January 18, 2018 - 7:00pm - Another Story Book Shop, 315 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, ON
Toronto launch of “Freethinker:The Life and Works of Éva Circé-Côté”
Poet, playwright, and librarian, Éva Circé-Côté was a prolific journalist writing for progressive newspapers under a number of pseudonyms. As a feminist and a freethinker who fought for equality ...
January 19, 2018 - 6:00pm - Ben McNally
Toronto Lit Up: George Elliott ClarkeBook Launch
Join Tightrope Books, the Toronto Arts Council and the International Festival of Authors in celebration of the release of George Elliott Clarke’s Locating Home: The First African-Canadian Novel and ...
January 20, 2018 - 1:00pm - Indigo Yonge and Eglinton
Bruce Murray Signs Piau at Indigo Yonge and Eglinton
Meet author Bruce Murray and get a copy of his historical novel Piau signed
January 22, 2018 - 6:30pm - S. Walter Stewart Library, 170 Memorial Park Ave.
Literary LoveAuthors on Writing and Marriage
Married authors Rebecca Rosenblum and Mark Sampson both released popular and critically acclaimed novels in 2017. The couple will read from their work and discuss their writing along with the joys and ...
January 25, 2018 - 6:30pm - Wilson Lounge @New College, University of Toronto
downstream: reimagining water relations through interdisciplinary writing and Indigenous perspectivesA discussion between writers and scholars Rita Wong, Dorothy Christian, and Chaya Ocampo Go
Join us for a talk with renowned writers and scholars Rita Wong and Dorothy Christian as they discuss their collection downstream: reimagining water (2016). Moderated by York University geographer Chaya ...
January 30, 2018 - 6:30pm - Dora Keogh
Toronto Lit Up: Martha Batiz & Michael MirollaBook Launch
Join The Exile Writers and IFOA for the launch of Plaza Requiem by Martha Bátiz and The Photographer in Search of Death by Michael Mirolla. Admission is free. Visit ifoa.org for more information. Toronto ...
January 30, 2018 - 6:30pm - Church of St. Stephen in-the-Fields, 365 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2N8
Shab-e She'r (Poetry Night) LIXToronto's most diverse poetry and open mic series
Featured poets: Canisia Lubrin and David C. BrydgesHost: Bänoo Zan Doors open 6:15 p.m. Open-mic sign-up 6:30 p.m.Show 7 p.m.Admission: $5Twitter: @BanooZan & @ShabeSherTOInstagram: @banoo.zan St-Stephen-in-the ...
January 31, 2018 - 6:30pm - The Garrison, 1197 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M6J 1X3
A Quattro Books Launch
Join us to celebrate our newest releases! Launching the following titles:• The Finest Supermarket in Kabul by Ele Pawelski• The Man Who Was No One by Hugh Graham• Brace Yourselves by Rocco de Giacomo• ...
February 04, 2018 - 3:00pm - The Dock on Queen, 932 Queen St. E.
First Draft Reading of 2018!Reading Series … In process since 2005
We look forward to seeing you at the first Draft of 2018!Draft is a celebration of process. Readers are invited to try something new … anything they’ve always wanted to try but have never had the ...
February 13, 2018 - 6:00pm - Love Child Social House, 69 Bathurst St
Toronto Lit Up: Andrea BainBook Launch
Join Dundurn Press and IFOA as they celebrate the launch of Single Girl Problems by Andrea Bain, co-host of the CBC daytime time talk show The Goods. Admission is free. Visit ifoa.org for details.