Women and Children Bookstore present Kristen Renee Miller

via Crowdcast

Please join Women and Children Bookstore for the VIRTUAL book launch of Kristen Renee Miller's debut translation, Spawn, by Ilnu Nation poet Marie-Andrée Gill. Joining Miller for this reading focused on poetry in translation are Anne O. Fisher, Derek Mong, and Hai-Dang Phan. Please note: this event will take place via Crowdcast. Attendees will be […]

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Eden Mills Writers’ Festival presents Bahar Orang

via Zoom

EMWF In Your Own Backyard: Online Series presents Memoirs and Meditations, a panel with Bahar Orang, author of Where Things Touch: A Meditation on Beauty. Also with Madhur Anand and Billy-Ray Belcourt. Hosted by Laurie D. Graham. Truth. Intimacy. Beauty. Queerness. Memory. Trauma. Body. Science. Poetry. Join Madhur Anand, Billy-Ray Belcourt, and Bahar Orang as […]

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Draft Reading Series presents Therese Estacion

via Zoom

Draft 15.7 Writers read from their literary works-in-progress. Readings by: Therese Estacion, author of Phantompains (forthcoming from Book*hug in Spring 2021) Maheen Hyder Bänoo Zan Aaron Schneider Eufemia Fantetti Anuja Varghese Sonja Boon Rita Shelton Deverell Ellen. S. Jaffe Wanda Taylor Host: Gloria Blizzard RSVP at www.eventbrite.ca/e/draft-157-tickets-115510435823 PWYC (no one turned away for lack of […]

Authenticity Was A Feeling: A conversation between Jacob Wren and Claudia La Rocco

Online at Tanz im August

Authenticity Was A Feeling: An online conversation between Jacob Wren and Claudia La Rocco 8:30 Berlin Time Canadian artist Jacob Wren wrote a book in 2018 entitled Authenticity is a Feeling, which tells the story of the eclectic, interdisciplinary group PME-ART. Following their twenty-year track of radical experimentation, it focuses on the vulnerability and paradox […]

Eden Mills Writers’ Festival presents Julie Joosten

Zoom

Eden Mills Writers' Festival presents EMWF Showcase: Hot nights. Cool Poets.  In partnership with the League of Canadian Poets With Julie Joosten, author of Nought. Full List of Presenters: Cicely Belle Blain, Burning Sugar, Sadiqa de Meijer, The Outer Wards, Mathew Henderson, Roguelike, Julie Joosten, Nought, Canisia Lubrin, The Dyzgraphxst, Randy Lundy, Field Notes for […]

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Word Vancouver presents Finding Home with Derek Mascarenhas

Online

Word Vancouver presents Finding Home with Derek Mascarenhas, author of Coconut Dreams. Also with Nilofar Shidmehr and Souvankham Thammavongsa. Hosted By: Kaie Kellough. Enjoy these three authors who read and speak to their short story collections examining how identity shifts between old world traditions and new world identities. Free registration via Eventbrite.

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The Bureau of General Services—Queer Division (NYC) presents Shani Mootoo

via Zoom

The Bureau of General Services—Queer Division in NYC presents Shani Mootoo, author of Polar Vortex. In Conversation with John Elizabeth Stinzi. Shani Mootoo presents her latest novel Polar Vortex, in conversation with John Elizabeth Stintzi (Vanishing Monuments, Arsenal Pulp Press) in this virtual event hosted by the Bureau. This is a free event, but the […]

Speakeasy Reading Series presents Derek Mascarenhas

Zoom

Speakeasy Reading Series presents Derek Mascarenhas, author of Coconut Dreams. Also reading: Canisia Lubrin and Eufemia Fantetti, Jonathan Bessette, and Evren Sezgin. ***Zoom info will be posted in this Facebook event on Sunday, September 20.***

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Virtual Launch of Small, Broke and Kind of Dirty: Affirmations for the Real World by Hana Shafi

via Zoom

Book*hug Press invites you to celebrate the virtual launch of Small, Broke, and Kind of Dirty: Affirmations for the Real World by Hana Shafi. With special guest readers Manahil Bandukwala and Terese Mason Pierre. Hosted by Anasimone George. Please note this event will take place online, via Zoom Webinar. Free registration via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/small-broke-and-kind-of-dirty-by-hana-shafi-virtual-book-launch-tickets-117660835727?aff=efbeventtix  

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