• July 6 - 9 2017

    in beautiful Nelson, B.C.

Saturday Panels

Our panel discussions celebrate multi-discipline creativity, with plenty of interactive brilliance with visiting and local thinkers. Read about our panels here >>

Fred Stenson talk on the writing craft

Fiction Writing: Is there a right way? Or is that the wrong question?
Does fiction writing change with the times? With the project? With the readers? With the writer? Explore these questions with a veteran of the craft. Thursday night, by donation. Details here >>

The Elephant Mountain Literary Festival in Nelson, B.C.

We’re a big-hearted event in a small-town setting: a readers’ and writers’ festival named for the mountain that overlooks beautiful Nelson, British Columbia, EMLF brings in outstanding Canadian authors and presenters while celebrating our exceptional local talent with a line-up of readings and discussion panels to engage, inspire, and entertain.

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Get a Gold Pass for the entire Festival or individual tickets for just those program items you’re able to attend.

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2017 Festival

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