International Festival of Authors

  • October 23 to November 2, 2014
  • Harbourfront Centre

Brave new words

Approaching its 35th year in 2014, the International Festival of Authors brings together the world’s best writers of contemporary literature for 11 days of readings, interviews, lectures, round-table discussions, public book signings and a number of special events, including readings by Governor General’s Literacy Awards and Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize finalists, as well as the awarding of the Harbourfront Festival Prize. The 2013 lineup featured over 60 authors, including Margaret Atwood, Stephen King, Joseph Boyden, Anne Carson, Douglas Coupland and Canada Reads 2013 winner, Lisa Moore.


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