Past Events

October 18, 2014 - 7:00pm

OCTOBER 18th, 7 pm at DittoDitto, 1548 Trumbull
Books and zines for sale!
Access info: PWYC, washroom and event space on one level, no stairs at entrance
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October 17, 2014 - 8:00pm

Lisa Robertson (Cinema of the Present) will be a featured author at Wordfest's Poetry Cabaret, and we couldn't be more excited! 

October 17, 2014 - 7:00pm

On Friday, October 17th, Ken Babstock (On Malice) will join Sina Queyras (MxT) in Montreal to read as part of the Atwater Poetry Project.

October 16, 2014 - 7:00pm

On Thursday, Oct. 16, Lisa will participate in an event organized by Coach House's own Sina Queyras, a celebration of Theory: A Sunday at Concordia University. Lisa will be joined by Gail Scott, Nicole Brossard, and Rachel Levitsky; each will read for 15 minutes.

October 15, 2014 - 8:00pm

Coach House Books has been octopi-ing poetry since 1965, and this fall, we are ten-tickled by our kracken lineup. 

Allow us to draw you into The Garrison by the hand, hand, hand, hand, hand, hand, hand, hand, on Wed., Oct. 15 as we celebrate our poets, and launch their amazing new books into the world,

October 15, 2014 - 7:30pm

Shawn Micallef will bring The Trouble with Brunch to the Beach United Speaker Series this Wednesday, October 15 at 7:30pm. This series hosts socially, environmentally, and politically relevant writers who are invited to share their passions and motivations with us in an evening of dialogue and discussion

This series is free to attend, and all are welcome. No sign up necessary, just show up!

More information is available here.

October 14, 2014 (All day)

Butcher, a new play by Governor General Award-winning playwright Nicolas Billon, runs at ATP in Calgary. The book is now available to order!

October 7, 2014 - 7:00pm

Rachel Zolf will launch her new collection, Janey's Arcadia, in St. Catharines on Tuesday, Oct. 7. She will participate in a sound performance with Reena Katz, which will be follwed by a Janey's Arcadia film screening and reading.

There will also be a separate performance by Jaap Blonk. Prof. Gregory Betts will host. This is event is free, and all are welcome to join!

October 5, 2014 - 7:30pm

First Sunday of the Month

Homegrown Hamilton
27 King William St.
Hamilton ON

LitLive readings are supported by Hamilton Arts Council, the Ontario Arts Council, the Canada Council, the Writer's Union of Canada, and the League of Canadian Poets.

October 4, 2014 - 9:30am

Finally, an event that brings together our passion for books, bikes, food, and the city! Book City is running The Reading Line, a fantastic Toronto literary crawl on wheels, on October 4.