Upcoming Events

May 24, 2016 - 7:00pm

Come celebrate the launch of SUBDIVIDED: CITY-BUILDING IN AN AGE OF HYPER-DIVERSITY, edited by Jay Pitter and John Lorinc, with a vital and vibrant evening at Revival Bar in Toronto!

This event is free and open to the public. Please note that there is a flight of stairs to enter the venue and also down to the washrooms.


May 24, 2016 - 7:00pm

Lisa Robertson, author of Cinema of the Present and the forthcoming 3 Summers, is uniting with Christine Stewart for a reading at READ Books in Vancouver.

It will be a reunion for the two poets who are long-time friends and who have worked together since 1986. In the early 1990s, in collaboration with poet Catriona Strang, they named themselves the Giantesses, formed the Barscheit Nation, and published Barscheit, a poetry magazine.

May 28, 2016 - 10:00am

Author and Toronto Star columnist Shawn Micallef will be discussing his most recent book, The Trouble With Brunch at a free event at the University of Toronto. And guess what? Brunch will be served!


May 28, 2016 - 4:30pm

Join the editors of Subdivided: City-Building in an Age of Hyper-Diversity as they take part in the 2016 Cycle on The Reading Line:Books on Bathurst event taking place on May 28, 2016 along a section of Bathurst Street in downtown Toronto.

The day's program will feature authors and special guests with a focus on celebrating the 100th anniversary of Jane Jacobs.

June 7, 2016 - 10:30am

The inimitable Lisa Robertson will be heading to the Netherlands this June for the 47th Poetry International Festival Rotterdam. The Poetry International Foundation aims to present quality poetry from the Netherlands and worldwide to an international readership, encouraging poetry translation, stimulating the international exchange of knowledge about poetry, and facilitating an international community of poe