CBC Studio 700

700 Hamilton St.

5:00PM TO 9:00PM


I am delighted to be associated with Frontier College and the Giller Light Bash. The event has proven to be a smash, and I offer my most heartfelt congratulations on its success.

Jack Rabinovitch, founder of the Scotiabank Giller Prize and former Labourer-Teacher for Frontier College

Hosted by Kathryn Gretsinger

Funds raised at this event support Frontier College, Canada’s original literacy organization.

Join members of Vancouver's book-loving community and some of the city's finest literary minds to celebrate West Coast writing on a national stage.

The 7th annual Scotiabank Giller Light Bash in Vancouver will kick off with the live broadcast of the 2017 Giller Prize winner at the CBC Broadcast Centre, followed by live discussion, food, cocktails, and fantastic prizes.

Our exciting panel includes:

Dina Del Bucchia, Author, Poet, Podcaster, Editor, Artistic Director, Otter Enthusiast

Jónína Kirton, Prairie-born Mètis/Icelandic Poet & Vancouver Mayor’s 2016 Literary Arts Award recipient

Susin Nielsen, Governor General’s Literary Award-Winning YA Writer

Tickets are $20 and include buffet food.

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