Category Archives: About BookFest

It’s official – 2016!

Many thanks to His worship Mayor Drew Dilkens and Windsor City Council for declaring "BookFest Windsor Week - November 1 - 6" BookFest Windsor works in partnership with many municipal agencies, and supports local businesses and schools.
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BookFest Windsor tickets on sale now!

#bfw16 tix available! Flexible options online & in person. See Events for individual session tickets and packages. We are committed to making tickets affordable to all: public and students. Capitol Theatre Box Office Arts Council Windsor Region / Artspeak Gallery (Cash or cheque only) Biblioasis (Cash or cheque only) Did you know that Literary Arts…
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BookFest Windsor 2016 Media Launch Oct. 5

MEDIA RELEASE THE BOOK IS BETTER! STORIES LIVE & UNPLUGGED FICTION | NON-FICTION | POETRY | YOUNG ADULT | GRAPHIC NOVELS BookFest Windsor Turns 15! New Look! New Slogan! JOIN US FOR A PRESS CONFERENCE TO CELEBRATE “DIVERSE VOICES” IN LITERARY ARTS! WHAT:           BookFest Windsor Press Conference for upcoming festival WHEN:           Wednesday, October 5,…
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BFW16 welcomes two Giller shortlisted authors and one translator

Congratulations to Catherine Leroux, translator Lazer Lederhendler, and Windsor's Biblioasis on being shortlisted for Canada's most prestigious literary fiction award, The Scotiabank Giller Prize. The winner will be announced November 7, but you can hear Catherine Leroux in Windsor on November 5 at 3 pm.   ...And to Gary Barwin - a favourite visitor to…
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