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Cabot Trail Writer's Festival


All events will be held at the Gaelic College, at the beginning of the St. Ann’s Bay loop of the Cabot Trail—the Artisans’ Loop.

Opening Night Readings
Friday, September 28
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m
I'm reading with Linda Spalding and Madeleine Thien after the break at 8:50pm

Fiction Workshop
Saturday, September 29
11am - 12:30pm
I'm running a workshop on character (my favourite topic): how you create them and how you give life to them on the page

The Spark: Where Ideas Begin
Saturday, September 29
3:15pm-4:15pm
I'm in conversation with Phonse Jessome and Joanne Schwartz

Writing History: Confronting and Imagining the Past in Fiction
Sunday, September 30
10:50am-11:15am
I'm in conversation with Linda Spalding and Madeleine Thien

Earlier Event: September 22
Word on the Street Toronto
Later Event: October 12
Whistler Writers Festival