Canadian artist duo Hadley+Maxwell produced a stunning portfolio of eight silkscreen posters in response to Lisa Robertson’s Cinema of the Present, drawing aesthetic inspiration from the political posters created by the Atelier Populaire for the May ’68 Paris uprising.
CARNIVAL: The second panel (1970-1975), the ground-breaking typewriter concrete poetry book by Canadian icon, Steve McCaffery, is now available in a digitally produced poster format, printed in full-colour for the first time!
It has been a terribly exciting week of award nominations at the old Coach House! This morning, the Canada Council for the Arts announced the 2014 Governor General's Literary Award finalists, and we're thrilled to say that Sean Dixon was nominated for his play A God in Need of Help, as was Rhonda Mullins for her translation of Élise Turcotte's Guyana.
Congratulations, André! His gorgeous novel, Pastoral, is a finalist for the esteemed Rogers Writers Trust Fiction Prize.
The Writers’ Trust of Canada revealed this morning the finalists for two major prizes for excellence in Canadian fiction: the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize and the Writers’ Trust/McClelland and Stewart Journey Prize. The announcement was made at Ben McNally Books.
We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Canada Council of the Arts, the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund, the Ontario Arts Council and the Ontario Media Development Corporation for our publishing activities.