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Nelson B.C.   July 10-12   2014
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Thursday, July 10, 2014

Opening Social
Join us for a night of spoken word, music, wine and beer, and amazing appetizers.
Come listen to Mary Pinkoski, Sid Marty, Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm, and local artists as we kick off EMLF 2014 in style!

Place: Hart Hall, 510 Carbonate Street (the old St. Saviourís Hall; please use Carbonate Street entrance)
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $20 *

*Advance tickets only for this event; tickets available on our website.
Friday, July 11, 2014

An Evening with Gail Bowen and Eleanor Wachtel
Arthur Ellis Award Winner for Best Mystery, Gail Bowen, reads from her work, and CBC Radioís Eleanor Wachtel, host of popular Writers & Company, gives a talk on ďThe Lives of Writers.Ē *

*Tickets for this event available ONLY via the Capitol Theatre box-office (unless you have a Gold Pass, which gives you access to all Festival events at one low price).

Place: Capitol Theatre, 421 Victoria Street
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $23
Saturday, July 12, 2014

Mystery Panel
Join Gail Bowen and Nelsonís own Deryn Collier in a discussion on the genre of mystery writing.

Place: Hart Hall, 510 Carbonate Street (the old St. Saviourís Hall; please use Carbonate Street entrance)
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Admission: $10

Youth Storytelling Workshop
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. - Details TBA; please check back soon

Indigenous Publishing in Canada Panel
Join Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm and Gary Gottfriedson of Kegedonce Press for a reading and discussion on Indigenous Publishing in Canada.

Place: Hart Hall, 510 Carbonate Street (the old St. Saviourís Hall; please use Carbonate Street entrance)
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Admission: $10

Stories About Storytellers
Spend an afternoon with Douglas Gibson and, by extension, many famous Canadian authors! Gibsonís acclaimed one-man show showcases his adventures publishing such authors as Alice Munro, Peter Gzowski, W.O. Mitchell, and Mavis Gallant. Revel in his stories about the authors he got to know well over the course of his career as an Editor and Publisher.

Place: Nelson Civic Theatre, 719 Vernon Street
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Admission: $15

Gala Reading
Come out for our Gala Reading and listen to the fantastic Jane Urquhart, Sid Marty, and Donna Morrissey read from their work. Itís an evening not to be missed!

Place: Hart Hall, 510 Carbonate Street (the old St. Saviourís Hall; please use Carbonate Street entrance)
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $22
Sunday, July 13, 2014

Self-Publishing Presentation 
Craig Shemilt of Island Blue Print Co. Ltd. will give an informative talk on practical aspects of self-publishing such as what it takes to produce a quality self-published book, digital printing, e-books, marketing self-published books, and where the book market is headed.

Place: Hart Hall, 510 Carbonate Street (the old St. Saviourís Hall; please use Carbonate Street entrance)
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Admission: $10

No host brunch
Vienna Cafť, 411 Kootenay St.
12:00 p.m.
Gold Pass lets you into all events except the "Youth Storytelling Workshop" and Sunday brunch. The Gold Pass is only $100, a savings of $10. Gold Pass will admit you to:
Festival Opening Social
Friday & Saturday evening readings
Mystery Panel
Indigenous Publishing in Canada Panel
Self-Publishing Panel
A $110 value for significantly less! Okay: for somewhat less. But you'll be showing your support for the Festival by purchasing one of these, as well as saving yourself money.

To purchase your Gold Pass: use the PayPal link. Pick up your Gold Pass at the first Festival event you attend; it'll be waiting for you at the admission table.