Past Virtual Events

Event date: Saturday, December 12, 2020, 5:00 pm
Literary Reading or Event

BC poet Susan McCaslin will be doing a virtual reading from her forthcoming volume of poetry, Heart Work (Ekstasis Editions, Jan. 2021), along with three other poets, at the In/Verse Reading Series sponsored by The Federation of BC Writers on Sat. Dec. 12 from 12-2 pm, Pacific time, hosted by Fiona... More

Event date: Sunday, December 6, 2020, 7:00 am
Literary Reading or 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   More

Event date: Thursday, December 3, 2020, 8:00 pm
Literary Reading or 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

Event date: Thursday, December 3, 2020, 7:00 pm
Literary Reading or Event

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Event date: Tuesday, December 1, 2020, 7:00 pm
Literary Reading or Event

In case you have some free time, I am inviting my fellow TWUC members to a special Zoom meeting that promises to be a lot of fun.   Memories of Mom and Mayhem,   A presentation and reading from my post-Holocaust memoir Makeup Tips From Auschwitz - How Vanity Saved My Mother's Life When: Dec 1, 2020... More

Event date: Saturday, November 28, 2020, 8:00 pm
Literary Reading or 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 to get a ticket, and share in the... More

Event date: Thursday, November 26, 2020, 9:30 am
Literary Reading or 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

Event date: Tuesday, November 24, 2020, 8:00 pm
Literary Reading or 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

Event date: Friday, November 13, 2020, 12:00 pm
Literary Reading or Event

DARLENE MADOTT invites you to a ZOOM event sponsored by The Association of Italian Canadian Writers (AICW) Books and Biscotti Open Mic, on Friday, November 13th at 5 p.m. ET. Darlene Madott will read from her most recent (un)published writing, together withCarmela Bruno, Licia Canton, Giuseppina... More

Event date: Saturday, November 7, 2020, 7:30 pm
Literary Reading or Event Member Anna Marie Sewell is pleased and proud to be part of Stonehouse Publishing's Fall 2020 collection of new fiction; on November 7th, 5:30 PM MST,  join her as she launches Humane, along with great new novels from... More