Words is a festival celebrating all things wordy: books, poetry, song, children's literature, writing for the screen and stage, new media, spoken word performances and much more.

November 4 to 6, 2016

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All Saturday and Sunday events are free and seating is limited.


Event Location Date Time
The Words Festival at a Glance! Museum London November 4, 2016 7:00pm
Spoken Wordshop with David Silverberg Museum London November 6, 2016 1:00pm
Poetry Live! An Evening of Open Mic Poetry at Words Festival Museum London November 5, 2016 8:00pm
John Leonard presents: John Milton's Poetry Museum London November 6, 2016 3:00pm
An Afternoon with Monia Mazigh: Hosted by David Heap Museum London November 5, 2016 2:15pm
Hooked on a Feeling: A Writing Workshop with Paul Cavanagh Museum London November 6, 2016 9:00am
Souwesto Local Authors' Book Fair Museum London November 6, 2016 10:00am
Souwesto Local Authors' Book Fair Museum London November 5, 2016 10:00am
Penn Kemp & Madeline Bassnett: In Conversation with Manina Jones Museum London November 6, 2016 10:00am
André Alexis & Kevin Hardcastle: In Conversation with Joel Burton Museum London November 5, 2016 10:00am
London Writers Today Museum London November 5, 2016 9:00am
A performance by Leanne Betasamosake Simpson Museum London November 6, 2016 6:00pm
WordsFestZine Launch Museum London November 6, 2016 5:00pm
An Afternoon with Jennifer Robson: Hosted by Paul Webb Museum London November 5, 2016 3:30pm
Mariko Tamaki & Teva Harrison: In Conversation with Diana Tamblyn Museum London November 6, 2016 3:00pm
Madhur Anand & Shane Neilson: In Conversation with Joel Faflak Museum London November 5, 2016 2:15pm
Nadia Bozak in Conversation with Catherine Steeves Museum London November 6, 2016 4:00pm
Margaret Christakos & Laurie D. Graham: In Conversation with David Huebert Museum London November 6, 2016 2:00pm
Words Presents Douglas Gibson Museum London November 6, 2016 1:00pm
Words Presents Steve Paikin in Conversation with Anne Marie DeCicco-Best Museum London November 6, 2016 11:00am
Al Purdy Was Here: See the Film, Meet the Director Brian D. Johnson Museum London November 5, 2016 5:30pm
An Afternoon with Emma Donoghue: Hosted by Bryce Traister Museum London November 5, 2016 1:00pm
Guerrilla Poetry Dundas Street November 5, 2016 12:00pm
George Elliott Clarke and Robert Chafe: In Conversation with Dennis Garnhum Museum London November 5, 2016 11:00am
The 2016 James Reaney Memorial Lecture with John Beckwith Museum London November 5, 2016 4:30pm
Opening Reception Museum London November 4, 2016 7:00pm

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