Out of an abundance of caution surrounding the Delta variant, Words 2021 will include a mix of onsite and online programming. Stay tuned for a full announcement of our lineup!

November 5 to 19, 2021

Western Bookstore

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The Art of Resilience: Reimagining the Future of Compassionate Healthcare November 16, 2021 7:00pm
Jesse Wente: In Conversation November 18, 2021 7:00pm
The Wounded: An Exhibition Talk for Remembrance Day November 9, 2021 7:00pm
​Forest City Murder: Dr. Cream, the Donnellys, and other true stories of homicide in 19th-Century Ontario November 12, 2021 7:00pm
Ivan Coyote & Zalika Reid-Benta: In Conversation November 11, 2021 7:00pm
The Comic Book Collector: Eddy Smet, Ivan Kocmarek, and the History of Canadian Comics November 7, 2021 2:00pm
Poetry Live: An Evening of Open Mic Poetry with Feature Artist Randell Adjei November 7, 2021 7:00pm
Tales for a Reaney Day: Two Great Writers, Three Short Stories November 6, 2021 2:00pm
Halloween Film Screening: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920), with live soundtrack by Wormwood October 28, 2021 7:00pm
Ian Rae: “How John Davis Barnett Helped to Found the Stratford Shakespearean Festival of Canada" September 24, 2021 12:00pm
The fish became a man': An Image Poem Workshop with David Ly August 18, 2021 7:30pm
David Ly & Amy LeBlanc: In Conversation August 17, 2021 7:30pm
Active Voice Presents: Cherie Dimaline March 30, 2021 7:00pm
Jillian Horton: We Are All Perfectly Fine March 4, 2021 12:00pm
Veda Hille: “Songs and Talking, What Else Do You Need?” March 2, 2021 7:00pm
Ivan Coyote: "Care Of: Correspondence, Connections, and Cures" October 21, 2021 5:30pm
A Two-Act Talk 'n' Shop: Zines & Zine Culture February 4, 2021 7:00pm
Richard Van Camp: "The Power of Stories and The Medicine They Carry" February 9, 2021 7:00pm
Active Voice Presents: Christine Fellows & John K. Samson January 26, 2021 7:00pm
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