Upcoming Events

September 23, 2014 - 7:00pm

Sarah Dowling will launch her new collection of poetry, DOWN, on her home turf at the University of Washington Book Store. She will be joined by Rachel Zolf, who is also launching her new and powerful Janey's ArcadiaThe readings will be followed by a Q&A. This event is FREE, and all are welcome to attend! 

September 24, 2014 - 7:00pm

Join the Literary Press Group of Canada and its publishers (including us!) in celebrating the launch of AllLitUp.ca, the place to discover, buy, and collect Canadian literature. 

Drinks! Food!  Books! Music! Giveaways! 

September 24, 2014 - 7:00pm

Rachel Zolf will launch Janey's Arcadia at Gallery Gachet the evening of September 24th. The fun starts at 7:00 pm, when Natalie Knight will open the evening with a reading. Rachel will then show an 11-minute film made as part of her Janey project, which will be followed by a reading from Janey's Arcadia itself. Danielle Lafrance and Amy De'Ath will also kindly be there to offer introductions. Drinks and snacks will be available, and we hope to see you there!

September 25, 2014 - 5:30pm

Conversations in Contemporary Art is a visiting artist lecture series and graduate-level course sponsored by Concordia's Studio Arts MFA Program. CICA provides a unique opportunity to hear distinguished artists, critics, writers and curators from the Canadian and international community speak about their practices.

September 25, 2014 - 6:00pm

As part of the Fall Convergence series, on Thursday, September 25, Sarah Dowling (DOWN) will read as part of the Opening Act and Gail Scott will be the keynote reader at the University of Washington Bothell. Gail will also read from The Obituary, after which she will speak with Carla Harryman in an in-depth onstage interview.

A series description follows:

September 25, 2014 - 7:00pm

Rachel Zolf will read from her new collection, Janey's Arcadia, at Emily Carr University of Art & Design on Thursday, Sept. 25 at 7 p.m. She will be joined by Nikki Reimer, who will also do a reading.

All are welcome!

September 26, 2014 - 2:30pm

Ken Babstock (On Malice) will be a featured author at this year's Thin Air: Winnipeg International Author Festival. Congrats, Ken!

You can see Ken not once, but twice, on Friday, Sept. 26th:

  • Afternoon Book Chat at McNally Robinson Booksellers (2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
  • The Mainstage Poetry Bash at 100 Arthur Street (7:30 p.m. - late)

Learn more about Thin Air Winnipeg here

September 26, 2014 - 3:30pm

The Janey’s Arcadia Project: An aversive, conversive reckoning with the ongoing errors of Canadian settler-colonialism

September 26, 2014 - 7:00pm

David Balzer (Curationism) and Margaux Williamson (I Could See Everything) will reunite in Montreal to talk about art, curating, and the modern art book at Librairie Drawn & Quarterly. This event is FREE to attend, and all are welcome. More details tk!

September 28, 2014 - 9:00am

Jeramy Dodds is one of the featured authors at this year's Kingston WritersFest!

He will be participating in two events: