1pm: Factory Reading Series

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St.
Anne Boyer
Anne Boyer
Anne Boyer is a poet and essayist. Her 2015 book, Garments Against Women was published by Ahsahta Press. 
Ben Ladouceur
Ben Ladouceur
Ben Ladouceur received the Earle Birney Poetry Prize in 2013. His debut poetry collection, Otter (2015) was published by Coach House Books. 

3pm: Student Showcase

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St.
Frédéric Lanouette
Frédéric Lanouette
Frédéric is a Masters student of the University of Ottawa's French Department, specializing in science fiction. 
Geneviève Bouchard
Geneviève Bouchard
Geneviève Bouchard is currently completing her Masters in Creative Writing at the University of Ottawa. 
Kathryn Sweet
Kathryn Sweet
Kathryn is a passionate advocate for ecological integrity, and the theme is commonly reflected in her poetry. 
Sanita Fejzić
Sanita Fejzić
Fejzić's second novella, Psychomachia, shortlisted for the 2015 Ken Klonsky Contest, will be published by Quattro Books in 2016. 

4:30pm: Fire and Ice

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St.
Amy Iliza
Amy Iliza
Amy Iliza is an African writer, creator and poet who made her debut as a spoken word artist at the OG500 slam competition in Ottawa. 
Annie St-Jean
Annie St-Jean
Official Slammaster of SlamOutaouais (Ligue québécoise de slam), Annie St-Jean is passionate about slam poetry. 
Rebecca Lea Thomas
Rebecca Lea Thomas
Rebecca Lea Thomas was captain of the Nova Scotia Slam poetry team for two consecutive years. 
Vanessa Rotondo
Vanessa Rotondo
Vanessa Rotondo (better known as V) is an freelance writer, national spoken word artist, and youth educator. 

7pm: Sawdust Reading Series

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St.
David McGimpsey
David McGimpsey
David McGimpsey lives in Montreal and is the author of Asbestos Heights and winner of 2015's A.M. Klein Award for Poetry. 
Marc LeMyre
Marc LeMyre
Marc LeMyre is a media based poet living in Toronto. He is also a photographer and a psychotherapist.  
Natalie Hanna
Natalie Hanna
Natalie Hanna's work has appeared with above/ground press, In/Words Press, phafours press, and Hussy Press. 
Sébastien Bérubé
Sébastien Bérubé
Sébastien Bérubé published his first book of collected works, Sous la boucane du moulin (Éditions Perce-Neige) in 2015. 

9pm: Railroad Reading Series

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St.
Leontia Flynn
Leontia Flynn
Leontia Flynn has won the Forward prize for best First Collection and the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, among many more. 
M. Travis Lane
M. Travis Lane
M. Travis Lane has published fifteen books of poetry--most recently Crossover (Cormorant Books). 
Maurice Riordan
Maurice Riordan
Editor of London, UK's The Poetry Review, Maurice Riordan’s latest collection is The Water Stealer (Faber, 2013).