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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!
Stacey May Fowles is an award-winning novelist, journalist, and essayist. She is a columnist at The Globe and Mail, Open Book Toronto, and Blue Jays Nation, author of the popular Baseball Life Advice e-newsletter, and co-editor of Best Canadian Sports Writing (forthcoming fall 2017). She regularly writes about sports for Globe Debate, The Walrus, and Torontoist. Her work has also appeared in such publications as the National Post, Elle Canada, NOW Toronto, Deadspin, Jezebel, The Classical, Rookie, Hazlitt, Vice Sports, Quill & Quire, and Toronto Life. She lives in Toronto, where she is writing Perfect Game, a collection of essays on baseball to be published by McClelland & Stewart in March 2017.