Festival 2021 Media Information
This page contains information for use by media outlets covering LitFest 2021, at which the Edmonton Poetry Festival will present 2 events.
For background information on LitFest, please visit their website.
The Edmonton Poetry Festival is Edmonton’s annual celebration of poetry and verse. The best place to get a grasp on the basics and history of the festival is by reading our story. There, you’ll find a brief history of the festival with several points of interest. Additionally, the following links may be helpful for a general overview of this year’s festival.
Official Press Releases
There are currently no press releases issued for this year's festival. Please check back soon.
Authors & Headliners
Typically, the Edmonton Poetry Festival is a unique blend of events featuring both the local poetry community and esteemed, well-known poets from across Canada and around the world. This year, due to our collaborative partnership with LitFest, the lineup features many talented non-fiction authors as well. Our Authors & Headliners page showcases this year’s lineup. If you’re not sure who is a “big name,” just drop us a line or contact Shima Robinson for more information at the link below.