Past Events

September 24, 2014 - 7:00pm

Rachel Zolf will launch Janey's Arcadia at Gallery Gachet the evening of September 24th. The fun starts at 7:00 pm, when Natalie Knight will open the evening with a reading. Rachel will then show an 11-minute film made as part of her Janey project, which will be followed by a reading from Janey's Arcadia itself. Danielle Lafrance and Amy De'Ath will also kindly be there to offer introductions. Drinks and snacks will be available, and we hope to see you there!

September 24, 2014 - 7:00pm

Join the Literary Press Group of Canada and its publishers (including us!) in celebrating the launch of, the place to discover, buy, and collect Canadian literature. 

Drinks! Food!  Books! Music! Giveaways! 

September 24, 2014 - 2:30pm

André Alexis brings Pastoral and A (BookThug) to Winnipeg's Thin Air festival! Catch him at the following events:

September 23, 2014 - 7:00pm

Sarah Dowling will launch her new collection of poetry, DOWN, on her home turf at the University of Washington Book Store. She will be joined by Rachel Zolf, who is also launching her new and powerful Janey's ArcadiaThe readings will be followed by a Q&A. This event is FREE, and all are welcome to attend! 

September 22, 2014 - 6:30pm

Rachel Zolf (Janey's Arcadia) and Sarah Dowling (DOWN) will read from their new collections at The Switch Reading Series in Portland, Oregon on Monday, September 22, 2014. They will also be joined by poet Nathan Wade Carter.

September 21, 2014 - 5:00pm

Rachel Zolf will read from Janey's Arcadia at Small Press Traffic, with special guests David Buuck, Erika Staiti, Sirama Bajo. There will also be a screening of the Janey's Arcadia film.

September 21, 2014 - 3:00pm

Emily Horne (The Inspection House) will appear in the New Narratives Tent at 3:00pm for a panel discussion with Sandra Ridley, author of The Counting House.

Under Surveillance

September 21, 2014 - 2:00pm

Joseph Patrick Stancil, translator of The Sleepworker by Cyrille Martinez, will be on a featured panel at this year's Brooklyn Book Festival. Details follow:

The Displaced, The Dispossessed and The Dreamers (Borough Hall Media Room: 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.)

September 21, 2014 - 1:00pm

David Balzer (Curationism) will moderate a panel called 'Curating Art Books,' which features Margaux Williamson (I Could See Everything). This panel takes place in the New Narratives Tent at 1:00pm.

Curating Art Books (David Balzer and Margaux Williamson)

September 21, 2014 - 12:00pm

Shawn Micallef (The Trouble with Brunch) will participate in the following panel in the Nothing But The Truth Tent at 12:00pm.

Local Pop Nonfiction

David Fleischer, Tom Ue, Shawn Micallef, and Adam Nayman take on our cultural habits with great short nonfiction from 2014. Join authors and journalist Geoff Pevere as they talk about why they think this short format and topical content is the new stop for nonfiction.