Literary Arts

Events listing

IFOA Celebrates Black History Month

February 7, 2018

As part of Kuumba 2018, the IFOA is proud to host a thought-provoking discussion with authors Simone Dalton, Rinaldo Walcott and Whitney French, who will talk about writing and authorship, opportunities and impediments to success in the book industry. David Bradford hosts.

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Lit Jam 2018

February 21, 2018

Get ready for an interactive night of storytelling where teams comprised of emerging writers from various creative writing programs from across the city will compete by improvising stories on stage. The audience will lead them with story starters and scenarios! CBC’s Gill Deacon will emcee.

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What's Life Got To Do With It?

March 7, 2018

A panel of novelists and poets discuss how the world today affects their writing. Join Mayank Bhatt, Terri Favro, Catherine Graham, Kevin Hardcastle and Grace O’Connell for a thought-provoking discussion with Lisa de Nikolits.

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Writing Workshop: Mending the Past

April 7, 2018

Mending the Past is a hands-on writing workshop that invites participants to consider memory and trauma, whether personal or perceived in society. After a tour and discussion of Attia’s exhibition, writers will be invited to create and share new pieces of flash fiction, poetry or memoir in response to open-ended exercises. The workshop’s supportive structure encourages writers to share personal thoughts in a safe and non-critical environment. The workshop is open to writers of all levels. Writing materials will be provided.

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