Past Events

March 19, 2014 - 5:00pm

On Wednesday, March 19, the University of British Colubmia's Green College hosts authors Jonathan Ball (Clockfire, The Politics of Knives) and Natalie Simpson (Thrum) at the latest installment of their ongoing 'Play Chthonics' reading series.

March 19, 2014 (All day)

Love Christian Bök's Eunoia, but feel it could use more pas de chevals? You're in luck. This March in Toronto, Harbourfront Centre's World Stage welcomes the world premiere of Eunoia, the latest work from choreographer Denise Fujiwara of Fujiwara Dance Inventions.

March 15, 2014 - 9:00pm

Jeet Heer (In Love with Art: Françoise Mouly's Adventures in Comics with Art Spiegelman) hosts a special evening on the graphic novel. Presenting their work on screen will be Seth, Fiona Smyth and Michael DeForge.


March 15, 2014 - 3:00pm

What does the city tell us about our communities and our lives? Shawn Micallef (author of Stroll and the forthcoming Exploded Views book The Trouble with Brunch), Track Toronto music specialist Chloe Doesburg and award-winning NFB producer Gerry Flahive shed light on the complex nature of Toronto's appeal in a scintillating conversation that will be highlighted by stunning visuals.

March 8, 2014 - 8:00pm

The Ottawa Writers Festival presents an unforgettable evening of music and poetry, inspired by David O'Meara's latest poetry collection A Pretty Sight

March 7, 2014 - 8:00pm

We hope you'll join us for the launch of Sina Queyras's hotly anticipated new poetry collection, MxT. A lineup of some of the city's best poets will be joining Queyras to help her launch it in her old hometown of Vancouver.

March 7, 2014 - 12:30pm

The Simon Fraser University Reading Series presents readings and a Q&A with Sina Queyras (MxT) and Siobhan Scarry.

March 4, 2014 - 7:00pm

Paul Dutton (Aurealities) is 70 this year, and to mark the milestone, musicians, writers, and performers from around the world will gather in person and by video to be part of a special night celebrating one of Canada's most dynamic pioneers in the literary and sonic arts.

March 1, 2014 - 6:00pm

Jen Currin (School), Jon Paul Fiorentino (Needs Improvement), and Susan Steudel (New Theatre) take part in this AWP off-site event, which also includes readings by faculty in the MFA in Creative Writing & Poetics - UW Bothell and authors from our indie pressmates 1913, Belladonna* Collaborative, Chax Press, Essay Press, Les Figues Press, Slope Editions, and Split Level Texts!