Past Events

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.

March 26, 2014 - 7:00pm

Join us for the launch of Montreal author Sina Queyras's hotly anticipated new collection, MxT. Queyras will read from her new book and be joined by some special guests.

March 25, 2014 - 7:00pm

Poets Matthew Tierney (Probably Inevitable) and Andrew Faulkner (Need Machine) will be a part of the first day of events at this year's VERSeFEST poetry festival in Ottawa.

March 22, 2014 - 4:00pm

This late afternoon social celebrating Margaret Christakos's Multitudes features a special trumpet performance by Nicole Rampersaud, a hula hoop display, hand fans and more! Margaret is joined by guest readers Sarah Pinder (Cutting Room) and Jimmy McInnes (Begin Speech With, Ferno House).

March 20, 2014 - 2:30pm

Poet Margaret Christakos (Multitudes) visits Kingston to read from her latest work. This event is free and open to the public!