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In a recent feature in Cosmopolitan, 'I Got a Professional Vagina Massage in Hopes of a Better Sex Life,' Sarah Ratchford writes about her own experience with Yoni massage, one form of spiritual sex therapy examined by Sarah Barmak, author of Spring 2015's Closer: Notes from the Frontier of the Female Orgasm.

The Department of English at Simon Fraser University has proudly announced this year's Ellen and Warren Tallman Writer in Residence, poet Jordan Scott, author of Silt, blert and Decomp, co-authoured with Stephen Collis.

To celebrate our 50th anniversary, we've made these fabulous canvas bags, complete with Coach House pressmark and laneway poem by bpNichol. With two sides for two sartorial moods, these tote bags are the must-have literary arm candy of the back-to-school season. They're just $10 each!

To celebrate our 50th anniversary we've produced a little radio doc to let you hear the voices behind the books. Take a listen!

 

 

 

The Toronto Book Award has announced the 2015 Finalists, and André Alexis's Fifteen Dogs has made the list!

André is in some fine company: Margaret Atwood, Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer, Bruce McDougall and Emily St. John Mandel also made the list. The award 'honours authors of books of literary or artistic merit that are evocative of Toronto,' and the recognition carries a $15,000 prize.

Globe and Mail reviewer Carleigh Baker calls Jon Chan Simpson's debut novel, Chinkstar, "a fresh and totally badass exploration of history, language and cultural truthiness."

Coach House has made its Fox debut! This weekend, Penn Jillette joined FOX News' Greg Gutfeld to talk about Christian Bök's Eunoia.

Nicolas Billon's Butcher will have its first US premiere this fall in Chicago, IL, presented by Signal Ensemble Theatre, and directed by Bries Vannon.

Recently, Lee Henderson of the Malahat Review sat down with John Goldbach, author of The Devil and the Detective, to talk about writing historical fiction and recommended reading.

In an article in The Gauntlet, Fabian Mayer discusses Christian Bök's ambitious new poetry project: inserting his poetry into bacteria. Bök explains: 'I’m genetically engineering a bacterium so it can become not only an archive for storing my poem, but can also become a machine for writing a poem in response.'