Three Amazing Pre-Festival Opportunities!

The gritLIT 2019 Festival will officially launch on February 25, 2019, so be sure to check back then for full schedule and tickets. Until then, we have three chances for you to satisfy your need for great Canadian writing. Scroll down for details! 

There is still time to enter the 2019 gritLIT Writing Contest! Deadline: Feb. 25, 2019

Writing Contest


gritLIT Author Speed Date

Come out to the Hamilton Public Library, Central Branch on February 20 for your chance to get up close and personal with five amazing authors and their books. Featuring Jennifer Robson, Jeffrey Round, Phil Halton, Pëparim Kapplani and Adrian De Leon

Seating is limited so reserve your spot now. Click here for tickets.



gritLIT March Fundraiser

Join us for a private party that includes food, wine/beer, gifts and an intimate, interactive reading with two gritLIT authors. Friday, March 8 at 6:00 pm, 56 Macaulay Street W, Hamilton. Click here for tickets.

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