Celebrate words and ideas at Toronto’s International Festival of Authors

Oct 17 2016, 8:25 pm

This week marks the 37th edition of Toronto’s International Festival of Authors (IFOA) which runs from October 20 to 30 at Harbourfront Centre.

The IFOA is a celebration of words and ideas, of writers and readers, and this year it is welcoming over 200 Canadian and international participants. Over 11 days, the festival will include readings, interviews, artist talks, round table discussions, public book signings and a number of special events.

Special events include the round table discussion with English-language Fiction Finalists of the Governor General’s Literary Award, the 2016 International Visitors Award, the PEN Canada Benefit and the Harbourfront Festival Prize that honours creativity and overall literary and publishing accomplishments.

Introducing the first 50 authors coming to #IFOA2016! Find out more: see link in profile

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International Festival of Authors

When: October 20 to 30, 2016

Where: Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West

Tickets: Available online – and free for students and youth under 25.

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