The Winnipeg International Writers Festival is a charitable non-profit organization which promotes reading and literacy in Manitoba by curating the annual THIN AIR festival and showcasing writers throughout the year.

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  • Winners Announced for the 2020 Manitoba Book Awards / Les Prix du livre du Manitoba!

    We’re thrilled to share the recipients of this year’s Manitoba Book Awards / Les Prix du livre du Manitoba!

    Head over to the Manitoba Book Awards / Les Prix du livre du Manitoba tab on our website to find out.

    Congratulations to all the winners and nominees!

  • Manitoba Book Awards 2020 Shortlist Release

    On behalf of the coalition producing the 2020 Manitoba Book Awards/Les Prix du livre du Manitoba, we are excited to share the shortlists for 11 separate awards recognizing excellence in Manitoba writing, book design, and publishing. Check out the tab Manitoba Book Awards / Les Prix du livre du Manitoba above. Congratulations to all the nominees! Starting […]

  • Greetings from a safe distance! WIWF Updates on COVID-19

    How’s everyone holding up out there? These truly are wild and uncertain times, and we sincerely hope you are staying safe, healthy, well, and hopeful through it. We are receiving notices every day about cancellations or postponements, and it’s certainly the case in the literary zone here in Winnipeg. Events in our Spring Literary series […]

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