Samuel R. Delany at Naked Heart 2016 (Photo: Mitchel Raphael)

The sixth annual Naked Heart LGBTQ Festival of Words will take place in
December 2020 – VIRTUALLY.

This year, all events will be FREE but you can donate to Glad Day Lit to help support authors, artists and our programming: 

Launched in 2015, Naked Heart is one of the largest LGBTQ literary festivals in the world and the most racially diverse literary festival in Ontario. This festival that takes places in the Church and Wellesley neighbourhood of Toronto includes workshops, panels, performances and discussions for writers and lovers of words. The festival hub is at Glad Day Bookshop (499 Church Street), the world’s longest-running LGBTQ bookstore.   

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