Past Events

Photo from Kevin King's calligraphy session with Ligatures YYZ
May 20, 2014 - 6:30pm

The topic of May's Kaffeeklatsch is An Introduction to Typography and who better to lead this conversation than our fearless leader, Stan Bevington? Joining him will be another CH-er, Kevin King, our in-house calligraphy expert.

May 14, 2014 - 7:00pm

n+1 co-founder Mark Greif talks to artist Margaux Williamson about her new exhibition and book I Could See Everything at Bluestockings bookstore.

May 13, 2014 - 7:00pm

Harry Karlinsky launches his novel The Stonehenge Letters, which acts as a wryly documented archive of a fascinating secret competition, complete with strange but illuminating submissions and a contentious prize-awarding process.

May 9, 2014 - 9:00pm

Hamilton's This Ain't Hollywood launches Gods of the Hammer: The Teenage Head Story, by Geoff Pevere. The evening features performances by Hamilton's cast of special guests, who will be belting out classic Teenage Head songs along with the band!

May 9, 2014 - 7:30pm

ACROSS is a new reading performance series in Toronto that reaches from poetry communities outward to other genres and art forms, and proposes more intermingling of audiences, performance modes, creative positions and social identities. ACROSS no. 1 features readings by Gary Barwin (The Porcupinity of the Stars), Tom Cho, Beatriz Hausner, Kaie Kellough and Hoa Nguyen.

May 8, 2014 - 9:15pm

No Canadian band rocked the late '70s and early '80s harder, louder or to more hardcore fans than Hamilton, Ontario's own Teenage Head--and on Thursday, May 8, they'll be doing it again right here in Toronto.

May 8, 2014 (All day)

New York City's Mulherin + Pollard Gallery presents I Could See Everything, a new series of paintings by Margaux Williamson. The exhibit, documented in the catalogue I Could See Everything, is a remount of an exhibition that first took place in a non-existent venue called The Road at the Top of the World Museum.

May 6, 2014 - 1:00pm

As part of Richmond Public Library's Authors in Our Midst program, Harry Karlinsky reads from his new book The Stonehenge Letters and explores the fascinating history behind the Nobel Prizes. Find out why Sigmund Freud failed to win the Nobel Prize after being nominated thirty-three times!

May 1, 2014 - 8:00pm

Harry Karlinsky will read from his fascinating new novel, The Stonehenge Letters, at SFU's TWS reading series this upcoming Thursday, May 1st. He will be joined by authors Veronica Gventsadze, Joanne Betzler, Lindsay Miles, Suzanne Scott, Anne Hopkinson, and Malcolm Van Diest. It's sure to be a wonderful night!

May 1, 2014 - 6:30pm

Come join us to celebrate the publication of Sean Dixon's new play, A God In Need of Help, before its 8 pm performance on May 1st at Tarragon Theatre.