WORDS ON THE WATER
March 8 @ 6:45 pm - 10:00 pmVarious
Campbell River’s Writers Festival. Held at the Maritime Heritage Centre over 2 days.
This annual event attracts award winning publishers and writers from across the globe.
2024 GUEST AUTHORS
Billy Ray Belcourt … Kevin Chong … Karolyn Smardz Frost
Tsering Yangzom Lama … Yann Martel
Harrison Moody … Zarqa Nawaz … Lenore Newman
SCHEDULE…. so far
Friday, March 8th
Friday Evening Panel: Doors at 6:45pm. This evening serves as an introduction to all of our guest writers. The writers will address questions about the craft of writing and the art of storytelling and the conversation will begin the Words on the Water Festival. The opening also features local musical talent, and delicious h’ors d’oeuvres.
Saturday, March 9th
Saturday Sessions: The Saturday readings are organized into four 90 minute sessions. Two writers are assigned to a session and each will have up to 40 minutes for a reading. Many writers leave time at the end for audience questions.
Session 1: 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Saturday Evening Literary Cabaret: A last glance at the authors and a time for stories. Includes h’ors d’oeuvres and local musical talent.
7:30pm – All Authors