Kitchener, Ontario

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Downtown Kitchener | 9am - 5pm

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For the past 25 years, The Word On The Street has been renowned for the quality and diversity of its event programming and our next festival promises to offer the best so far. See the line-up of incredible Canadian literary talent at The Word On The Street Toronto Saturday, September 26, 2015.

The Business of Writing: Stories and Strategies for Personal Success

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Presented in partnership with the Waterloo Region Small Business Centre, this educational panel will discuss writing with those working in its many different fields and formats. From strategies to lessons learned, it aims to highlight the many shapes of success and how to find fulfillment as a writer.

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Confirmed panelists:

Tasneem Jamal, Author of “Where the Air is Sweet”

Caitlin O’Hanlon, Wattpad, the popular website which lets writers share their stories online with a community of readers.

Jack Illingworth, Literature Officer, Ontario Arts Council 

Donna Litt, Writer

Jessica Van de Kemp, Poet, Shortlisted for the prestigious 2015 Montreal International Poetry Prize