July 5, 2019 – Kingston, Ontario – Kingston WritersFest will announce the author line up and event details for this fall’s Kingston WritersFest on Wednesday July 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the Delta Hotel by Marriott Kingston Waterfront.

Wednesday night, Barbara Bell is expected to announce a special evening presentation of the Author! Author! event, a more intimate structure for the popular International Marquee event and that one of the Festival’s past International Marquee authors will be returning to the Festival this fall to present the Robertson Davies Lecture, which is now offered as a more intimate dining affair. The Festival, now entering its eleventh festival season, previously announced the return of one of last year’s most popular programming additions for the 10th Annual Festival, an immersive 2- or 4-day writing retreat, would return for 2019.

Announced to be in attendance at the launch party is Ian Hamilton, author of the popular Ava Lee mystery series, who will be joining Kingston WritersFest for part two of the season launch event: Sips and Scribes –a literary wine tour through Prince Edward County taking place on Thursday, July 11.

(Tickets are still available)

Kingston WritersFest has established itself not only as a prime Kingston cultural event, but also as one of the top Canadian literary festivals. Kingston WritersFest aims to explore the ideas that shape our world, warm our hearts, and stir our imaginations through author readings, writers’ studio master classes, food and beverage events, and discussions that celebrate culture, history, imagination, diversity and originality.

For more on Kingston WritersFest, please visit our website, kingstonwritersfest.ca.  



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To arrange an interview or invite to the launch party contact:

Tricia Knowles, Director of Marketing and Sponsorship

Ph: 613.767.0513 | Email: marketing@kingstonwritersfest.com