We have an exciting lineup of events for you at this year's Harbourfront Centre International Festival of Authors (IFOA)! Join us for events with Adrian Tomine, Jillian Tamaki, Seth, and Dylan Horrocks.
Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 1 PM
"Super Truths" in the Fleck Dance Theatre (207 Queens Quay West). Tickets are $18/$15 for supporters/FREE for students & youth 25 and under.
A short story collection, a graphic novel, and a work of literary fiction—writers Tim Conley, Jillian Tamaki, and Sarah Winman discuss exaggerating reality, magic and their strange and wonderful most recent books. Brent Bambury moderates.
Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 2 PM
Text and the City at the Studio Theatre (235 Queens Quay West). Tickets are $18/$15 for supporters/FREE for students & youth 25 and under.
Sex sells. Join an intimate conversation between four fiction authors (Dylan Horrocks, Kirstin Innes, Eric Reinhardt, and Russell Smith) on the role that sex and gender play in their work. The National Post‘s Emily M. Keeler moderates.
Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 4 PM
In Conversation with Jami Attenberg and Adrian Tomine in the Fleck Dance Theatre (207 Queens Quay West). Tickets are $18/$15 for supporters/FREE for students & youth 25 and under.
Buzzed-about American authors Jami Attenberg and Adrian Tomine come together to discuss their highly anticipated new works with interviewer Sue Carter. Attenberg presents her latest novel, Saint Mazie, which introduces readers to Mazie Phillips, the bawdy proprietress of famed New York City movie theatre The Venice, while Tomine presents his most recent graphic novel, Killing and Dying, a stunning exploration of loss, creative ambition, identity and family dynamics.
Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 8:30 PM
Drawing (Graphic) Conclusions at the Lakeside Terrace (235 Queens Quay West). Free and open to the public.
Dylan Horrocks (Hicksville), Jillian Tamaki (SuperMutant Magic Academy), and Adrian Tomine (Killing and Dying) share their beautiful and thought-provoking new works. Evan Munday acts as MC.
Friday, October 30, 2015 at 7 PM
IFOA St. Catharines at the Niagara Artists Centre (354 St.Paul St, St. Catharines L2R 3N2). PWYC - Suggested $10
Join New Zealand’s Dylan Horrocks and Canada’s Seth for a reading and roundtable discussion on their latest graphic novels, Sam Zabel and the Magic Pen and Palookaville 22, at Niagara Artists Centre on October 30 at 7pm.