Past Events

June 5, 2014 - 7:00pm

On June 5, Sarah Pinder (author of Cutting Room) read at Ottawa's A B Series. She was joined by author Antonino Mazza, and all agree it was an excellent time!

You can view photos from the event on Flickr.

June 4, 2014 - 7:00pm

A reading by Sina Queyras (MxT) kicks off the 24th annual International Virginia Woolf Conference. Queyras, whose work often reflects a deep engagement with Woolf, is the author of several collections, including Expressway and Lemon Hound.

May 29, 2014 - 6:00pm

Join us for the launch of The Stonehenge Letters by Harry Karlinsky at Montreal's Librairie Paragraphe.

May 29, 2014 (All day)

From May 29 to 31, the largest publishing event in North America – Book Expo America (or 'BEA' to those in 'the biz') – is hosted at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City, and Coach House will be there.

May 24, 2014 (All day)

The 15th annual Doors Open Toronto is a city-wide celebration offering free, rare access to more than 155 architecturally, historically, culturally and socially significant buildings across Toronto – and we're honoured to be participating once again!

May 24, 2014 (All day)

Wide Slumber is an evening length music theatre performance weaving together live music and visuals, inspired by a.rawlings's award-winning book of poems Wide slumber for lepidopterists, which tracks the stages of sleep and pairs them with the life cycle of lepidopterae (butterflies and moths).

May 21, 2014 - 8:00pm

Toronto's own Margaux Williamson has painted us a book, I Could See Everything: The Paintings of Margaux Williamson. Join us on May 21 at Double Double Land to help celebrate its launch!

May 21, 2014 - 7:00pm

Throughout the years, visitors have responded to the silent power of Mark Rothko's work, and particularly the Rothko Chapel, by composing poems. Acclaimed Canadian avant-garde poet and novelist Nicole Brossard debuts a poem inspired by her intense admiration and affection for Rothko's work. She will also read from her latest collection of poems in English.

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.