Join Tightrope Books and IFOA in celebration of the release of George Elliott Clarke’s Locating Home: The First African-Canadian Novel and Verse Collections.
A pioneering scholar of African-Canadian literature, Clarke anthologizes the field’s first collections of poetry and the first novel. Clarke’s powerful introduction illuminates the historical, cultural, and political significance of these groundbreaking works for contemporary readers of Black Canadian authors.
Toronto Lit Up is a three year initiative, spearheaded by the Toronto Arts Council and IFOA, designed to spotlight Toronto’s writers and empower local artists with career-building opportunities. Click here for more information.