Past Events

October 14, 2014 (All day)

Butcher, a new play by Governor General Award-winning playwright Nicolas Billon, runs at ATP in Calgary. The book is now available to order!

October 7, 2014 - 7:00pm

Rachel Zolf will launch her new collection, Janey's Arcadia, in St. Catharines on Tuesday, Oct. 7. She will participate in a sound performance with Reena Katz, which will be follwed by a Janey's Arcadia film screening and reading.

There will also be a separate performance by Jaap Blonk. Prof. Gregory Betts will host. This is event is free, and all are welcome to join!

October 5, 2014 - 7:30pm

First Sunday of the Month

Homegrown Hamilton
27 King William St.
Hamilton ON

LitLive readings are supported by Hamilton Arts Council, the Ontario Arts Council, the Canada Council, the Writer's Union of Canada, and the League of Canadian Poets.

October 4, 2014 - 9:30am

Finally, an event that brings together our passion for books, bikes, food, and the city! Book City is running The Reading Line, a fantastic Toronto literary crawl on wheels, on October 4.

October 3, 2014 - 7:00pm

Join moderator Shawn Micallef and panelists Karon Liu, Joshna Maharaj, and Sasha Chapman as they talk about the class and food issues raised in Shawn's new book, The Trouble with Brunch: Work, Class and the Pursuit of Leisure.

October 2, 2014 - 7:30pm

Livewords: October welcomes words on Brunch plus words in Fiction & Poetry, brought to you by: 

Heather Roberts Cadsby, Shawn Micallef (The Trouble with Brunch), Guadalupe Muro, and Daniel Tysdal

Hosted by Edward Nixon

Plus our Autumnal Open Mic. Free snacks. Good, well-priced beer, wine and liquors. PWYC Donation Requested.


October 2, 2014 - 7:30pm

Esteemed Coach House authors David McGimpsey, Jon Paul Fiorentino, and John Goldbach are all going to be reading in the SLS Montreal Fall program this October, which runs from Thursday, October 2 to Sunday, October 5. You can peruse the full schedule for more details!

October 1, 2014 - 7:00pm

John is a poet.
Andy is an artist.
You like to read.
We like to party.

Head to Type Books on Wednesday, October 1 for a Warhol-inspired launch party to celebrate the release of the world-wide English debut translation of Cyrille Martinez's The Sleepworker, translated by Joseph Patrick Stancil.

September 29, 2014 - 6:30pm

On Monday, September 29, our KaffeeklatsCH series returns! Join our Fearless Leader/Editorial Director Alana Wilcox, our Believer Book Award-winning author Tamara Faith Berger (Maidenhead and Little Cat) and ECW founder Jack David as they chat about the intricacies, intimacies and (sometimes) irritabilities of, perhaps, the most important relationship in publishing: the author/editor relationship.

September 28, 2014 - 3:30pm

Jen Currin will be at Word Vancouver this Sunday, reading from her collection School. Appropriately, it will be on a bus!