Writers Out Loud

This series of events throughout the province showcases talented English-language Quebec writers speaking about and reading briefly from their recently published books.

If you organize a reading series or festival, or if you represent a library or bookstore, and you would like to inquire about hosting a Writers Out Loud event, please contact Lori.


The latest Writers Out Loud events presented by QWF took place on Thursday, July 30, 2020 and Thursday, September 24. These particular conversations about Black literary arts in Quebec were the first two events in a four-part digital series called Black Writers Out Loud. These events were recorded and can be streamed below.

Stay tuned for news about QWF’s next event in this series: Black Writers Out Loud featuring Kaie Kellough and Canisia Lubrin.


Black Writers Out Loud – Spoken Word Edition

The second in a series of digital events celebrating Black literary arts in Quebec. Hosted by Jason “Blackbird” Selman, in conversation with artists Roen ‘Blu Riva’ Higgins, Fabrice Koffy, and Faith Paré.


Black Writers Out Loud

The first in a series of digital events celebrating Black literary arts in Quebec. Hosted by Deborah Forde, in conversation with artists Diane Roberts, Tali Taliwah (aka Nantali Indongo), and H. Nigel Thomas.

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