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Stratford Writers Festival: Q&A With Drew Hayden Taylor

By |October 19th, 2017|

From October 20—22, 2017, the Stratford Writers Festival will take over Stratford, Ontario. With the festival rapidly approaching, we caught up with attending author and playwright Drew Hayden Taylor to ask him a few questions about his latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Appetite for Words Festival: A Q&A with Jen Agg

By |October 19th, 2017|

With the Appetite for Words Festival rapidly approaching, we caught up with author and restaurateur Jen Agg, who will be the subject of a literary dinner on Sunday, October 29, at 6:30 pm. We asked her about which part of the writing process she finds the most difficult and more!

Stratford Writers Festival: Q&A With Ron Sexsmith

By |October 18th, 2017|

From October 20—22, 2017, the Stratford Writers Festival will take over Stratford, Ontario. We caught up with attending author and iconic Canadian performer Ron Sexsmith to ask him a few questions about his latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Q&A With Stratford Writers Festival Author Marianne Apostolides

By |October 16th, 2017|

From October 20—22, 2017, the Stratford Writers Festival will take over Stratford, Ontario. We chat with attending author Marianne Apostolides to ask her a few questions about her latest project, Deep Salt Water, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Q&A With Stratford Writers Festival Author Kerry Clare

By |October 15th, 2017|

With the Stratford Writers Festival rapidly approaching, we caught up with attending author and renowned blogger Kerry Clare to ask her a few questions about blogging, privacy, her latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Q&A With Stratford Writers Festival Artist Catherine Mellinger

By |October 14th, 2017|

From October 20—22, 2017, the Stratford Writers Festival will take over Stratford, Ontario. We caught up with attending artist Catherine Mellinger to ask her a few questions about her latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Q&A With Stratford Writers Festival Author Rebecca Rosenblum

By |October 14th, 2017|

From October 20—22, 2017, the Stratford Writers Festival will take over Stratford, Ontario. We caught up with attending author Rebecca Rosenblum to ask her a few questions about her latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Q&A With Stratford Writers Festival Author Lorina Mapa

By |October 13th, 2017|

From October 20—22, 2017, the Stratford Writers Festival will take over Stratford, Ontario. We caught up with attending author Lorina Mapa to chat about her latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Q&A With Stratford Writers Festival Author Glenn Dixon

By |October 13th, 2017|

We catch up with Stratford Writers Festival attending author Glenn Dixon to ask him a few questions about his latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Q&A With Stratford Writers Festival Author Craig Terlson

By |October 12th, 2017|

From October 20—22, 2017, the Stratford Writers Festival will take over Stratford, Ontario. We caught up with attending author Craig Terlson to ask him a few questions about his latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Q&A with Stratford Writers Festival Author Eden Robinson

By |October 9th, 2017|

We chat with Stratford Writers Festival attendee Eden Robinson about her latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

3 Writers You Need to Know at the 2017 Stratford Writers Festival

By |September 14th, 2017|

We reveal our top picks for emerging writers at the 2017 Stratford Writers Festival you need to check out from October 20-22.

Stratford Writers Festival Author Shane Peacock on Series Writing, Crime Writing, & More!

By |September 12th, 2017|

With the Stratford Writers Festival approaching, we caught up with attending author Shane Peacock to ask him a few questions about his latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Terry Fallis is Coming to the Stratford Writer Festival to Meet His Readers…And Other Writers!

By |September 12th, 2017|

With the Stratford Writers Festival approaching, we caught up with attending author Terry Fallis to ask him a few questions about his latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Eric Walters—the Lebron James of School Visits—Comes to the Stratford Writers Festival

By |September 12th, 2017|

With the Stratford Writers Festival approaching, we caught up with attending author Eric Walters to ask him a few questions about his latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Appetite for Words: A Dinner Inspired by Five Roses by Alice Zorn

By |August 24th, 2017|

Stratford Chefs School program manager Randi Rudner discusses creating a menu based on the novel Five Roses by Alice Zorn for the Appetite for Words festival in Stratford.

Laughter and Learning at the Young Adult Stratford Writers Festival

By |May 15th, 2017|

Award-winning authors came together to inspire new generations of readers and writers at the Young Adult Stratford Writers Festival

Stratford Writers Festival Takes Over Social Media

By |October 28th, 2016|

  Thank You to Everyone Who Mentioned the Festival on Social Media! Throughout the Stratford Writers Festival, our team was busy moving between venues, setting up stages, posting signs, and welcoming guests. However, between all [...]

Stratford Writers Festival: Partner & Venue Thank You

By |October 28th, 2016|

Thank you to everyone who helped make the Stratford Writers Festival a huge success! The Stratford Writers Festival is a success because of you - our audience - and the generous support of many local writers (Thank you, [...]

Stratford Writers Festival Introduces Unique Programming

By |October 28th, 2016|

Inaugural Writers Festival Has Attendees Eagerly Waiting for Next Years! "The thing about this festival is, writers want to come here because it’s a beautiful part of the country and audiences are great. I think [...]

Little Art Library Fundraiser Coming To Stratford

By |October 13th, 2016|

Upcoming Free Little Library Fundraiser part of the Stratford Writers Festival More Free Little Libraries will soon be a part of Stratford's literary landscape! Planned in conjunction with the inaugural DigiWriting Stratford Writers Festival, Gallery Stratford [...]

Writers Festival Checklist – What To Take To A Literature Festival

By |October 3rd, 2016|

Things To Take To A Book Festival You’ve got your ticket, planned which authors you'll see, decided which workshops you'll take, and figured out what you’ll wear, but that’s about as far as your festival planning [...]

Share Your Story: Stratford Writers Festival

By |September 26th, 2016|

Pitch Your Story at the Stratford Writers Festival With the success of #CanLitPit, we wanted to give writers an opportunity to meet with editors face-to-face while attending the Writers Festival in Stratford. Space is limited for our [...]

Stratford Writers Festival Presents Kim Echlin

By |September 19th, 2016|

  Introducing Kim Echlin We're thrilled to have Giller Prize nominee Kim Echlin joining our festival on October 23, 2016. Echlin is the author of Elephant Winter, Dagmar’s Daughter, and Inanna: From the Myths of Ancient [...]

DigiWriting Launches the Stratford Writers Festival

By |September 12th, 2016|

Dynamic Literary Festival comes to Stratford, Ontario this October Mark your literary calendars for October 22 and 23, 2016, as award-winning international and Canadian authors and emerging Canadian and local writers come to Stratford for a two-day writers festival. From [...]