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The Artistic Director of the Vancouver Writers Fest, Hal Wake joins Joseph Planta to preview the week to come on Granville Island and beyond, with all the notable writers coming to town for its 27th year.


Text of introduction by Joseph Planta:

I am Planta: On the Line, in Vancouver, at TheCommentary.ca.

The Vancouver Writers Festival begins tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 October and runs until Sunday, 26 October 2014. There’ll be over 100 authors in the city participating in over 80 events mainly on Granville Island. Hal Wake, the artistic director of the Writers Fest joins me now to look at what’s in store. As always, some events are sold out, but we’ll give you the latest on the events that still have tickets. We’ll talk about some of the distinguished authors who’ll be in town. Visit www.writersfest.bc.ca for tickets and more information. Please welcome back to the Planta: On the Line program, Hal Wake; Mr. Wake, good morning.

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