Friday, January 19, 2007

Call for CISWF Volunteers

Calgary International Spoken Word Festival

Call for Volunteers!

The 4th annual Calgary International Spoken Word Festival is almost upon us, running April 5-22, 2007. You can check out the high-octane assortment of events and artists at

We need YOUR help to make this the biggest and best festival yet!

Available volunteer roles include:

- Billets: invite an artist into your home!
- Publicity: distribute programs and posters throughout the city!
- Transport: help our out-of-town artists navigate Calgaria!
- Ushers/Booksellers: be on the scene at brilliant poetry events!

Volunteers will receive thank-you gifts, invitations to special after-parties, the chance to meet festival artists and more!

There are volunteer opportunities from March 15 to April 23, so you have plenty of time to lend a hand! If you’re interested in volunteering, please contact:

Mark Hopkins

Information we will need:

Languages spoken:
Access to a vehicle?
Availability (dates; daytime, evenings, weekends):

Thanks; we look forward to working with you!
For more information about the festival, please contact:

Sheri-D Wilson – Artistic Director
Calgary International Spoken Word Festival
403.686.4292 –


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