Wild Writers Festival 2016

The New Quarterly is proud to present the fifth annual Wild Writers Literary Festival on November 4-6th, 2016. Join us for a celebration of the savage and free and its expression in poetry, the short story, and everything in between. Create, learn, discover and share the art of groundbreaking writing.

Friday Night Showcase: Alternate Histories

November 4, 7:00 pm at the CIGI auditorium

Guy Gavriel Kay and Rosemary Sullivan in conversation with Craig Norris

Saturday Workshops and Panel Discussions

November 5, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm at the Balsillie School of International Affairs

A full day of workshops and panel discussions. Check out the full program here!

Saturday Night Speakeasy with Zarqa Nawaz

November 5, 7:00 pm Upstairs at The Berlin

Local author Tasneem Jamal in conversation with Little Mosque on the Prairie creator Zarqa Nawaz.

Sunday Brunch at Rhapsody Barrel Bar

November 6, 10:00 am at Rhapsody Barrel Bar

Enjoy coffee and mimosas with Alyssa York, Madeleine Thien, and Michael Helm. Moderated by Sharron Smith.

Get to know our Wild Writers!

All-Access passes now available here!