Past Events

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 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 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! 

September 28, 2014 - 9:00am

Jeramy Dodds is one of the featured authors at this year's Kingston WritersFest!

He will be participating in two events:

September 26, 2014 - 7:00pm

David Balzer (Curationism) and Margaux Williamson (I Could See Everything) will reunite in Montreal to talk about art, curating, and the modern art book at Librairie Drawn & Quarterly. This event is FREE to attend, and all are welcome. More details tk!

September 26, 2014 - 3:30pm

The Janey’s Arcadia Project: An aversive, conversive reckoning with the ongoing errors of Canadian settler-colonialism

September 26, 2014 - 2:30pm

Ken Babstock (On Malice) will be a featured author at this year's Thin Air: Winnipeg International Author Festival. Congrats, Ken!

September 25, 2014 - 7:00pm

Rachel Zolf will read from her new collection, Janey's Arcadia, at Emily Carr University of Art & Design on Thursday, Sept. 25 at 7 p.m. She will be joined by Nikki Reimer, who will also do a reading.

All are welcome!