Readings & Events

Nightwood Editions launches Fall books across Canada

Posted by on October 14, 2016 at 10:03 am

Nightwood Editions is excited to celebrate the release of its Fall 2016 titles with events and readings across the country. In Vancouver, Adèle Barclay launches her debut poetry collection If I Were in a Cage I’d Reach Out for You on October 18 at the Emerald in Vancouver. Barclay will be joined by fellow Nightwood […]

STEP INTO SPRING 2015!

Posted by on March 6, 2015 at 6:31 pm

Nightwood Editions is proud to announce the publication of four new titles this Spring with authors all from southern British Columbia. In her lyrical, intimate memoir The Death of Small Creatures, Trisha Cull lays bare her struggle with bulimia, bipolar disorder and substance abuse. Interspersing snatches of conversations, letters, blog entries and clinical notes with […]

Matt Rader Kelowna Book Launch

Posted by on November 25, 2014 at 1:58 pm

Congrats to author Matt Rader, who will be celebrating his new short story collection, What I Want to Tell Goes Like This, with a book launch in Kelowna on Friday, November 28 at 7:30pm. The event is part of UBC Okanagan’s Visiting Author’s Series at the Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art (#103 – 421 Cawston […]

Alex Leslie Launches ‘The things I heard about you’ in Toronto & Montreal

Posted by on October 30, 2014 at 5:16 pm

Join Alex Leslie as she celebrates the release of her poetry collection The things I heard about you (Nightwood Editions) with events in Toronto and Montreal this November! Toronto – Wednesday, November 5: Book launch at Type Books (883 Queen Street West), 7pm. Featuring local guest readers Daniel Allen Cox and Linda Besner. Admission is […]

Nightwood Editions Vancouver Book Launch!

Posted by on October 8, 2014 at 3:29 pm

This fall, Nightwood Editions is releasing new books by four talented authors of fiction and poetry, all of whom hail from British Columbia: Matt Rader, Alex Leslie, Elaine Woo, and Kayla Czaga. You’re invited to join the authors as they celebrate with a book launch event in Vancouver on Sunday, October 19 at 7pm at […]

Doretta Lau and Elaine Woo at the LiterASIAN Festival

Posted by on October 1, 2014 at 10:39 am

LiterASIAN 2014: the Festival of Pacific Rim Asian Canadian Writing will take place in Vancouver, BC, from October 9 to 12, 2014. This festival is a community-building initiative put on by the Asian Canadian Writers’ Workshop and Ricepaper Magazine. This year, Nightwood authors Doretta Lau and Elaine Woo will both be featured authors at the […]

Christian McPherson Reads with Marguerite Pigeon & Rob Mclennan in Ottawa

Posted by on September 30, 2014 at 11:31 am

A chance to meet Nightwood author Christian McPherson – author of the hilarious novel Cube Squared – is coming up in Ottawa on October 7. Join Christian as he reads as a guest author at Marguerite Pigeon’s Ottawa launch for her first collection of stories, Some Extremely Boring Drives (NeWest). Also appearing is Ottawa author […]

Alex Leslie Launches ‘The things I heard about you’ in Vancouver!

Posted by on September 29, 2014 at 11:35 am

Congratulations to Alex Leslie, who’s releasing a first book of poems, The things I heard about you, with Nightwood Editions this fall! Join Alex for a book launch celebration in Vancouver on Thursday, October 9 at Pulp Fiction (2422 Main Street). Also reading at the event are Vancouver-based authors Rita Wong and lee williams boudakian. […]

Nightwood authors at Word Vancouver this year

Posted by on September 7, 2014 at 8:30 pm

Word Vancouver is coming to soon! The festival runs from Wednesday, September 24 to Sunday, September 28. Don’t miss the opportunity to see events, readings, and discussion from the vast array of authors and publishers in attendance. Let’s hope the weather holds out! If not, you can always find cover on the poetry bus. Below are […]

Christian McPherson at the Prince Edward County Authors’ Festival

Posted by on March 27, 2014 at 6:00 pm

Laugh it up with Nightwood author Christian McPherson at a special Giggles & Grins humour night at the Prince Edward County Authors’ Festival in Picton, Ontario this April! The event will take place at Books & Company (289 Main Street, Picton, ON) on April 11, starting with mingling time, beer, cider and pretzels at 7pm, […]