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Just yesterday I received the sad news that first-time FFW author Olga Grushin will not be able to make it to Festival this year. According to English professor Chad Engbers, she’s fallen quite ill and is unable to travel. Naturally, her several sessions, including her Thursday-morning pre-Festival reading and her interview on Saturday morning, are […]


Novelist Michael Chabon, Life of Pi author Yann Martel, and children’s author Katherine Paterson are among the constellation of novelists, poets, playwrights, illustrators, screenwriters, memoirists, graphic artists and others featured at the 2008 Festival of Faith and Writing, held at Calvin College Thursday through Saturday, April 17–19. Award-Winning Authors The Pulitzer Prize-winning Chabon, Man Booker […]