Category Archives: performance

CWILLers at WORD Vancouver 2016

CWILL BC Society was well represented at Western Canada’s largest annual celebration of literacy and reading.  Everywhere you turned, you could meet CWILL authors and illustrators doing colourful presentations for rapt crowds, signing books, sharing stories, supporting their publishers and … Continue reading

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A Twisted Poets Literary Salon for Young Poets

Are you a youth writer, interested in poetry? Or do you know a young, aspiring poet? On Thursday April 25th, 2013, Pandora’s Collective Presents a special TWISTED POETS LITERARY SALON devoted to young and upcoming poets in the community. Featured will be: James McCann and … Continue reading

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Out and About

CWILL BC authors and illustrators are on the move! Deborah Hodge speaks to students at Shaughnessy Elementary School this week. kc dyer has created her own personal west coast writer’s retreat. Alison Acheson is packing her bags, getting ready for … Continue reading

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One Thousand Cranes

You’re invited to see Colin Thomas’s play One Thousand Cranes, performed in Japanese by Tokyo’s Bunkaza Theatre Company, with accompanying English subtitles, as well as storytelling by CWILL BC’s Nan Gregory. Colin Thomas’ award-winning play weaves together the stories of … Continue reading

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CWILL BC at The Word On The Street 2011

CWILL BC will be attending Vancouver’s The Word On The Street on Sunday, September 25, 2011 at Library Square. Drop by our table from 11am – 5pm, say hello! and find out more about CWILL BC. You can also see the following … Continue reading

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In the Mood for Music?

The High Bar Gang performs a benefit concert for Literacy Victoria tonight. Described as “classic bluegrass for modern times,” the band includes life-long musicians Colin Nairne, Eric Reed, and Shari Ulrich. This is the first of two upcoming fundraisers for … Continue reading

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