Headliners Archive

2022

We're Back!

Paul Pearson, Peter Midgley, Jason Purcell, Marco Melfi, Marilyn Dumont, Jennifer Bowering Delisle, Michelle Poirier Brown, Theresa Kishkan, Gavin Bradley, Jenna Butler, and more.

All from 2022 

2021

LitFest 2021

Nisha Patel, Jillian Christmas, Jason Purcell, Dwennimmen, Rayanne Haines, Timiro Mohamed, and more.

All from 2021 

2020

LitFest Goes Virtual

Lindy West, Marco Melfi, Adriana Oniță, Luciana Erregue-Sacchi, James Raffan, Jennifer Reeser, Helen Knott, Amina Mohamed, Billy-Ray Belcourt, Emily Riddle, and more.

All from 2020 

2019

HomeWord

Karen Unland, Alex Allen, Galen Scorer, Barra Ó Scannláin, Arleen Paré, Adriana Oniță, Peter Midgley, Rebecca Pickard, Ellen Kartz, Lady Vanessa, and more.

All from 2019 

2018

Your Voice Here/Nêhiyawêtân/Toi.Ta Voix. Ici.

Sarah-Jean Krahn, Alessandra Naccarato, Medgine Mathurin, Nicholas Bradley, Jocelyne Verret, Pierrette Requier, Scott Jackshaw, Liam Coady, Helen Knott, Alice Major, and more.

All from 2018 

2017

Horizons/Eskonahkwahk

Liz Howard, Nasra Adem, Floyd Robert-Maduekwe, Dwennimmen, Alison Clarke, Ben Ladouceur, Marilyn Dumont, Pearl Lorentzen, Marina Reid Hale, Curtis LeBlanc, and more.

All from 2017 

2016

Poetry Becomes

Wendy McGrath, Gerald Hill, Walter Hildebrandt, Liam Coady, Nisha Patel, Shayne Golosky Johnston, Brandon Wint, Charlotte Cranston, Manijeh Mannani, Benjamin Hertwig, and more.

All from 2016 

2015

Poetry Moves

Jocelyne Verret, Jalal Barzanji, Rebecca Lappa, Sue Goyette, Debbie Okun Hill, Kaz Mega, Morgan Smith, Josée Thibeault, Danielle Lavoie, Blaine Marchand, and more.

All from 2015 

2014

Word Bridges

Paul Zits, Christine S. Frederick, E.D. Blodgett, Steven Heighton, Tim Bowling, Erín Moure, Iman Mersal, Gary Garrison, Ahmed Knowmadic, Joe Gurba, and more.

All from 2014 

2013

Word Nation

Lorien Maheu, Evelyn Lau, Medgeen Guillet, George Elliott Clarke, Kris Demeanor, CR Avery, Kimmy Beach, Yaa Serwaa Somuah, Titilope Sonuga, Francisco A. Fwallah, and more.

All from 2013 

2012

Words on the Line

Greg Debicki, Sally Ito, Dionne Brand, Nora Gould, Peter Midgley, The Raving Poets Band, Bob Holman, Jason Kodie, Jenna Butler, Brendan McLeod, and more.

All from 2012 

2011

Get Caught Up

Theresa Moritz, Tanya Davis, Jeff Carpenter, Sheri-D Wilson, Tim Bowling, Mark Edwards, Stephen Scobie, Susan McCaslin, Sandi Somers, Valerie Mason-John, and more.

All from 2011 

2010

Found in Translation

Ahmed Knowmadic, Kimmy Beach, derek beaulieu, Laurie MacFayden, Nancy Mackenzie, Omar Mouallem, Ariel Gordon, Shelley Leedahl, Jolanta Lapiak, Joe Gurba, and more.

All from 2010