Toronto Lit Up: Black Cake, Turtle Soup, and Other Dilemmas

Gloria Blizzard

TLU: Toronto Lit Up: Black Cake, Turtle Soup, and Other Dilemmas

6:30pm ET

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Another Story Bookshop

315 Roncesvalles Ave. Toronto, ON

Please note: This is an offsite event.

Join us at Another Story Bookshop on June 11 for the launch of Black Cake, Turtle Soup, and Other Dilemmas by Gloria Blizzard (Dundurn Press). The event will begin at 6:30pm and will feature music by Jesse Ryan and Eric Liang followed by reading and conversation with host Donna Bailey Nurse.


Toronto Lit Up is a multi-year initiative, started in 2016 by the Toronto International Festival of Authors and the Toronto Arts Council, to spotlight Toronto writers and empower local artists with career-building opportunities. Between April 2016 and March 2024, Toronto Lit Up has presented over 200 events featuring over 250 Toronto authors and illustrators. Toronto Lit Up book launches take place throughout the year at venues across the city. They are open to the public and free to attend. Click here for more information.

   Dundurn Press logo   Another Story Bookshop logo

This event will be followed by a book signing.

Toronto Lit Up

How to attend

This FREE event is open to the public.

Join us at Another Story Bookshop on June 11 for the launch of Black Cake, Turtle Soup, and Other Dilemmas by Gloria Blizzard (Dundurn Press). The event will begin at 6:30pm and will feature music by Jesse Ryan and Eric Liang followed by reading and conversation with host Donna Bailey Nurse.


Toronto Lit Up is a multi-year initiative, started in 2016 by the Toronto International Festival of Authors and the Toronto Arts Council, to spotlight Toronto writers and empower local artists with career-building opportunities. Between April 2016 and March 2024, Toronto Lit Up has presented over 200 events featuring over 250 Toronto authors and illustrators. Toronto Lit Up book launches take place throughout the year at venues across the city. They are open to the public and free to attend. Click here for more information.

   Dundurn Press logo   Another Story Bookshop logo

This event will be followed by a book signing.

Toronto Lit Up

Featured Authors

Gloria Blizzard
Gloria Blizzard is an award-winning writer and poet, and a Black Canadian woman of multiple heritages. Her work explores spaces where music, dance, spirit, and culture collide. She lives in Toronto.

Read more about Gloria Blizzard

6:30pm ET

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Another Story Bookshop

315 Roncesvalles Ave. Toronto, ON

Please note: This is an offsite event.

How to attend

This FREE event is open to the public

What to read

Black Cake, Turtle Soup, and Other Dilemmas by ,
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