40th Edition

October 24 – November 3, 2019

Meet the people behind the pages at the 40th Anniversary edition of the Festival. Tickets on sale now.

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As Canada’s largest and longest-running celebration of words and ideas, we connect writers and curious readers of every kind. Join us all year round!

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  • International Authors to See at #FestofAuthors19

    Tuesday, October 15, 2019

    Every year, authors travel to Toronto from all over the world to take part in the Toronto International Festival of Authors. This year, we present a group of internationally acclaimed authors who bring with them different perspectives and techniques.

  • Top TIFA Events for Aspiring Authors

    Monday, October 7, 2019

    The Toronto International Festival of Authors is a hotspot for heavyweights in the literary industry. Over 11 days, professionals will travel from all over the world to take part in this exciting opportunity to network and learn.

  • Emerging Authors at #FestofAuthors19

    Tuesday, October 1, 2019

    Toronto International Festival of Authors is well-known as a destination to hear established, celebrated authors. However, we also provide countless opportunities to discover the rising stars of the literary world; the authors that everyone will soon be talking about.

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