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Bringing a New World
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October 22 – November 1, 2020

200 virtual events and activities with conversation, readings, performances, podcasts & more
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Skin Hunger: Tyler Pennock

Skin Hunger: Tyler Pennock

October 28 at 12:00pm

Christa Couture Live

Christa Couture Live

October 24 at 5:00pm

Skin Hunger: Umar Bin Hassan

Skin Hunger: Umar Bin Hassan

November 01 at 12:00pm

A.F Moritz, Canisia Lubrin & Ian Williams

Sunday Poetry Readings

October 25 at 8:30pm

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The Toronto International Festival of Authors (TIFA) is Canada’s longest-running literary festival, a charitable cultural organization. It presents the finest of Canadian and international writers, artists and thinkers across the range of literary genres from fiction to non-fiction, poetry to plays, graphic novelists and illustrators. It enables audiences access and empowerment to meet, hear and learn from the finest contemporary writers and thinkers of our time.

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Major Partners

Canada Council for the Arts
Ontario Arts Council
Toronto Arts Council
Ontario Creates
Habourfront Centre

Official Bookseller

UofT Book Store

Hotel Partner

The Westin