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Archive for October, 2016

  • A Look at Sculpting New Reads 2016

    Sculpting New Reads, The Word On The Street’s annual contemporary art exhibition, calls upon visual artists to bring to life the art of storytelling.  For our third edition, we challenged four local artists to create new sculptures inspired by four Canadian new releases.  Featured books included: Olive Senior’s Pain Tree, a stunning collection of short […]

  • Our Most Anticipated Events at IFOA

    The only thing better than getting the chance to relax now that our festival is over, is knowing that IFOA has started! Everyone knows that September and October are the best months for literary events in Canada, so we can’t wait to get to everything we can. To save you time, we’ve put together a list […]

  • Interview with IFOA Organizers

    To celebrate the start of IFOA this year, we sat down with the organizers to tell us just a little about what to expect, what’s new, and how to get the most out of this year’s festival.   WOTS: What are some event highlights for this year?   IFOA: It’ll be a challenge to keep […]