On Monday, September 21, the Joyland.ca Reading Tour stops in Montreal at the Green Room (5386 St-Laurent) for an evening of literary entertainment presented in conjunction with Matrix Magazine and hosted by Joyland's Montreal editor David McGimpsey (Sitcom). The free event begins at 8 p.m.
The legendary Drawn & Quarterly flagship bookstore in Montreal (211 rue Bernard Ouest) hosts poets Matthew Tierney (The Hayflick Limit), Carmine Starnino and Molly Peacock on Tuesday, May 12. The event begins at 7 p.m.
Reviewing Christian Bök's The Xenotext: Book 1 for American Scientist, Michael Leong calls the book 'at once rigorously scientific and rigorously literary.' He goes on to write that 'Bök's work is an important bridge not only between conservative formalists and cutting-edge conceptualists but between poetic and scientific communities.
Join us for an evening of outstanding readings at Unnameable Books with Ken Sparling (This Poem is a House), Rebecca Schiff (The Bed Moved), Susan Daitch (The Lost Civilization of Suolucidir) and John Domini (Movieola!).
We're excited to announce that Emily M. Keeler will assume the role of series editor for the Exploded Views nonfiction series. Keeler, who takes over the series editor role originated by Jason McBride, is the founding editor of Little Brother, an award-winning literary magazine, and is formerly the books editor of Canada's National Post.
The Toronto Star's Lauren Pelley wrote a preview of Closer, which features an interview with Sarah that touches on sex-ed, yoni massages, and her predictions for society's evolving view of female sexuality.
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.