Margaret Atwood — Tickets on sale tomorrow (Wednesday) and Saturday.

Margaret Atwood on Denman Island

We hope that by now word has spread far and wide on Denman that Margaret Atwood is visiting. Here are further details. Ms. Atwood will give two presentations, both at Denman Island Activity Centre (the venue has been changed from the Denman Hall) on June 1st and each for the price of $30. Each offers … Read more

Exciting News: Margaret Atwood Visits Denman Island!

Margaret Atwood on Denman Island

Prepare yourselves, Denman Island residents, because the rumors are indeed true—Margaret Atwood is headed our way! Organized by the Denman Island Readers and Writers Festival (DIRWF) committee, we are thrilled to announce that the renowned author will grace our shores May 31st and June 1st 2024, for an unforgettable literary experience. As a token of appreciation … Read more

Introducing Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood on Denman Island

by Stewart Goodings Let’s go back to 1966 for a moment. The Governor General’s Medal for poetry goes to a young 27 year old from Toronto, Margaret Atwood. The Circle Game is her first book, and is a harbinger of what becomes a veritable flood of over 60 books, with her book of short stories … Read more

January 6 2024 – Holly Hogan and Michael Crummey Readings

Top Newfoundland authors coming to Denman Island by Stewart Goodings January 6, 2-4pm Two of Newfoundland’s most respected writers will be on Denman Island January 6: Michael Crummey, author of seven best-selling novels as well as six books of poetry, will present his new historical fiction “The Adversary”. He’ll be joined by his partner, Holly … Read more