Stay tuned, 2017 Festival updates coming soon!

Advertise in the LitFest Program Guide

More than 4000 people attend the multiple LitFest events that take place each festival season, and our program guide is a great way for local advertisers to reach them. If you are looking for an opportunity to engage with Edmontonians about your brand, company, or organization, download our rate card to learn more about the […]

LitFest is Hiring!

Do you love nonfiction literature? Are you looking for an opportunity to get involved with the festival, meet your favourite authors, and help to make this year’s LitFest the best one yet? We are currently accepting applications for 2 contract positions. We are seeking an Operations Manager and a Volunteer & Guest Coordinator leading up […]

Work For LitFest

Current Positions   SCiP Social Media Internship The Serving Communities Internship Program (SCiP) is open to post-secondary students currently living in Alberta and enrolled in full-time or part-time studies at a publicly funded post-secondary institution. The program allows students the opportunity to gain experience working in a field that aligns with their studies, as well […]

Donate in June for the Great Canadian Giving Challenge!

By Dawn Carter People-powered giving June is the month for the Great Canadian Giving Challenge, a way for people to donate to registered charities before summer gets into full swing. This year, the challenge corresponds with Canada 150. Every dollar counts towards a chance for a charity like LitFest to win a $10,000 grand prize […]

High Level Lit Salons Read Canada 150

High Level Lit Salons Read Canada 150 By Dawn Carter Late to the (Confederation) Party In an interview with Edmonton Community Foundation’s Well Endowed Podcast, Paula Simons, one of the High Level Lit anthology contributors, noted that Alberta didn’t join Confederation until 1905, so it never belonged to the Upper and Lower Canada narrative. Technically speaking, […]

High Level Lit: Salon #2

It’s here! The second installment of the High Level Lit Salon Series! In Salon #2, audiences will hear from former Poet Laureate Anna Marie Sewell, LGBT historian and playwright Darrin Hagen, and culinary-culture maven Jenifer Cockrall-King. Hosted by Minister Faust, this is sure to be one of Edmonton’s literary highlights of the year! This High […]

2017 Schedule

We are working on putting together our lineup for the 2017 festival. Check back to see what is in store for the 2017 season, or signup to our newsletter and follow us on Twitter and Facebook for festival updates. See you soon!

Work For LitFest

We currently do not have openings at LitFest Alberta. Please check back for updates!

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