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AFTERWORDS
LITERARY FESTIVAL

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October 29 to November 5, 2023

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FESTIVAL PASSES

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FESTIVAL ACCESS PASS $95
GAINS YOU ENTRANCE TO MOST FESTIVAL EVENTS, INCLUDING THE BOOK APPETIT BRUNCH, BUT NOT INCLUDING WORKSHOPS
$95
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FRIEND OF THE FESTIVAL PASS $125
GAINS YOU ENTRANCE TO MOST FESTIVAL EVENTS, INCLUDING THE BOOK APPETIT BRUNCH, BUT NOT INCLUDING WORKSHOPS. INCLUDES AN AFTERWORDS BOOK BAG FILLED WITH GOODIES.
$125
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FULL SCHEDULE

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CONVERSATIONS & READINGS
THE LOST SUPPER
TARAS GRESCOE IN CONVERSATION WITH SIMON THIBAULT WITH SMALL BITES BY CHEF MOLOTOV

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29
7:00 PM — 9PM  
| DOORS AT 6:30 PM
CAFE LARA, AGRICOLA STREET

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Taras Grescoe, author of The Lost Supper: Searching for the Future of Food in the Flavours of the Past, in conversation with food writer Simon Thibault. Presented by the University of King's College. Your ticket includes gourmet gluten-free small bites by Chef Molotov.
$20
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FILM SCREENING
THE GEOGRAPHIES OF DAR
A DOCUMENTARY FILM SCREENING FOLLOWED BY A Q&A SESSION WITH DAVID ADAMS RICHARDS AND FILMMAKER MONIQUE LEBLANC


MONDAY, OCTOBER 30
7:30 PM — 9:30PM  
| DOORS AT 7 PM
CARBON ARC CINEMA, MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY


A new documentary explores the life and literary works of renowned Canadian author David Adams Richards. Through stunning visuals, insightful interviews and poignant excerpts from his writings voiced by fellow authors, the film explores the profound connection between Richards’ personal geography and his literary landscapes, revealing how the intertwining of his own experiences and eastern Canada’s Miramichi shaped his storytelling. Screening followed by Q&A with David Adams Richards and director Monique LeBlanc
$5
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 READINGS 
KICK-OFF PARTY
WITH AMY JONES, STEPHENS GERARD MALONE, CAMILLE FOUILLARD, LISA FISHMAN, AMANDA PETERS, NICHOLAS HERRING & SARAH MIAN 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1
7:00 PM — 10:00 PM DOORS AT 6:30PM
CAFE LARA, AGRICOLA STREET
 

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Help us celebrate the fifth annual AfterWords Festival! Featuring readings from Amy Jones, Nicholas Herring. Stephens Gerard Malone, Lisa Fishman, Amanda Peters, and Camille Fouillard, and hosted by Sarah Mian. This licensed event at Cafe Lara will fill up fast, so snag your ticket now!

$8
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