Ted Barris

Ted Barris is an award-winning author, journalist and broadcaster. For more than forty years, his writing has appeared in the national press and he has authored seventeen non-fiction books. In 2014, his Globe and Mail national bestseller, The Great Escape, received the national Libris Non-Fiction Book of the Year Award. He lives in Uxbridge, Ontario. He presents The Great Escape.

Past Events

  • Tuesday October 24, 2017

    • A Celebration of 45 Years of Dundurn Press

      Cost: $18/$15 for IFOA Supporters, Free for students and youth

      Join us in celebration of Dundurn’s 45 years in CanLit, helping Canadians write about themselves.


  • Saturday October 14, 2017

    • IFOA Orillia

      Cost: $10

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