Events for December 10, 2020 – October 28, 2020 – Book*hug Press

Axton Reading Series presents Kristen Renee Miller

Axton Reading Series presents Kristen Renee Miller, translator of Marie-Andree Gill's Spawn. University of Louisville's Axton Reading Series continues with poet and translator Kristen Renee Miller! Miller will read from her latest translation work, followed by a conversation with UofL faculty Dr. Kristi Maxwell. This event will be held virtually. To RSVP, email us at […]

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BookFest Windsor presents Shani Mootoo

via Zoom

BookFest Windsor presents 'Friday Night Fiction', with Shani Mootoo, author of Polar Vortex. Also with Ava Homa and Kristyn Dunnion. Moderated by Dan MacDonald. Online event via Zoom. Pre-registration required. Register here.

Free

BookFest Windsor presents Hana Shafi

via Zoom

BookFest Windsor presents 'What Needs to Be Said: Non-Fiction in Canada Today', with Hana Shafi, author of Small, Broke, and Kind of Dirty: Affirmations for the Real World. Also with Lennie Goodings and Stephen Heighton. Moderated by Irek Kusmierczyk. Free. Pre-registration required. Register here.

Free

KFB SAL/ONline presents Kate Sutherland

Online

KFB SAL/ONline Series presents the virtual launch of The Bones Are There by Kate Sutherland. Also with Jessie Jones and Aaron Kreuter. Hosted by Kirby. Streaming details TBA.

Free

TIFA presents Hana Shafi

Online

TIFA presents No More Nice Girls: Lauren McKeon in Conversation with Hana Shafi, author of Small, Broke, and Kind of Dirty: Affirmations for the Real World, and Michelle Parise. An empowering conversation about gender, power, and why it’s time for women to stop playing by the rules, as per the title of national award-winning editor […]

Free

TIFA presents Joni Murphy

Online

TIFA presents Animal Conversations, with Joni Murphy, author of Talking Animals, and Laura Jean McKay. Interviewer: Jessica Johnson What if animals could talk? What would they tell us about our society? Australian author and lecturer Laura Jean McKay (The Animals in That Country) and American writer and artist Joni Murphy (Talking Animals) take us into the minds of wildlife […]

Free

Sheung-King Virtual Launch of You Are Eating an Orange. You Are Naked.

Online

Join Another Story Bookshop and Book*hug Press for the virtual launch of You Are Eating an Orange. You Are Naked. by Sheung-King. Hosted by Mahak Jain. Featuring a reading by Sheung-King, a screening of the book trailer with an introduction by Maari Sugawara, and an interview with Mahak Jain. Registration is required to directly participate […]

Free

Toronto Festival of Authors presents Beatriz Hausner

Online

Join the Toronto Festival of Authors for an imaginative note of rhythmic composition, with intimate poetry readings by several accomplished Canadians, including Beatriz Hausner, author of Beloved Revolutionary Sweetheart, and Liam Galway, Mathew Henderson and Paul Vermeersch. Free online event. Pre-registration required.

Free

TIFA presents Shani Mootoo

online

TIFA presents 'Modern Love, Betrayal and Ourselves', with Shani Mootoo, author of Polar Vortex, and Noor Naga. Moderated by Jade Colbert. Can we ever truly know the people we love? Are we ever free from our pasts? These relationship questions and more are explored in Shani Mootoo’s latest novel, Polar Vortex, shortlisted for the 2020 […]

Free