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Adventures in Storytelling: Tools of Time and Place

Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 11:00 AM
York Quay Centre - Lakeside Terrace
Round table: Festival
Participants: Janet E. Cameron, Fiona Kidman, Mary-Rose MacColl, Alice McDermott, Stuart Woods

Four fiction writers, Janet E. Cameron, Fiona Kidman, Mary-Rose MacColl and Alice McDermott, talk about their use of time and place in their narratives. Hosted and moderated by Stuart Woods.

YoungIFOA: In Conversation with Gordon Korman

Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 11:00 AM
Fleck Dance Theatre
Interview, Reading: Festival | Young Readers
Participants: Gordon Korman, Patty Sullivan
CBC Books

Popular children’s and young adult author Gordon Korman reads from his new book, The Hypnotists, and is interviewed by Kids’ CBC host Patty Sullivan. Hosted by Erin Balser.

This event is part of CBC@IFOA. On October 26, members of our national public broadcaster’s radio and television team take to the stage to help present some of the world’s best authors. Available starting Tuesday, September 17 is a CBC@IFOA Day Pass, which offers a chance to purchase a bundle of five tickets, one to each CBC@IFOA event, for the low price of $50 (plus a service charge). To buy your CBC@IFOA Day Pass, call the Harbourfront Centre Box Office at 416-973-4000.

Front Lines

Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 12:00 PM
York Quay Centre - Brigantine Room
Round table: Festival
Participants: Shani Boianjiu, David Common, Sahar Delijani, Anthony Marra, Abdellah Taïa
CBC Books

Armed with words, young writers Shani Boianjiu, Sahar Delijani, Anthony Marra and Abdellah Taïa weigh in on conflict at home and in foreign lands, and discuss the meaning of bravery. Hosted and moderated by David Common.

This event is part of Brave New Word, a Festival focus on young and emerging authors from Canada and abroad.

It is also part of CBC@IFOA programming. On October 26, members of our national public broadcaster’s radio and television team take to the stage to help present some of the world’s best authors. Available starting Tuesday, September 17 is a CBC@IFOA Day Pass, which offers a chance to purchase a bundle of five tickets, one to each CBC@IFOA event, for the low price of $50 (plus a service charge). To buy your CBC@IFOA Day Pass, call the Harbourfront Centre Box Office at 416-973-4000.

Polarities

Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 12:00 PM
York Quay Centre - Studio Dance Theatre
Interview, Reading: Festival
Participants: Isabel Greenberg

Isabel Greenberg reads from and discusses her debut graphic novel, The Encyclopedia of Early Earth. This event is co-presented by The Power Plant.

This event is part of Brave New Word, a Festival focus on young and emerging authors from Canada and abroad.

In Conversation with Aleksandar Hemon

Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 1:00 PM
Fleck Dance Theatre
Interview, Reading: Festival
Participants: Aleksandar Hemon
CBC Books

Aleksandar Hemon reads from his latest work, The Book of My Lives, and is interviewed by Eleanor Wachtel. Hosted by Erin Balser.

This event is part of CBC@IFOA. On October 26, members of our national public broadcaster’s radio and television team take to the stage to help present some of the world’s best authors. Available starting Tuesday, September 17 is a CBC@IFOA Day Pass, which offers a chance to purchase a bundle of five tickets, one to each CBC@IFOA event, for the low price of $50 (plus a service charge). To buy your CBC@IFOA Day Pass, call the Harbourfront Centre Box Office at 416-973-4000.

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