Harry Karlinsky will read from his fascinating new novel, The Stonehenge Letters, at SFU's TWS reading series this upcoming Thursday, May 1st. He will be joined by authors Veronica Gventsadze, Joanne Betzler, Lindsay Miles, Suzanne Scott, Anne Hopkinson, and Malcolm Van Diest. It's sure to be a wonderful night!
Vancouver's alternative online newsweekly, Vancouver Weekly assigned Arman Kazemi to review Jonathan Ball's latest poetry collection, The Politics of Knives, and declared it 'The Best Movie I Have Ever Read.'
Jen Currin, author of The Inquisition Yours and Hagiography reads with Griffin-winning poet Ken Babstock (Methodist Hatchet, Airstream Land Yacht) at Vancouver's Play Chthonics Series on Wednesday, February 27.
Tracy Sherlock of the Vancouver Sun spoke to Tamara Faith Berger about her novel Maidenhead while the author was in town for the Incite Reading Series. In their interview, Berger talks about her 'hardcore coming-of-age tale' and her teenage interest in the work of V.C. Andrews and Judy Blume.
Rachel Zolf (Neighbour Procedure) leads a seminar as part of 'Negotiating the Social Bond of Poetics,' a two-part event presented by the Kootenay School of Writing. Following her reading on the 19th, Zolf leads an afternoon seminar at W2 Culture + Media House (112 West Hastings, 3rd Floor).
Negotiating the Social Bond of Poetics
a seminar led by Rachel Zolf
presented by the Kootenay School of Writing
Saturday, March 20, 2010
W2 Culture + Media House
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.