2021 Authors & Speakers


Adam Corrigan Holowitz

11/06/21 @ 2:00pm

Adam Corrigan Holowitz works as a dramaturg, director and playwright.

Amy LeBlanc

08/17/21 @ 7:30pm

Amy LeBlanc is a poet in Calgary, Alberta.

Canisia Lubrin


CANISIA LUBRIN is a writer, editor, and teacher.

Christopher Keep

10/28/21 @ 7:00pm

Christopher Keep is a professor of English & Writing Studies at Western

David Huebert


David Huebert is a Canadian writer of fiction, poetry, and critical prose

David Ly

08/18/21 @ 7:30pm 08/17/21 @ 7:30pm

David Ly is a poet from Vancouver, BC.

Dean Jobb

11/12/21 @ 7:00pm

Dean Jobb is an award-winning author and journalist and a professor at the University of King’s College.

Eddy Smet

11/07/21 @ 2:00pm

Eddy Smet is a retired professor at Huron University College and a London comic book collector.

Gary Barwin


Gary Barwin is a writer, composer, and multidisciplinary artist.

Ian Rae

09/24/21 @ 12:00pm

Ian Rae is an Associate Professor in the Department of English, French, and Writing at King’s University College at Western University.

Ivan Coyote

11/11/21 @ 7:00pm 01/26/21 @ 7:00pm

Ivan Coyote is a writer, storyteller, and the Alice Munro Creativity Chair at Western.

Jeff Thomas

11/21/20 @ 5:00pm

Jeff Thomas is an urban-based Iroquois, self-taught photo-based story teller, writer, pubic speaker, and curator.

Jesse Wente

11/18/21 @ 7:00pm

Jesse Wente is an Anishinaabe writer, broadcaster, and arts leader.

Jillian Horton

11/16/21 @ 7:00pm 03/04/21 @ 12:00pm

Jillian Horton is an award-winning medical educator, writer, musician and podcaster.

Kydra Ryan

11/06/21 @ 2:00pm

Kydra Ryan is an ensemble member of AlvegoRoot Theatre.

Liz Howard


Liz Howard is an award-winning writer and poet.

Molly Peacock

11/16/21 @ 7:00pm

Molly Peacock is an acclaimed poet, essayist and creative nonfiction writer.

Patrick Mahon

11/21/20 @ 5:00pm

Patrick Mahon is an artist, a writer/curator, and a Professor of Visual Arts at Western University.

Randell Adjei

11/07/21 @ 7:00pm

Randell Adjei is the inaugural poet laureate of Ontario.

Ronald Epstein

11/16/21 @ 7:00pm

Dr. Ronald Epstein is a practicing family physician and professor of family medicine, psychiatry, and oncology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Terry Fallis


Terry Fallis is an award-winning Canadian author.

Tom Cull

11/07/21 @ 7:00pm 02/04/21 @ 7:00pm

Tom Cull is a poet, a creative writing professor, community organizer, and former Poet Laureate of London

Wormwood

10/28/21 @ 7:00pm 10/30/20 @ 7:00pm

Wormwood is an electroacoustic project comprised of Christina Willatt and Andrew Wenaus.

Zalika Reid-Benta

11/11/21 @ 7:00pm

Zalika Reid-Benta is the current Writer in Residence at Western University.

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