Ivy Award Presentation & Keynote
October 26 at 11am
The 13th edition of the International Visitors (IV) Programme, taking place during the Festival, will welcome publishing leaders from across Canada and around the world to take part in exclusive virtual opportunities for professional development during the Festival.
The 2020 IV Fellows invite all who are interested in publishing and culture exchange to join them for the Programme’s Keynote Address by Lennie Goodings, Chair of Virago Press, titled “A bite of the apple: the story of how Virago books changed the world.” The presentation of the annual Ivy Award, in recognition of an outstanding contribution to Canadian publishing, will follow. This year, the Ivy Award will be presented to Mawenzi House Publisher Nurjehan Aziz.
The IV Programme is funded by: