Toronto Arts Council’s Literary Arts programs support the development of writing, reading series, festivals, performances and other literary activities in Toronto.

Two speakers on stage talking in front of an audience at the International Festival of Authors.
International Festival of Authors. Authors Andre Alexis, Kia Corthron and Elieen Myles (on skype) talking about Arts and Politics in the times of resistance. Photo by Brian Medina (2017)

New applicants to the Literary program are advised to contact the Program Manager. Literary Arts prior to completing an application form in order to confirm eligibility.

For a list of past recipients in this program, see the TAC Open Data page.