There's no such thing as a free meal, people say. Well, those people have never crashed a wedding reception. But also, in more relevant matters, there is such a thing as a free book, and Coach House wants to give you one – at our Mystery Shopper Sale!
October 22, 2013 — In advance of his appearance at the Ottawa Writers Festival, arts and culture website Apt613.ca profiled poet David O'Meara, whom they describe as 'one of Ottawa’s – if not Canada’s – most brilliant poets':
This November, Edward Keenan, senior editor at The Grid and author of Some Great Idea, takes a multi-library tour to the four corners of the city, inviting Torontonians to join a discussion about Toronto's past, present and future.
September 30, 2013 — John Goldbach, author of the postmodern noir novella The Devil and the Detective, was interviewed on the sports radio show Kaufman & Spry with hosts Dave Kaufman and Mike Spry. Also joining them was the editor-in-chief of Maisonneuve magazine, Haley Cullingham.
October 19, 2013 — NorthernLife.ca spoke to Sudbury-based playwright and author Matthew Heiti about how his debut novel The City Still Breathing, deals with death (the book does, after all, open with an unidentified dead body found on the side of the highway) and the life cycle of the city:
Regardless of what you'll be celebrating this month — CHristmas, Festivus, Hanukkah, Kwaanza, time off from work, Ricky Martin's birthday — there is one thing we all have in common: everyone is expected to spend money. So heck, we thought we'd get into the holiday $pirit with some pretty sweet holiday deals:
For the month of December 2014, we're letting you pick 3 Exploded Views books for $30. Whether you want to take a closer look at the world of comics or a culture consumed by Eggs Benedict, reflect on Teenage Head's quest for punk rock success or the too-short life of Toronto artist and civic hero Will Munro, or consider the curation craze or modern spectres of the Panopticon, the current titles will appeal to your diverse and discerning cultural tastes.
The Exploded Views Commitment makes a great gift for a friend or loved one, but if you'd rather keep them all for yourself, we promise not to tell.
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.