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Sunday September 21, 2014 at Queen's Park Circle, 11am - 6pm

What's on at Queen's Park

Adult Programming

  • Bestsellers Stage

    The flagship venue at The Word On The Street, this venue features some of the biggest names in Canadian literature, all under one roof!

  • Great Books Marquee

    The place to be for the most exciting and dynamic books of the year, this venue features a variety of hot spring and fall titles including fiction, non-fiction, short stories, and poetry.

  • Nothing But The Truth Tent

    In this venue, see the amazing range of quality, literary non-fiction being produced in Canada.

  • The Remarkable Reads Tent

    Random House of Canada Ltd. showcases some of your favourite, and soon-to-be favourite, authors.

  • Wordshop Marquee

    This venue will offer a day of writing workshops covering craft and career strategy for aspiring writers featuring the esteemed faculty of The Humber School for Writers

  • This Is Not The Shakespeare Stage

    Featuring hourly, genre-based, interactive programming sessions which showcase the great young adult books, authors and artists Canada has to offer, this venue brings a fresh, fun, and youthful perspective to the festival.

  • Toronto Book Awards Tent

    Nominees for the Toronto Book Awards read from their nominated works.  Can you predict the winner?  Also enjoy a special programming hour featuring Diaspora Dialogues authors.

  • Toronto Star Tent

    The Toronto Star offers thought-provoking presentations from some of its most popular writers.

  • Vibrant Voices of Ontario Tent

    This venue celebrates the amazing fiction, non-fiction and poetry being produced by writers and publishers from our province.

 

 

KidStreet Programming:

 

  • Children's Activity Tent

    This venue will feature creative crafts and interactive presentations inspired by new children's books, plus music and a cartooning workshop too!

  • TD Children's Literature Tent

    Come and see some of Canada's most renowned children's authors and illustrators present some of the best children's books of 2013

  • TVOKids Stage

    Favourite personalities from TVOKids take the stage for a day of fun-filled literacy-focused entertainment including music, stories, readings and interactive sessions.

  • Shakespeare In Action

    Join Artistic Director, Michael Kelly, and the team from Shakespeare In Action, as they host on-your-feet literacy activities for kids ages 5 to 95. Try your hand at reading Shakespeare aloud, put on a costume, hurl a Shakespearean insult or just watch the activities. There's something for everyone.


     

 

 

 

  • Diaspora Dialogues Tent

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  • EYE Weekly Music Stage

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  • Great Books Marquee

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  • Money Matters Tent

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Click on a link to the left to see the line-up of incredible Canadian literary talent at The Word On The Street in 2013!