Headliners Archive

2020

LitFest Goes Virtual

Mila Bongco-Philipzig, Luciana Erregue-Sacchi, David A. Robertson, Francine Merasty, Lauren McKeon, Zoë Johnson, Ann Friedman, David Berry, Isael Huard, Juliana Neufeld, and more.

All from 2020 

2019

HomeWord

Rita Espeschit, Cobra Collins, Gianmarco Visconti, Titilope Sonuga, Chelsea Dingman, Natalie Wee, Kelly Shepherd, Zach Polis, Nisha Patel, Alyson Davies, and more.

All from 2019 

2018

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

Kai Cheng Thom, Patrick Friesen, Angeline Schellenberg, Scott Jackshaw, Evelyne Gagnon, Lisa Martin, Ali Blythe, Alessandra Naccarato, Shauntay Grant, Amy Malbeuf, and more.

All from 2018 

2017

Horizons/Eskonahkwahk

Malik Hinton, David Oberholtzer, Kaz Mega, Lillian Allen, Richard Van Camp, Pearl Lorentzen, Tim Bowling, Liam Coady, Alison Clarke, Tyler Perry, and more.

All from 2017 

2016

Poetry Becomes

Walter Hildebrandt, Marilyn Dumont, Gisèle Villeneuve, Jannie Edwards, Dennis Cooley, Shayne Golosky Johnston, Kimmy Beach, D, Dwennimmen, Medgine Mathurin, and more.

All from 2016 

2015

Poetry Moves

Kasia Gawlak, Taqralik Partridge, Ariane Mahrÿke, Paul Sanderson, Laurie MacFayden, Leif Gregersen, Ikenna Onyegbula, Jocelyne Verret, Kent Bowman, Marilyn Dumont, and more.

All from 2015 

2014

Word Bridges

Rita Espeschit, Kimmy Beach, Aliya Tariq, Joe Gurba, Joy Harjo, Deborah Ramkhelawan, Ahmed Knowmadic, Marita Dachsel, Medgine Mathurin, Anna Marie Sewell, and more.

All from 2014 

2013

Word Nation

Simon Crowley, Jenna Butler, Andy Northrup, John B. Lee, Lorien Maheu, Glenn Robson, Tanya Davis, Titilope Sonuga, Marlon “Arlo Maverick” Wilson, Mary Pinkoski, and more.

All from 2013 

2012

Words on the Line

Pierrette Requier, Dymphny Dronyk, Greg Debicki, Heather Simeney MacLeod, Sally Ito, Bob Holman, John Steffler, Marilyn Dumont, Barbara Langhorst, The Raving Poets Band, and more.

All from 2012 

2011

Get Caught Up

Mark Edwards, Jeff Carpenter, Susan McCaslin, Mary Pinkoski, John Lent, Valerie Mason-John, Regie Cabico, a.rawlings, Titilope Sonuga, Robert Kpogo, and more.

All from 2011 

2010

Found in Translation

Titilope Sonuga, Yukari Meldrum, Lorri Nielsen Glenn, Valerie Mason-John, Politic Live, Omar Mouallem, Robert Kroetsch, Helene Garrett, Mikey Maybe, George Bowering, and more.

All from 2010