The Writers’ Guild of Alberta, Freehand & Shelf Life Books Present: Calgary’s 10th Anniversary Giller Light Bash in Support of Frontier College

Date: Sep 13, 2019

Deadline: Nov 18, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Please join us for Calgary’s 10th anniversary of the Giller Light Bash! Our 2019 host and book defenders include CBC’s Russell Bowers and local authors Shaun Hunter, Taylor Lambert, Naomi K. Lewis, book reviewer Anne Logan and interdisciplinary artist Malcolm Mooney. All proceeds go toward literacy education in Alberta’s high-needs communities. Please help us raise funds for this important cause while celebrating local talent and Canadian literature! The GLB is Calgary’s most well-attended book party, offering a live broadcast of the prize announcement on big screens, five book defenders, an animated panel discussion, and a generous array of raffle and silent auction prizes. 

The Writers' Guild of Alberta's mission is to inspire, connect, support, encourage and promote writers and writing, to safeguard the freedom to write and to read, and to advocate for the well-being of writers.

Monday, November 18 | 5:00—9:00 p.m. | Doors open at 4:30 p.m.
Wurst Restaurant | 2437 4th Street SW Calgary, AB 
Tickets $15 WGA early-bird | $20 after Sept 30 | $25 at the door 
**Advance tickets recommended as the event has sold out the past three years**

For tickets and presenter bios please visit: https://frontiercollege.akaraisin.com/ui/Calgary2019/tickets