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Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Mark Frutkin is inviting you to a free Virtual Reading on Thursday, December 3 at 8:00 p.m., sponsored by TWUC and the Canada Council. He will be reading excerpts from two novels set in Italy. The first, The Rising Tide, published by Porcupine’s Quill is set in 1769 in Venice. The second, The... More

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Hi all,  Yes, I am moving from Ontario to Clarenville, Newfoundland (2 hr. NW on the coast from St John's) as of December 1st. I will be hunting for my new home and preparing to open 'Oceanview Writers Retreat' there as well.With in-season and off-season rates, the launch will happen whenever the... More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

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Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

  December 6, 12 Noon ESTDarlene will perform excerpts from herexperimental work DYING TIMES (Exile, 2020)Guest reading by Italian translatorMaria Pia Spadaforarequest ZOOM link atmadott@dmfamilylaw.net   More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Hosted by the U.K. Society of Authors in partnership with The Writers’ Union of Canada, Margaret Atwood will discuss her career, her latest poetry collection, and her work throughout lockdown next Thursday, November 26, at 2:30 PM GMT (9:30 AM EST).  Admission is by donation: Minimum donation £5.00... More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

I'm pleased to announce the virtual launch of The Smallest Objective, my memoir of mid-century Montreal highlighting mother-daughter relationships, family history, memory loss, and Jewish immigration. Please join me and Quebec arts journalist Jeanette Kelly for conversation, readings, a Q&A,... More

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A J B (Jay) Johnston has collaborated with two other Nova Scotia authors (Tom Ryan and Costas Halavrezos) to create a video companion to his latest book, Kings of Friday Night: The Lincolns (Nimbus Publishing, 2020).  The video is a 5-minute micro-documentary posted on YouTube. It presents a... More

Literary Reading or Event

Join Maureen Ulrich and Marie Powell at the Penny University Bookstore Cafe (Regina, SK) as they share readings from their new releases. Readings/Q and A will take place at 2:00 pm, 2:45 pm, and 3:30 pm (Central Time). To watch the event virtually, visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/6024220282 More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

The 21st Annual When Brothers Speak Spoken Word Concert is Canada's largest and longest running showcase of Black, male, poets.  Covid has forced us online, but has also given us the opportunity to bring the show to audiences outside of Toronto. Visit cya.live to get a ticket, and share in the... More

Congratulations

Jerena Tobiasen, author of The Prophecy a saga - The Crest, The Emerald and The Destiny - is pleased to announce that The Destiny won Readers’ Favorite 2020 Bronze Medal for Historical Fiction. In 2020, The Prophecy also received awards from Canada Book Awards, Independent Press and Next Generation... More

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