Its a festival 30 years in the making The Word On The Street Toronto has championed literacy and excellent Canadian writing since 1989, delighting audiences of all ages with author readings and featured programming alongside Canadas largest open-air book fair. This September we’re throwing a #WOTS30 birthday party like no other, celebrating the past and future of Canadian literature with an exciting lineup of debut authors alongside perennial favourites.
Appearances by Andre Alexis Cory Doctorow, Tea Mutonji, Drew Hayden Taylor, MG Vassanji, Brian Francis, Zalika Reid-Benta, Adnan Khan, Chantal Hebert, Lynn Coady, JM Frey, Farzana Doctor, Doyali Islam, Martin Regg Cohn, Cary Fagan and others.
Sep 21-22, Saturday WOTS+ panel & conversation series noon-8 pm, Sunday festival & marketplace 10 am-5 pm. Free.
Location - Harbourfront Centre