Readings & Events

Christian McPherson at the Prince Edward County Authors’ Festival

Posted by admin 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, [...]

Shane Rhodes book launch trailer

Posted by admin on January 14, 2014 at 2:25 pm

  Watch the new trailer for Shane Rhodes‘s Ottawa launch of X, available here. Rhodes’s latest work was inspired by one of Canada’s most unpoetic subjects: Canada’s post-confederation treaties and the recent Idle No More protests. Investigating what the treaties mean today and what art can do with such unpoetic documents.   Date: Thursday, January 16, 2014 Time: 8:30pm [...]

Upcoming Ottawa events with Christian McPherson

Posted by admin on January 3, 2014 at 1:57 pm

Christian McPherson will be signing copies of his latest novel, the hilarious Cube Squared at Chapters (Ottawa South Keys Branch – 2210 Bank St) on Saturday, January 18 from 2 to 4pm. He’ll also be reading from Cube Squared as part of the Dusty Owl Reading Series’ first event of 2014 at Mugshots Bar (75 [...]

Renee Saklikar’s book launch in New Westminster

Posted by admin on November 29, 2013 at 5:26 pm

Renée Sarojini Saklikar‘s children of air india is a series of elegiac sequences exploring the nature of individual loss, situated within public trauma. The work is animated by a proposition: that violence, both personal and collective, produces continuing sonar, an echolocation that finds us, even when we choose to be unaware or indifferent. “Sarojini Saklikar [...]