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The Writers Festival
201 des Peres Blancs Ave.
Ottawa, ON K1L 7M1

By Phone
(613) 562-1243

By Email

Community Liaison Manager
Leslie Wilson

Program Coordinator
Kira Harris

Artistic Director
Sean Wilson

Founding Director
Neil Wilson


In order to be considered for an invitation to appear at the Festivals or any year-round Festival events, publishers and authors are invited to submit galleys or advance reading copies, or 2 copies of the finished book, along with any relevant press clippings or biographical information. Please keep in mind that only published authors will be considered and that materials submitted will not be returned. Due to the volume of submissions received, only successful applicants will be contacted. Submissions should be sent to Kira Harris, Program Coordinator, at the above address.


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