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Saturday, October 21

Mystery: Quest for the Truth

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 6:00 PM
Brigantine Room, Harbourfront Centre
Reading/ Interview: IFOA
Participants: Sara Blaedel, James Grainger, Peter Robinson, Dan Wakin

Detective Louise Rick meets Inspector Alan Banks. The New York Times editor, Dan Wakin, interviews crime writers Sara Blaedel and Peter Robinson. Hosted by James Grainger.

The New York Times subscribers get a 50% discount to this event with promo code!


Presented in partnership with the New York Times.

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Come Rhyme with Me

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Main Loft, Harbourfront Centre
Special Event: IFOA
Participants: Dean Atta, Deanna Rodger

Enjoy a night of rhyming and rice and peas with Dean Atta and Deanna Rodger alongside a menu of performers chosen for their wit, wisdom and ability to move you. For all lingual lovers, slammers, singers and rappers, this spoken word explosion is presented as a dining experience – with a set menu of performers. The evening will have an open mic at the start and a distinctly relaxed Caribbean feel with a delicious meal.


This event is co-presented by Toronto Poetry Project, IFOA and the British Council Canada.

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IFOA Windsor

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Daniel Patrick Kelly Theatre, Capitol Theatre
Reading/ Interview: Litontour
Participants: Kia Corthron

Kia Corthron and Christopher Paul Curtis talk about Corthron’s debut novel The Castle Cross the Magnet Carter. Do not miss the opportunity to hear her read live!

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“Kia Corthron’s first novel is a stunning achievement by any measure…” – Angela Davis

 

Tickets can be purchased through BookFest Windsor.

This event is presented in partnership with:

 

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The Basement Revue @ IFOA

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 8:30 PM
Brigantine Room, Harbourfront Centre
Special Event: IFOA
Participants: Jason Collett, Damian Rogers

Founded by songwriter Jason Collett on a snowy night in December at the Dakota Tavern, the Basement Revue has been a showcase and incubator for Canadian music and literature for more than 10 years and has featured performances by many of Canada’s leading musicians and writers including A Tribe Called Red, Gord Downie, Naomi Klein, Broken Social Scene, Tanya Tagaq, Leanne Simpson and many more.

Co-curated and co-hosted by the writer Damian Rogers, the program and participants are kept secret until the performance begins.


Presented in partnership with the Basement Revue

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Sunday, October 22

In Conversation: Seth & Adrian Tomine

Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 11:00 AM
Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre
In Conversation: IFOA
Participants: Seth, Fiona Smyth, Adrian Tomine

Join Seth and Adrian Tomine as they talk about cartooning using the backdrop of their own practice and experience. Hosted by Fiona Smyth.

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