Greetings, all! Well, 2016 is drawing to a close. We made it! As we pack everything down in anticipation of next year’s planning, we’re hoping that you might consider a donation to the Winnipeg International Writers Festival. Like all non-profit organizations, we are deeply reliant on the generosity of our volunteers and donors. Since the […]
Greetings, all! Since the weather seems to have lightened up here in Winnipeg (at least for today) it’s only natural that our thoughts have turned to one of our successful new events from last year’s festival – the Poetry Walkabout. Starting at the Strong Badger Coffeehouse, poet Kevin Spenst led an audience on a performance-focused tour around the neighborhood. Kevin popped into a few businesses in the area and spoke to people on the street and shared poems with them in a spontaneous and fun afternoon. Check out the first of three parts to the video below and check out the EVENT PAGE here to watch the rest.