Title: Writers at Woody Point
Start Date: August 11, 2015
End Date: August 16, 2015
Location: Bonne Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Description: The Writers at Woody Point literary festival in Woody Point, Bonne Bay, Newfoundland had its inaugural season in 2004. The festival is organized and presented by Friends of Writers at Woody Point and, each year, has played to sold-out audiences. This year, as in the past, the event will be hosted by CBC Radio’s Shelagh Rogers, host of “The Next Chapter” a show about Canadian writing and writers. Margaret Atwood joins this year’s stellar lineup of novelists, poets and musicians.
The lovely and historic western Newfoundland village of Woody Point, on the south shore of Bonne Bay, is surrounded by the breathtaking landscape of Gros Morne National Park. Writers, artists and scientists are drawn here from around the world.