Canadian Directory - Advertising in Canada
home | newsletter | link to us | add business | advertising | login    
Ottawa Restaurants, Ottawa Events, Ottawa Shopping and more
Get Listed Today!
1 877 489 2144
 
 
Hotels Restaurants Entertainment Shopping Business & Services Home Improvement Health & Fitness Sports & Recreation Travel & Tourism
Ottawa Advertising
 
 
Ottawa International Writers Festival
314 St. Patrick Street,
Ottawa Ontario,
Phone:  (613) 562-1243
Web:  http://www.writersfestival.org/

Ottawa International Writers Festival - Ottawa  Arts & Entertainment
* Report this listing 
Overview | Location

The imagination is our most valuable renewable resource. So, twice a year we convene an international celebration of ideas to recharge our imaginations. From politics to poetry, science to music, history to thrillers, we celebrate the full diversity of the word and the gifted writers who guide us in our exploration of the world. Our year-round special events keep the ideas coming between Festivals.

As the country’s largest independent literary celebration, we believe that a love of reading and learning should be nurtured throughout our lives and that literacy is a birthright. Whether offering writing workshops to the homeless, hosting a Nobel Laureate, organizing our biannual literary celebrations or bringing authors into area schools, our goal is the same: to create an environment that activates creativity and encourages the love of reading, learning and self-expression.

We reached an audience of 22,108 during the 2010 season. That’s almost double the audience-reach from five years ago, and roughly 800% audience growth since our first season in 1997. As noted in Ottawa’s Metro newspaper: “Participation in the festival has exploded.”

Location of Business
Where am I? Enter your location:  
writerfest-052009
Quick Links
Twitter Ottawa Facebook Twitter
Ottawa Events & Contest Newsletter
* indicates required
/ ( mm / dd )
 
 

Advertise with us, send us Suggestions and find more about Ottawakiosk.com

Canadiankiosk.ca
OttawaKiosk.com © 1996-2017 - Your local Ottawa, Ontario Guide for tourism, restaurants, hotels, business, events,
sports, entertainment, coupons and more. Also for Nepean, Kanata, Orleans, Manotick, Barrhaven, Stittsville and more.