Festival of Authors

The Ontario Writers’ Conference is proud to present…

…the Festival of Authors on March 31st, 2017!

Festival of Authors


All are welcome at this PUBLIC EVENT! The exciting evening unfolds between 7:00 PM and 10:00 PM on Friday, March 31st, 2017, at Creative Math & Music – Pickering & Whitby and marks the return of host Ted Barris. More details to come soon.

The Festival usually features:

  • entertaining interviews and inspiring author readings
  • opportunities to mingle with Canadian Authors, fellow writers and avid readers
  • voting for the winners of our Story Starters Contest
  • exciting prizes !

Tickets will be available here via PayPal or at the door.

TED BARRISFestival of Authors’ host Ted Barris is an award-winning journalist, author, and broadcaster. For more than 40 years, his writing has regularly appeared in the national press – Globe and Mail, National Post, as well as magazines as diverse as Legion, Air Force, esprit de corps, Quill and Quire, and Zoomer. He has also worked as host/contributor for  CBC Radio and TV Ontario. In 2015, Barris released his 18th book Fire Canoe, a Mark Twain-like retelling of 19th steamboat history on Canada’s major western waterways. Barris is a full-time professor of journalism and broadcasting at Toronto’s Centennial College

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