News & Events

Please bookmark this page or check back frequently. New events will be added for 2020 as they are confirmed and chances are they will be online due to the public health restrictions necessitated by COVID-19.


Online Readings: The Haweaters

When: October 7th @ 7PM PST & October 21, 2020 @ 7PM EST
Description: Join BC author Vanessa Farnsworth as she reads from her historical novel The Haweaters and takes questions from readers.
Funded by The Writers Union of Canada

Online Book Club Meeting: The Things She'll Be Leaving Behind

The Things She'll Be Leaving Behind
When: October 20th @ 7:15PM PDT
Where: Zoom
Host: Kootenay Library Federation Book Club
Description: Vanessa Farnsworth will be talking with book club members about her short story collection, The Things She'll Be Leaving Behind.


Online Interview: The Haweaters

The Haweaters
When: August 19th @ 7PM EDT
Where: YouTube
Host: The Authors Book Club
Description: Vanessa Farnsworth talks to author and educator Ann Y.K. Choi about her latest book, The Haweaters.

Online Panel Discussion: Medical Mysteries, Personal Crises

When: June 24th @ 7PM EST
Where: YouTube
Host: Signature Editions
Description: Three authors talk about how and why they’ve written about very personal medical issues — Marion Agnew on Alzheimer’s disease, Amy Boyes on premature birth, and Vanessa Farnsworth on Lyme disease.