Sunday September 27, 2015

Harbourfront Centre

11am - 6pm

Since 1990, The Word On The Street has proudly hosted some of the finest talent in Canadian literature. Our 25th festival is shaping up to be another great one. Check out all of the confirmed authors, performers and storytellers on the right hand page!  Stay tuned as further author announcements are made over the next few weeks!


Please select a letter to view the amazing lineup for 2014!



Featured Authors

Angie Abdou (Headshot)

Angie Abdou has a Ph.D. in English Literature from the University of Calgary and teaches full-time at the College of the Rockies in Cranbrook, British Columbia. Her latest novel is Between (Arsenal Pulp Press), publishing in fall 2014. Her first novel, The Bone Cage (NeWest Press), was a finalist in CBC's 2011 Canada Reads...

Angie Abdou is at the Great Books Marquee at 2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Marianne Apostolides (Headshot)

Marianne Apostolides is the author of five books and one play. She's a recent recipient of the Chalmers Arts Fellowship; her previous book, Voluptuous Pleasure, was listed among the Top 100 Books of 2012 by Toronto's Globe & Mail. Her latest novel is Sophrosyne (BookThug). She lives in Toronto with her two...

Marianne Apostolides is at the Great Books Marquee at 5:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Vladimir Azarov (Headshot)

Vladimir Azarov is an architect and poet, formerly from Moscow, who lives in Toronto. He has published Sochi Delirium, Territories, Seven Lives, Broken Pastries, Mongolian √Čtudes, Night Out and Dinner with Catherine the Great with Exile Editions, and previously, Imitation of Life and Other Small Sacrifices, The Kiss from...

Vladimir Azarov is at the Vibrant Voices of Ontario Tent at 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM