Upcoming Events

August 25, 2014 - 6:30pm

It's time for our next Kaffeeklatsch!

We’ve heard that it’s possible for readings and speeches to be, well, boring. You know, you can’t hear the speaker, he’s mumbling, she’s droning, etc., while you count the holes in the ceiling tiles. You’ve probably asked yourself how you can avoid being That Guy/Gal...

September 4, 2014 - 5:00pm

On Thursday, September 4, you're invited to our Wayzgoose! It'll take your breath away.

September 4, 2014 - 8:00pm

Ahoy! Nicolas Billon's Greenland, one of the Fault Lines trilogy of acclaimed plays, is coming to the 2014 Vancouver Fringe Festival. What's more, TigerMilk Collective's production will take place on the SS Master, an 85-foot wooden boat docked at Granville Island. 

September 10, 2014 - 7:00pm

Harry Karlinsky will be at Hamilton's absolutely lovely independent bookstore, Epic Books, on Wednesday, September 10 to read from his new novel, The Stonehenge LettersThere will be a signing afterwards. This is event is free to attend, and all are welcome! 

Hope to see you there!

September 16, 2014 - 7:00pm

DOMESTIC CHAOS: Readings from Broom Broom and Between rethink marriage, motherhood, and desire 

September 16, 2014 - 7:00pm

Author Shawn Micallef will do a reading and discuss his latest book The Trouble with Brunch: Work, Class and the Pursuit of Leisure.

September 17, 2014 - 9:00pm

Pivot's 2014-15 premiere brings you three poets and one of the country’s major voices in contemporary drama. One of those poets, Rob Winger, is hosting the Toronto launch of his new collection. Ain’t a bad thing to know about.

Cast List:

September 21, 2014 - 12:00pm

Shawn Micallef (The Trouble with Brunch) will participate in the following panel in the Nothing But The Truth Tent at 12:00pm.

Local Pop Nonfiction

David Fleischer, Tom Ue, Shawn Micallef, and Adam Nayman take on our cultural habits with great short nonfiction from 2014. Join authors and journalist Geoff Pevere as they talk about why they think this short format and topical content is the new stop for nonfiction.

September 21, 2014 - 1:00pm

David Balzer (Curationism) will moderate a panel called 'Curating Art Books,' which features Margaux Williamson (I Could See Everything). This panel takes place in the New Narratives Tent at 1:00pm.

Curating Art Books (David Balzer and Margaux Williamson)

September 21, 2014 - 2:00pm

Jeramy Dodds will be in the New Narratives Tent at 2:00pm to speak about his latest work, a modern translation of The Poetic Edda.

The New Classics

Join Jonathan Bennett, Jeramy Dodds, and Michael Lista as they discuss how their latest releases take inspiration from and rework great canonical works to create contemporary narratives with a timeless flair.