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Wordfest 2015 showcases Faculty of Arts members

Poet Christian Bök, writer-in-residence Nick Thran to present at literary festival

Nick Thran, the University of Calgarys 2015 Writer-in-Residence, will present his work at this years Wordfest festival.

October 7, 2015

Calgary's annual literary festival is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, and from October 13-18, approximately 70 artists will participate in more than 70 events that bring readers and writers together through the power of story.

The Faculty of Arts' literary community is a regular contributor to the festival, and this year there are a number of events featuring members of the faculty, alumni and visiting writers. Don't miss: 

For a full schedule of events and to learn more about Wordfest 2015, visit