Forthcoming Events

Book Launch

6 Essential Questions with Playwrights Canada Press
Monday, 2 November 2015, 7:00pm (The Garrison, 1197 Dundas Street West, Toronto)

Hosted by Jon Kaplan and Susan G. Cole of NOW Magazine, the evening will include readings from this sweet and stellar lineup of authors:

Maja Ardal, HER2
Tony Burgess, Pontypool
Brad Fraser, Kill Me Now
Colleen Murphy, Pig Girl
Donna-Michelle St. Bernard, A Man A Fish
Priscila Uppal, 6 Essential Questions
Anita Majumdar, Boys with Cars (from Love, Loss, and Longing: South Asian Canadian Plays)
Anusree Roy, Pyaasa (from Love, Loss, and Longing: South Asian Canadian Plays)

Admission is free.

For more information click here.

International Festival of Authors

Poetry Games
Sunday, 1 November 2015, 4:00pm (Lakeside Terrace, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto)
Cost: $5

It’s on! Canadian poets compete for a chance to participate in the Bookworm International Literary Festival in Beijing in March 2016. Special guest judges to be announced.

Click here for tickets and information.


Previous Events

Kingston WritersFest 

Friday, 25 September 2015, 4:30pm Explore/Experiment/Invent: Short Fiction (Bellevue Ballroom, Holiday Inn Kingston Waterfront)

Friday, 25 September 2015, 7:00pm-9:00pm Writing Poetry for Grownups (Sir John A. Macdonald Room, Holiday Inn Kingston Waterfront)

International Festival of Authors

Wednesday, 28 May 2014, 7:30pm — The Art of Life (York Quay Centre – Brigantine Room, 235 Queens Quay West)

Launch: Sabotage for Mansfield Press

Monday, 23 March 2015, 7:30pm (Monarch Tavern, 12 Clinton St., Toronto)


Saturday, 19 October 2013, 4:30pm — True Confessions (John Dutton Theatre)

Saturday, 19 October 2013, 9:30pm — Poetry Cabaret (Margaret Greenham Theatre)

Vancouver International Authors Festival

Tuesday, 22 October 2013, 8pm — The Secret Lives of Parents (Studio 1398)

Friday, 25 October 2013, 1pm — In the Beginning (Granville Island Stage)

Words Aloud 

Friday, 1 November 2014, 7:30pm — Main Stage Event with Chris Doda, Moe Clark, and Lorna Goodison (Durham Art Gallery)