Buying a ticket for the Giller Light Bash is a great way to support literacy. Who said good causes had to be dull?
Funds raised at the event support Frontier College Canada’s original literacy organization.
Anne Logan, Writers' Guild of Alberta Vice President, and Book Reviewer and Blogger
Kelsey Attard, Managing Editor of Freehand Books
Shelley Youngblut, Interim General Director, Wordfest
Derek Beaulieu, Calgary's Poet Laureate
Deborah Willis, author of Governor General Award nominated Vanishing and Other Stories
Nick Thran, Poet, Calgary Distinguished Writer-in-Residence
The 7th annual Scotiabank Giller Light Bash is organized by volunteers from Writers' Guild of Alberta, Shelf Life Books and WordFest. Local literary personalities, graduate students, readers and young professionals will gather for a unique experience to watch the Giller Prize announcement and celebrate the world-class creativity and publishing skills of Alberta. Guess the Giller Contest, Amazing Raffle Prizes, Good Eats and More! Join in the excitement!
Tickets are $15 in advance and at the door.