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  • 2020 RBC Taylor Prize Finalists in Conversation

    Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 7:30 PM

    The Toronto International Festival of Authors presents the RBC Taylor Prize finalists in a panel discussion with Toronto Star Books Editor, Deborah Dundas.

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  • A Part of Something: Feeling Less Alone in the Company of Writers

    Tuesday, December 3, 2019

    TIFA’s Delegate Programme is an opportunity for local authors and journalists to enrich the level of discussion throughout the Festival. Delegate Melanie Mah shares her experience at #FestofAuthors19 below.

  • From Subways to Swingin’ Moonlight: A Look at How Readers Make Connections

    Tuesday, December 3, 2019

    TIFA’s Delegate Programme is an opportunity for local authors and journalists to enrich the level of discussion among book lovers throughout the Festival. Returning Delegate Danielle Bourgon shares her experience at #FestofAuthors19 below.

  • 2019 Holiday Gift Guide for the Book Lover

    Friday, November 29, 2019

    It’s that time of year again when the pressure to find the right gift for the book lovers in your life can feel downright stifling. Thankfully, this list has got you covered. Want a non-fiction book? Got it. Want to wow them with award-winners? On it. What about the up-and-comers? Did you have to ask?…

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