EMWF In Your Own Backyard: Online Event Series

All events are free. Please register for events by clicking on the black buttons below. After registering, you will receive instructions by email regarding how to access the event on Zoom.

All featured books are available for sale at The Bookshelf in Guelph, our bookselling partner. Orders can be made online at bookshelf.ca or by phone 519-821-3311 x1.

More events will be added to our series over the coming months!


Tuesday, March 2, 8 p.m. EST / 5 p.m. PST / 6 p.m. MST / 7 p.m. CST / 9 p.m. AST (online)
Official online book launch of How to Fail as a Popstar by Vivek Shraya
Vivek Shraya in conversation with Bif Naked 

Hosted by the Eden Mills Writers’ Festival and Arsenal Pulp Press in partnership with the Hillside Festival, The Bookshelf (Guelph), Another Story Bookshop (Toronto), Glass Bookshop (Edmonton), Massy Books (Vancouver) and Shelf Life Books (Calgary).

Join us for the launch of the first play by multi-media artist Vivek Shraya, about fame and personal transformation.

Join the event via Facebook Live on the EMWF Facebook page.

Find more information about the event HERE.

Facebook Live

Thursday April 15, 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. EST (online)
EMWF Book Club: Return of the Trickster

Presented in partnership with: Idea Exchange

Presenters: Eden Robinson, Return of the Trickster
Host: Rosanna Deerchild, host of CBC’s Unreserved

Sign up for the EMWF Book Club and enjoy conversation with fellow readers in the lead up to our main event: a live discussion between bestselling author Eden Robinson, and CBC’s Rosanna Deerchild. Registered book club members can submit their questions for Eden ahead of time for a chance to ask them during the event!

This event includes closed captioning.

Find more information about the event HERE.