Writing While Female Featuring LITFest w/ Kathleen Smith, Elaine Dewar, Paula Simons, Jana Pruden
· Oct · 15 Sun 1:30 pm at The Needle Vinyl Tavern
10524 Jasper Ave NW Edmonton, AB
Phone: (780) 756-9045

Tickets: $15.00 at the door only.

(Not available from YEG Live)
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Edmonton, AB

LitFest is Canada's only nonfiction literary festival. Since 2006, performance venues and concert halls across Edmonton have opened their doors each October to welcome and showcase the top voices in literary nonfiction from YEG and beyond. The 11-day festival connects nonfiction fans with the authors and writers, guiding ... Read more

All Ages Welcome // General Admission Standing // Seating Available on a First Come, First Serve Basis // Doors at 1:30 pm

Writing While Female: Journalists discuss the world of reporting and writing in a digital (troll-filled) world. With Kathleen Smith, Elaine Dewar, Paula Simons, Jana Pruden. Hosted by Alex Zabjek of The Broadcast.

Replacing the popular Femme-oir Hour this year is a panel of journalists discussing their varied experiences of writing in media's modern milieu. From online public commentary to nasty trolls to avoiding the web altogether, this conversation with some of YEG's finest media mavens is not to be missed. The panel features Elaine Dewar, Jana Pruden, Paula Simons, and Kathleen Smith. Hosted by The Broadcast's Alex Zabjek.


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