Past Events

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!

May 28, 2015 - 8:00am

SLS is hosting workshops in its hometown of Montreal as part of an ongoing series of mini-programs! Join Summer Literary Seminars for our next 4-day intensive event (May 28 - 31), to be held in a city like no other, featuring our very own David McGimpsey (Asbestos Heights) and Damian Rogers (Dear Leader). 

May 27, 2015 - 10:00am

BookExpo America (BEA) is one of the biggest publishing events in North America, offering the book industry access to new titles, authors, networking, and education about the publishing industry. You can find Coach House Books once again in Consortium Alley, at booth #648. More details to come!

May 26, 2015 - 7:00pm

David Balzer, the acclaimed Canadian art critic, and Margaux Williamson, the acclaimed Canadian painter, will chat with one another about their new books at the Toronto Reference Library's Hinton Learning Theatre on Tuesday, May 26. They will also discuss art, art books, curation, the relationship between artist, curator and popular culture, and if 'curation' itself still holds any value.

May 23, 2015 - 11:00am

Curious about what goes on inside the Coach House? On the weekend of May 23-24, we will once again participate in the annual Doors Open Toronto and open our doors for the public to visit.

May 20, 2015 - 7:00pm

On Wednesday, May 20, you're invited to join us for the launch of The Ward: The Life and Loss of Toronto's First Immigrant Neighbourhood (eds. John Lorinc, Michael McClelland, Ellen Scheinberg and Tatum Taylor) at the Church of the Holy Trinity (10 Trinity Square), one of the few remaining pieces of Toronto's first immigrant enclave. This highly anticipated city-centric book tells the story of the growth and destruction of Toronto's first 'priority neighbourhood.'

May 15, 2015 - 7:30pm

Ben Ladouceur's debut poetry collection, Otter, shares spaces with men.

May 15, 2015 - 2:00pm

Brentwood Library's Thought Exchange program proudly presents: RM Vaughan and Bright Eyed: Insomnia and Its Cultures.

May 14, 2015 - 7:00pm

Biblioasis, Coach House Books and NeWest Press are teaming up to present an incredible night of indie books in Windsor! Three of our authors will read from their new books:

May 13, 2015 - 7:00pm

Join us at Videofag on Wednesday, May 13 from 7 - 9 p.m. as we celebrate the launch of RM Vaughan's Bright Eyed: Insomnia and Its Cultures, the newest edition to our Exploded Views series.

The launch will feature a new, event-specific performance by beloved Toronto legend Keith Cole. The book will also be available for purchase– before it's in stores!