Past Events

September 16, 2014 - 7:00pm

Author Shawn Micallef will do a reading and discuss his latest book The Trouble with Brunch: Work, Class and the Pursuit of Leisure.

September 16, 2014 - 7:00pm

DOMESTIC CHAOS: Readings from Broom Broom and Between rethink marriage, motherhood, and desire 

September 10, 2014 - 7:00pm

Harry Karlinsky will be at Hamilton's absolutely lovely independent bookstore, Epic Books, on Wednesday, September 10 to read from his new novel, The Stonehenge LettersThere will be a signing afterwards. This is event is free to attend, and all are welcome! 

Hope to see you there!

September 9, 2014 - 8:00pm

Helen Guri, author of Match, will be a featured reader at Ottawa's Tree Reading Series on Tuesday, Sept. 9. She will be joined by April Bulmer, author of Women of the Cloth. 

You can learn more about the event here.

September 4, 2014 - 8:00pm

Ahoy! Nicolas Billon's Greenland, one of the Fault Lines trilogy of acclaimed plays, is coming to the 2014 Vancouver Fringe Festival. What's more, TigerMilk Collective's production will take place on the SS Master, an 85-foot wooden boat docked at Granville Island. 

September 4, 2014 - 5:00pm

On Thursday, September 4, you're invited to our Wayzgoose! It'll take your breath away.

September 4, 2014 - 11:30am

Jordan Scott (Blert, Decomp) will be one of the featured poets at Oslo's International Poetry Festival. The festival will focus on research and readings on and about poetry and the natural sciences.

August 25, 2014 - 6:30pm

It's time for our next Kaffeeklatsch!

We’ve heard that it’s possible for readings and speeches to be, well, boring. You know, you can’t hear the speaker, he’s mumbling, she’s droning, etc., while you count the holes in the ceiling tiles. You’ve probably asked yourself how you can avoid being That Guy/Gal...

August 6, 2014 - 6:00pm

Shawn Micallef's highly anticipated The Trouble with Brunch is finally here, and what better way to celebrate than with a cereal bar, at Handlebar? 

July 31, 2014 - 7:00pm

Winnipeg poetry lovers! You're in for a treat:

Brecken Hancock will be at McNally Robinson on Thursday, July 31 to read & sign copies of her powerful debut poetry collection, Broom BroomShe will be joined by local poets Ariel Gordon and Alison Calder, who will read from their latest works.