Upcoming Events by location

2017 Season

  • Aurora

    • IFOA Aurora

      Cost: FREE

      Gwen Benaway will be in Aurora on October 11th to talk about her new poetry collection, Passage.

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  • Bayfield

    • IFOA Bayfield

      Cost: TBA

      IFOA Bayfield welcomes distinguished Canadian authors Frances Itani and Diane Schoemperlen.

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  • Burlington

    • IFOA Burlington

      Cost: $10

      Booker Prize winner and distinguished author Roddy Doyle will be interviewed by bestselling author Linwood Barclay.

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  • Etobicoke

    • IFOA Etobicoke

      Cost: Sold Out!

      The IFOA joins its Etobicoke partners to bring Sylvain Prudhomme, one of the most exciting contemporary novelists in France, to the By the Lake Book Club! He will discuss his most recently translated book The Greats with Wendy O’Brien. In this [...]

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  • Keswick

    • IFOA Keswick

      Cost: Private event for elementary students only

      In an engaging slide talk Hugh Brewster describes the experiences of Canada’s soldiers in World War I.

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  • London

    • IFOA London

      Cost: $10

      Join Gary Barwin as he reads from his latest work and is interviewed by Jason Dickson.

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  • Markham

    • IFOA Markham

      Cost: $10

      IFOA Markham welcomes authors Janie Chang, Farzana Doctor and Shawn Hitchins!

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  • Midland

    • IFOA Midland

      Cost: $10

      IFOA Midland is delighted to welcome Vivek Shraya and Siân Northey!

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  • Orillia

    • IFOA Orillia

      Cost: $10

      IFOA Orillia welcomes Ted Barris, Liona Boyd and Steve Burrows on October 14th!

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  • Owen Sound

    • IFOA Owen Sound

      Cost: $5

      Helen Humphreys sits with Richard Thomas to discuss her latest work The Ghost Orchard!

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  • Parry Sound

    • IFOA Parry Sound

      Cost: $15

      Catherine Chidgey, Bianca Marais, Kathleen Winter will be in Parry Sound to read from their latest works.

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  • Peterborough

    • IFOA Peterborough

      Cost: FREE

      IFOA Peterborough welcomes local writer Devon Code! Do not miss the opportunity to hear him read live.

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  • Scarborough

    • IFOA Scarborough

      Cost: $10

      IFOA Scarborough welcomes B. Denham Jolly and Rachel Manley!

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  • St. Catharines

    • IFOA St. Catharines

      Cost: FREE

      IFOA St. Catharines welcomes cartoonists and creative geniuses Michael DeForge and Kean Soo!

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  • Stratford

    • IFOA Stratford

      Cost: $25

      IFOA Stratford welcomes winner of the Latino International Book Award Chantel Acevedo and Sherlock Award winner Mark Billingham.

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  • Sutton

    • IFOA Sutton

      Cost: $5

      In an engaging slide talk Hugh Brewster describes the experiences of Canada’s soldiers in World War I.

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  • Thunder Bay

    • IFOA Thunder Bay

      Cost: $15

      IFOA Thunder Bay welcomes authors Gary Barwin, Terry Fallis, Grace O'Connell and Jean E. Pendziwol.

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  • Windsor

    • IFOA Windsor

      Cost: Special Pricing

      Kia Corthron and Christopher Paul Curtis talk about Corthron's debut novel The Castle Cross the Magnet Carter.

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  • Woodstock

    • IFOA Woodstock

      Cost: $15

      IFOA Woodstock welcomes Booker Prize winner Roddy Doyle and bestselling crime writer Peter Robinson!

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