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2024 NorthWords NWT Writers Festival
May 30 - June 2, 2024, Yellowknife, NT

Festival events

May 30 2024, 6:30pm

This is a wonderful opportunity for writers, poets, and storytellers to share their work with a captivated audience. Whether you're a seasoned spoken word artist or taking your first steps into literary events, our stage is open to all. Audience members will be…

May 30 2024, 7:00pm

Readings from North of Nowhere: Song of a Truth and Reconciliation Commissioner (House of Anansi Press) and Stoneface: A Defiant Dene (Caitlin Press) followed by a Q&A. Free and open to the public.

Copies of the books…

May 31 2024, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Dive deep into a writer’s world at the first NorthWords NWT Writers Retreat. This all-day event will feature published authors who will share their trade secrets to help you navigate the world of writing. Join NorthWords and guest authors Waubgeshig Rice, Carol Rose…

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