Upcoming Events

January 29, 2015 - 7:00pm

Everyone, it seems, is now a curator. In our daily lives, we engage with any number of digital entities that require us to pick and choose, creating playlists and “likes” that are carried over, algorithmically, into future picking and choosing.

January 30, 2015 - 1:00pm

On Friday, January 30, Jon Chan Simpson will be at the OLA Super Conference to talk about his forthcoming debut novel, ChinkstarJon has been named as a debut author to watch by the Quill & Quire, and the 49h Shelf listed Chinkstar as a most anticipated title of 2015.

March 4, 2015 - 7:00pm

Kick off the Canada Reads debate month with a free event at the Toronto Reference Library that will celebrate all of the finalists — including And the Birds Rained Down! The event will be hosted by Mary Ito, of CBC Radio One's Fresh Air.

April 1, 2015 - 7:00pm

Mark your calendars: André Alexis will launch and read from his highly anticipated new novel, Fifteen Dogs, at Type Books the evening of April 1. 

April 8, 2015 - 7:00pm

Matthew Heiti, author of The City Still Breathing, will read at the University of New Brunswick the evening of April 8. He will be joined by... we're not sure yet, but they will be AWESOME. Check back in as we finalize details!

April 16, 2015 - 7:00pm

This April, Sina will visit Yale University to participate in their Graduate Poets Reading Series. More details tk!

Sina Queyras, Poetry Reading
Thursday, April 16, 7:00pm
Yale University
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, Room 317, 63 High Street
Graduate Poets Reading Series

April 19, 2015 - 4:00pm

Once a month, on (or around) the third Sunday of the month, Hazel and Jay MillAr of BookThug open their home to writers and readers for their cozy House Readings Series (HIJ); following the salon style reading, there will be a discussion and author Q&A.

This April, Brecken Hancock will read from Broom Broom at HIJ. More details tk, but in the meantime, save the date for what is sure to be a wonderful afternoon of poetry!

April 20, 2015 - 8:00pm

Common Readings (at the Common) welcomes writers from all genres for a night of literary celebration. This April, Brecken Hancock will read from her exceptional debut, Broom Broom. More details tk, but save the date!

May 28, 2015 - 1:00pm

The editors of The Ward and several contributors will host a panel on a selected topic at City Hall. More details tk, but in the meantime, mark your calendars!