Past Events

July 24, 2014 - 7:00pm

Ottawa-based writer Brecken Hancock and Vancouver-based writer Adrienne Gruber reunite in their hometown of Saskatoon to read from their most recent poetry collections, Broom Broom (Coach House Books) and Intertidal Zones (Jack Pine Press).

July 15, 2014 - 7:00pm

The new issue of Spacing is about to come back from the printer which can only mean that a release party is around the corner! (As a plus, copies of Spacing Senior Editor Shawn Micallef's new book, The Trouble with Brunch will be available for purchase!)

July 4, 2014 - 5:45pm

Frith Street Gallery is delighted to announce its 2014 summer exhibition, Mirror.

June 27, 2014 (All day)

Librarians are skilled at making sure things are found in the logical location, so it makes sense that this year's American Library Association Annual Conference is being held in Sin City! And you can bet Coach House will be in attendance.

June 24, 2014 - 7:00pm

Iceland, the second play in Nicolas Billon's GG award-winning trilogy Fault Lines, runs at the Magnetic North Festival in Halifax from June 24 through to June 28.

June 22, 2014 - 2:30pm

On Sunday, June 22, Coach House will be participating in the second annual Broken Pencil x NXNE Mini Zine & Small Press Fair!

June 22, 2014 - 1:00pm

Geoff Pevere talks Gods of the Hammer and Toronto's punk scene at a FREE TIFF Bell Lightbox screening of The Last Pogo Jumps Again

June 20, 2014 - 7:00pm

The Urban Transformations symposium will begin with a free public keynote talk by Edward Keenan (Some Great Idea: Good Neighbourhoods, Crazy Politics and the Invention of Toronto), who will discuss his observations in a keynote speech, 'St. Clair West: The Building Blocks of Urban Vitality' which will be followed by a question and answer period.

June 14, 2014 - 8:00pm

Factory Theatre in Toronto presents Factory Wired 14, a festival of new works in progress. On June 14, see a reading of Karen Hines's Governor General Award–nominated Drama: Pilot Episode, just emerging from a year of post-premiere polishing in Alberta - consider this its Toronto 'howdy'!

June 13, 2014 - 7:00pm

Music industry and Canadian pop culture veteran Ralph Alfonso, whose career has spanned punk rock, major labels, beatnik poetry, fanzines, photography and all points in between, will be discussing the legacy of Teenage Head with Geoff Pevere, author of Gods of the Hammer: The Teenage Head Story. There will be drinks, great conversation, and a lot of f*cking great music.