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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!
Peter Howell is the movie critic for the Toronto Star. He’s also president and co-founder of the Toronto Film Critics Association (TFCA), which is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2017. Howell contributes to thestar.com website and often discusses movies as a guest on local and national radio and TV shows. Prior to movies, he was the Star‘s pop music critic. He has been a member of the Star‘s Entertainment department since 1991. An ebook of Howell’s reviews of his favorite films, titled Movies I Can’t Live Without, has been published by the Toronto Star. Howell is also the author of the self-published pulp novel, Hot Pine, a tale of mystery and lust set in the dark forests of Algonquin Park.