Past Events

April 23, 2014 - 7:30pm

Harry Karlinsky, author of The Stonehenge Letters, participates in an IFOA Weekly reading/round table at Toronto's Harbourfront Centre, along with Alena Graedon and Peter Norman. All three authors' latest novels deal with mysterious happenings in the world of letters.

April 23, 2014 - 6:00pm

The Literary Press Group and the League of Canadian Poets host a poetry reading in celebration of National Poetry Month at Ben McNally Books in Toronto.

April 23, 2014 (All day)

Tarragon Theatre proudly presents the world premiere of A God in Need of Help by playwright-in-residence Sean Dixon. This vividly painted sojourn into 17th century Europe examines the role of faith at the dawn of the Age of Reason.

April 22, 2014 - 8:00pm

Running since 1980, Tree is one of Canada's longest-running literary events, and an essential part of Ottawa's vibrant literary community.

This upcoming Tuesday, April 22, our very own Brecken Hancock will be one of Tree's featured authors. She will read from her debut poetry collection, Broom Broom.

You can learn more about the event here.

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.