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Archive for July, 2018

  • Author Interview: Sylv Chiang

    WOTS is coming up fast…but just not fast enough! So we’re joining the Dufferin Grove Farmers’ Market with The Word On The Street Pop-Up! We sat down with Sylv Chiang, who will be joining us to read at the event. Be sure to join us there on August 2!   WOTS: In Tournament Trouble, you […]

  • Events This Week: July 30 – August 5

    Here’s what Toronto has on tap in the literary sphere this week! Have an event coming up? Click here to email us your listing! Now go, celebrate books, enjoy reading, and have fun!   July 31, 10:30am-12pm Event Name: Short Story Book Club in Berczy Park Location: Berczy Park What Is It: Join the Toronto […]

  • Books Around Town: A Different Booklist

    Toronto has a rich literary community with many options for places to read, buy books, or talk about them. Books Around Town is a series that describes some of the city’s most popular places for book nerds to gather and share their love of reading. Bookstores have evolved from being just a place to buy […]

  • Author Interview: Andrea Curtis

    WOTS is coming up fast…but just not fast enough! So we’re joining the Dufferin Grove Farmers’ Market with The Word On The Street Pop-Up! We sat down with Andrea Curtis, who will be joining us to read at the event. Be sure to join us there on August 2!   WOTS: Big Water is based […]

  • Author Interview: Priya Ramsingh

    WOTS is coming up fast…but just not fast enough! So we’re joining the Dufferin Grove Farmers’ Market with The Word On The Street Pop-Up! We sat down with Priya Ramsingh, who will be joining us to read at the event. Be sure to join us there on August 2!   WOTS: Let’s start with the […]

  • Meet The WOTS Team: Part 2

    The Word On The Street Festival in Toronto is only possible because of all of our small team’s work. Get to know the crew that is helping to put on our festival this year! Did you miss part one of our Meet The WOTS Team series? Go read it now!   David Alexander, Festival Director […]

  • Events This Week: July 23-29

    Here’s what Toronto has on tap in the literary sphere this week! Have an event coming up? Click here to email us your listing! Now go, celebrate books, enjoy reading, and have fun!   July 23, 7-8pm Event Name: Tara Atluri on “Uncommitted Crimes” Location: Toronto Reference Library What Is It: In her book Uncommitted […]

  • Books Around Town: Penguin Shop

    Toronto has a rich literary community with tons of places to read, buy, and talk about books! Books Around Town is a series that explores some of the city’s most popular places for book nerds to gather and share their love of reading. Who isn’t familiar with the Penguin’s iconic logo? Well, enter the Penguin […]

  • #WOTSTalk: Interview With Kenneth Oppel

    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 Kenneth Oppel, author of Inkling, who will be joining us at the festival this year!   WOTS: Tell us a bit about your process. How did you start writing? Do […]

  • Access Now: How Our Books Can Start Reaching Everyone

    For many people, reading is a crucial part of their lives. The feel of a book, the smell of store-fresh or library-wisened pages, and the stories that they contain. But not everyone can enjoy books and reading in the same way. Different people face different barriers, and not everyone has access to books as we […]