Toronto, Ontario

WOTS Plus+

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Harbourfront Centre | 12pm - 5:30pm


Festival & Book Fair

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Harbourfront Centre | 10am - 5pm

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Discover Canada’s Best Authors
Découvrez les meilleurs auteurs du Canada

Since 1990, The Word On The Street has hosted exceptional writers from across Canada. Visit our 29th festival on Sunday, September 23, 2018.

Depuis 1990, The Word on the Street accueille la crème des talents de la littérature canadienne. Consultez ci-dessous la programmation de notre 29e festival le dimanche 23 septembre 2018.

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To Those Who Make Us Better

September 21, 2018

Our core team here at The Word On The Street Toronto work hard to grow the festival every year. But as a Nonprofit with a small team, we wouldn’t be able to do half of what we do without the partnerships that help host this huge event for Canadian literature every year. From our media…

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#WOTSTalks: Toronto Book Award Nominee Kerri Sakamoto

September 21, 2018

The Word On The Street is coming up on September 23, with WOTS Plus+ the day before on September 22nd! We sat down with Toronto Book Award nominee Kerri Sakamoto, author of Floating City, who will be joining us at the festival this year!   WOTS: The idea for Floating City came from the designs…

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#WOTSTalks: Interview with Najwa Zebian

September 20, 2018

As always, The Word On The Street is coming up this September. But the fall can’t get here soon enough! So we sat down with Najwa Zebian, author of Mind Platter, who will be joining us at the festival this year!   WOTS: Mind Platter is categorized as a book of poetry, but the works…

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The Word on the Street Toronto est rendu possible grâce au généreux soutien de nos partenaires.