Past Events

April 14, 2014 - 7:30pm

Words Worth Books and The New Quarterly present a brand-spanking new showcase of Canada's best independent presses and authors!

April 11, 2014 - 7:00pm

Vancouver. Brooklyn. Miami. Brooklyn.
Four poets come together for one night at Berl's.

April 6, 2014 - 7:30pm

Here at Coach House Books, we've got more ink than the combined flesh of Motley Crüe. So, on Sunday, April 6, Coach House wants to break out the irons and carve our spring authors' words onto you (metaphorically speaking, of course). Our literary tattoo parlour? Le Cagibi (5490 St. Laurent). We'll preview new fiction and poetry titles that we think are hella-tight.

April 5, 2014 - 7:00pm

This spring, Geoff Pevere is telling the story of Hamilton rock band, Teenage Head, and the Hamilton GritLit Festival is inteviewing the band and the author to get their stories.

April 3, 2014 - 8:00pm

Here at Coach House Books, we've got more ink than the combined flesh of Motley Crüe. So, on Thursday, April 3, Coach House wants to break out the irons and carve our spring authors' words onto you (metaphorically speaking, of course). Our literary tattoo parlour? The Garrison (1197 Dundas St. West). We'll preview new fiction and poetry titles that we think are hella-tight.

April 2, 2014 - 8:00pm

Brecken Hancock reads from Broom Broom at the Poetry Jam in Niagara Falls.

April 2, 2014 - 7:30pm

1 stage. 20 poets. 1 winner.

March 31, 2014 - 6:00pm

OAC Literature Officer Jack Illingworth and author Elyse Friedman discuss the best practices for writers' grant applications.

March 29, 2014 - 4:00pm

The Factory Reading Series Lecture Series, part of the fourth annual VERSeFest poetry festival in Ottawa, presents readings by Margaret Christakos and Marilyn Irwin.

March 26, 2014 - 7:30pm

Jen Currin will do her first public reading from her brand-new collection, School, at Incite, the Vancouver International Writers' Festival's regular reading series.