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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!
Tina Zafreen Alam is a diasporic Bangladeshi poet who happens to reside in Toronto. She is a VONA (Voices of our Nations Arts Foundation) Alum and has worked at many film festivals including: Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival, Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival, Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival and TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival). Tina Zafreen is also a blog editor at Shameless Magazine.