Work with LitFest

Executive Director (ED)   Job Description and Application Process LitFest, Canada’s first and only nonfiction festival, is seeking a full-time Executive Director to fulfill its mission and mandate. LitFest’s current executive director, Fawnda Mithrush, will step down in June 2022 to open this opportunity for an emerging leader in the literary arts and nonprofit sector. […]

CLC Brown Bag Lunch with Omar Mouallem

Author Omar Mouallem is presented in partnership with the Canadian Literature Centre at the University of Alberta for this noon-hour reading and Q&A session.

Lyrical Femmes

In collaboration with the Edmonton Poetry Festival, LitFest presents an evening of poetry performance from three major forces of leadership and innovation in Canadian performance poetry, Timiro Mohamed, Nisha Patel, and Jillian Christmas

COVID Collections

COVID Collections a community collaboration between members of ᐊᒥᐢᑿᒌᐚᐢᑲᐦᐃᑲᐣ, amiskwacîwâskahikan and the greater Alberta region. It includes voices of BIPOC, disabled, 2SLGBTQIA+, mothers, sisters, daughters, artists, performers, poets, writers, academics, and more. This collection examines individual struggles that people have faced during COVID-19. Struggles may be universal, but they are not equal; some of our […]