SEP 21-29 THIN AIR Winnipeg International Writers Festival brings a lineup of notable writers to this literary celebration. A program of readings, interviews, book launches, lectures and conversations about the writing craft inspires budding wordsmiths and voracious readers alike. This year’s fest features local author David Bergen (pictured), presenting his much-anticipated new novel, The Age of Hope, as well as Pulitzer Prize winner Richard Ford. Various venues. Visit thinairwinnipeg.ca for a complete schedule.