2019 Speakers

Elamin Abdelmahmoud
Buzzfeed News
maxine bailey
Arts Consultant
Jon Baker
Baker Literary Scouting
Randy Boyagoda
University of Toronto
Laura Brady
House of Anansi Press
Sue Carter
Quill & Quire
Kristina Chin
semi-prose podcast
Danièle Courchesne
Children's Literature Consultant
Paula Devonshire
Devonshire Productions Inc.
Damon D’Oliveira
Conquering Lion Pictures
Deborah Dundas
Toronto Star
Kate Edwards
Association of Canadian Publishers
Alicia Elliott
The Fiddlehead
Hana El Niwairi
BIPOC of Publishing
Gillian Fizet
Canada FBM2020
Noah Genner
BookNet Canada
Chris Houston
DK Publishing
Katie Jensen
Vocal Fry Studios
Lisa Lucas
National Book Foundation
Simon-Pierre Marion
Scenarex Inc.
Khary Mathurin
Another Story Bookshop
Naveen Menon
Indigo Books and Music
Laura Meyer
House of Anansi Press
Téa Mutonji
Author
Leigh Nash
Invisible Publishing
Hope Nicholson
Bedside Press
Brendan Ouellette
Annick Press
Casey Plett
Biblioasis
Jason Purcell
Glass Bookshop
Shilpa Raikar
Blink Advertising
Jael Richardson
Festival of Literary Diversity
David Ross
Penguin Canada
Devyani Saltzman
Art Gallery of Ontario
Parul Sehgal
The New York Times
Hannah Sung
TVOntario
Christen Thomas
Book and Periodical Council / Literary Press Group of Canada
Katey Townshend
Wattpad
Krishan Trotman
Hachette Book Group
Heidi Waechtler
Association of Book Publishers of British Columbia
Kara Wark
Bad Girls Collective
Wendy Whitebear
University of Regina Press
Lisa Wray
Harlequin