Toronto, Ontario

WOTS Festival Marketplace

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Harbourfront Centre | 10am - 5pm


WOTS+ Festival Events

Saturday, September 21, 2019

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Special Programs

Even more than books and magazines, The Word On The Street Toronto’s greatest passion is to connect with the community. Through a number of innovative programs, we are reaching out to encourage people to speak out, speak up, and support literacy. Read below for more details.

Pop-Up at Dufferin Grove Farmers' Market

We are making some early appearances this year with a special pop-up stage at the Dufferin Grove Farmers’ Market on June 7, July 5, and August 2.  We are excited to present more The Word On The Street readings, panels, and performances featuring local publishers and authors.

August 2 Schedule:

Host: Anjula Gogia
4:00 pm – Tournament Trouble, Sylv Chiang
4:30 pm – DUMB, Georgia Webber
5:00 pm – Brown Girl In The Room, Priya Ramsingh
5:30 pm – Big Water, Andrea Curtis
6:00 pm – Toronto Poetry Slam Team with slam poets Jennifer Alicia, Gavin Russell, and Cassandra

Onsite bookselling by Type Books.