Tag Archives: literary

Words Spring

Annual Spring Literary Festival for WFNB members and the general public Fredericton, May 13 – 16, 2010 Schedule of Events: Thursday Evening May 13: 8:00pm: League of Canadian Poets fundraiser, Venue TBA Friday May 14 (all events at the St Thomas University Campus) 6:30pm: “Just Desserts: New Books by WFNB authors,” BHM 202, STU. Readings… Continue Reading

Dinner for Laubach Literacy

The Greenwood Lodge and Writers’ Federation of New Brunswick in support of Laubach Literacy New Brunswick are pleased to present Mill Write: Notes From A Small Place, an evening of dinner, music and stories. Saturday, April 17, 2010 Guest speakers: Lee Thompson, Peter Sawyer, Doug Underhill, David Weale Continue Reading

Accepting Nominations Lieutenant Governor’s Award

A golden opportunity to highlight the work of artists from New Brunswick is presenting itself with the public being invited to submit nominations for the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for High Achievement in the Arts. Up to three prizes worth $20,000 will be awarded in 2010 by the New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb). The disciplines eligible… Continue Reading

Discover the new Frye Festival workshops!

The Frye Festival offers two new workshops this year! Authors, artists, cultural organizations, and the general public are invited to learn more about How to Get Published and Branding with Integrity. Both workshops, presented in collaboration with Enterprise Greater Moncton, will be offered in English with simultaneous translation. Also on the program for the 11th… Continue Reading

Sackville Author Guest at Skopje International Book Fair

Award-winning author K.V. Johansen is to be a guest at the 22nd International Book Fair in Skopje, the Republic of Macedonia, this April. There, she will attend the launch of the Macedonian translation of her children’s fantasy novel, Torrie and the Snake-Prince, which is published by Vermilion as Тори и принцот-змија. Johansen, a scholar who… Continue Reading

10th Frye Festival Starts Tomorrow

The Frye Festival kicks off its tenth anniversary edition this Friday, April 17th in Moncton. Canada’s only bilingual, international literary festival features 10 days of literary delights. Audiences of all ages will “feed their imaginations” by meeting world-renowned authors in a wide variety of events from Friday, April 17 to Sunday, April 26. Continue Reading

Frye Fest Community Read to Feature Neil Smith

Greater Moncton readers will have the opportunity to meet one of Canada’s up-and-coming authors, Neil Smith, during the Frye Festival’s Community Read event. The author will discuss Bang Crunch, a book of short stories, on Sunday April 19th at 3pm in the Capitol Theater Lobby. The Community Read, not originally featured in the program, promises… Continue Reading

2009 WFNB Literary Competition Results

The Writers’ Federation of New Brunswick announced the winners of its annual Literary Competition yesterday. Several of the prize winners will read from their work at the group’s  WordsSpring celebration happening in Saint John next month.  The WFNB Literary Awards Banquet takes place on May 9.  See www.wfnb.ca for more details! Below is an overview… Continue Reading