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Since 1990, The Word On The Street has proudly hosted some of the finest talent in Canadian literature. Our 28th festival was one of our best yet. Check out all of the authors, performers, and storytellers below!
David Rider is the Toronto Star’s city hall bureau chief in charge of covering Mayor John Tory’s administration, and previously, the coverage at city hall of former mayor Rob Ford. Rider has also been an editor at the Star, a reporter and editor at other Canadian and international news outlets, and an English teacher in Japan.