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Since 1990, The Word On The Street has proudly hosted some of the finest talent in Canadian literature. Our 27th festival is shaping up to be one of our best yet. Check out all of the authors, performers, and storytellers below!
Morgan Campbell is a multilingual, multimedia journalist who covers the business of sport at the Toronto Star. He spent two years covering baseball, where his insightful features – especially about Latin American players and the issues facing them – earned him a reputation as one of the finest writers on the beat. Campbell is the author of “Fight of Their Lives,” a serial narrative about aspiring boxers. In 2004 he won the National Newspaper Award for “Long Shots,” an eight-part series about a high school basketball team. He is a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.