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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!
Laurie D. Graham is a poet, an editor, the publisher of Brick magazine, and a member of the advisory board for the University of Regina Press’s Oskana Poetry & Poetics series. She has been involved with Brick in various capacities since 2010, and she has also worked with The Malahat Review, and the now-dearly-departed Toronto-based literary journal Descant. Settler Education, her second book of poetry, was a finalist for this year’s Trillium Award for Poetry. She comes from Treaty 6 territory (Sherwood Park, Alberta) and currently lives in Haldimand Treaty territory (Kitchener, Ontario).