April 15th 2018 04:30 PM - April 15th 2018 05:30 PM

Drafts and Drafts: Mainstage event featuring Kathleen Winter, Pasha Malla, and Sachiko Murakami

8.00 - 10.00
150 King Street East, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Drafts and Drafts: Mainstage event featuring Kathleen Winter, Pasha Malla, and Sachiko Murakami


In this unique and entertaining finale to gritLIT 2018, six seasoned and debut authors share a beer (or soft drink) and a sneak peek at future award-winning, bestselling books! Festival guests Kathleen Winter and Pasha Malla, Toronto poet Sachiko Murakami and two Hamilton authors – poet Amanda Jernigan and novelist Showey Yazdanian – take the stage to read from their new works-in-progress. Special appearance by the winner of the 2018 gritLIT Writing Contest.

About gritLIT

gritLIT is Hamilton’s annual literary festival, a four-day celebration of Canadian authors. Since its inception in 2004, the festival has built a reputation with readers in the Golden Horseshoe as a place to get “up close and personal” with their favourite authors and to discover new voices.

Interested in attending the full weekend? Festival passes are one of the best deals going, allowing you to attend our 14 mainstage events at less than half the cost. Purchase your weekend pass here!


Ticket Information

Please note that your tickets will be email to you and attached as a PDF upon successfully registering for this event. In the event that you have either not received your confirmation email, cannot find the confirmation email, or used an incorrect email address, please contact the organizer.

All ticket holders will receive an email notification reminder 24-48 hours prior to the event's start date (this does not imply particular sessions, just the event). Your tickets will also be attached to this email.

It's encouraged to save your tickets to your phone by downloading them or taking a screenshot, however you may also print your tickets before arriving to the event.