Lillian Allen

Lillian Allen

Internationally acclaimed writer, poet/performer and language innovator, Lillian Allen works at the intersection of dub, sound, and rebel poetics. She has two Juno award-winning recordings and several critically acclaimed books of poetry to her credit. She is a professor of Creative Writing at OCAD University where she’s spearheading the establishment of Ontario’s first and only BFA in Creative Writing.

CCWWP Town Hall: #TimesUp and CanLit in Crisis

Lakeside Terrace, Harbourfront Centre Main Building

Social media is burning with controversy and conflict, institutions are on high alert and reviewing policy feverishly, several creative writing professors and editors have been suspended, and students are both emboldened and frightened by the new climate of calling out and calls for “due process.” We need to talk. This town hall seeks to move […]

Community Building / Le renforcement des collectivités Free Event / Événement gratuit
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Celebrate #DiverseCanLit

Miss Lou's Room, Harbourfront Centre Main Building

Join us for a special celebration of #DiverseCanLit. Short performances, socializing, snacks, cash bar, music, and even dancing! Hosted by Ava Homa.

Community Building / Le renforcement des collectivités
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