The Word on the Street Festival comes to Halifax, NS, on Sunday September 16, Lethbridge, AB, on Saturday September 23, Toronto, ON, and Saskatoon, SK, on Sunday, September 24. And Word Vancouver will be taking over that town with events throughout the city from September 19–September 24.
Margo Goodhand “Runaway Wives and Rogue Feminists” Book Launch
19th September 19:00 – 21:00 pm at Audreys Books, Edmonton, AB
Walter Hildebrandt “Blackfoot Country” Book Launch
21st September 19:00 – 21:00 pm at Audreys Books, Edmonton, AB
Angie Abdou “In Case I Go” Book Launch
22nd September 19:00 – 21:00 pm at Audreys Books, Edmonton, AB
The Telling Tales Festival is back on September 17 in Rockton, ON (near Hamilton), with amazing writers for young people, including Erin Bow, Emma Donoghue, Andrew Larsen, Evan Munday, Itah Sadu, and many others.
From September 21–24, Literasian celebrates Asian Canadian literature in Vancouver, BC, with featured authors Eleanor Guerrero-Campbell, Catherine Hernandez, Janie Chang, Jen Sookfong Lee, Julia Lin, Leanne Dunic, Leslie Shimotakahara, and Terry Watada.
The Winnipeg International Writers Festival takes place September 22–30 in Winnipeg, MB, with Suzette Mayr, Steve Burrows, Lydia Kwa, Katherena Vermette, Cary Fagan, Méira Cook, Trevor Cole, Pasha Malla, Andrew Pyper, and many others.
Please comment to add your own local events as well.