 January 2019