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Toronto: IFOA Battle of the Bards
March 29, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm$10
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Brigantine Room, Harbourfront Centre
235 Queens Quay West Toronto ON
$10, Free for Supporters and Students
Toronto’s International Festival of Authors’ popular poetry competition returns in 2017 to feature readings by 20 of Canada’s emerging and established poets. IFOA Director Geoffrey E. Taylor, Juno award winning recording artist and dub poet Lillian Allen and 2016 Poetry NOW winner Chris Chambers will select the night’s winners. NOW Magazine’s Susan G. Cole will host.