Issue 22 Launch!

We are launching issue 22 on Wednesday, April 17th! Copies of Headlight will be sold for $5, or two for $8. Please join us for some amazing poetry readings!


We’re celebrating the release of our 20th issue with a night of readings! Come out to hear pieces from the journal, and to meet our lovely contributors and editorial team. Copies of the journal will be available for purchase. READINGS @ 7:30PM FAWN PARKER MADELAINE CARITAS LONGMAN JESSICA BEBENEK DENISE MARQUES LEITAO NICOLA SIBTHORPE MATTEO…… Continue reading HEADLIGHT 20/20 LAUNCH

Greg Bechtel, Alice Zorn & Linda Besner reading at Paragraphe

You’re cordially invited to join Greg Bechtel for the launch of his debut book Boundary Problems at Paragraphe Books on May 13!   “Where magic meets physics, Bechtel writes in the dynamic margins of possibility.  Boundary Problems is a mind-bending vacation from the ordinary.” — Saleema Nawaz, author of Bone and Bread   “Bechtel displays a refreshing willingness to experiment with aspects…… Continue reading Greg Bechtel, Alice Zorn & Linda Besner reading at Paragraphe

Launch New Tab by Guillaume Morissette

  The Quebec Writers’ Federation’s WRITERS OUT LOUD SERIES presents the Montreal launch of New Tab   by Guillaume Morissette Thursday, April 24 at 7:00 pm Drawn & Quarterly Bookstore 211 Bernard West, Montreal 514.279.2224   Join us for the launch of New Tab by Guillaume Morissette, published by Esplanade Books the fiction imprint of Véhicule Press. The evening will be hosted…… Continue reading Launch New Tab by Guillaume Morissette

Adam Buenosayres Montreal Book Launch – 6 May 2014

Please find below an invitation to the launch of the English translation of Leopoldo Marechal’s canonical Argentine novel Adán Buenosayres (1948). Participants will include writer and editor Mark Abley, Emilia Deffis (Université Laval), and the translator Norman Cheadle. There will be a bilingual reading from the original text and the translation. Se les ruega encontrar abajo una…… Continue reading Adam Buenosayres Montreal Book Launch – 6 May 2014

Headlight 17 Launch Tonight!

  Headlight Anthology is launching this year’s anthology with the help of some talented and excellent writers. Pick up a copy of the new anthology and get a beer & taco on us. Tonight at 7.30pm at Le Cagibi,  5490 Boulevard Saint-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2T 1A5 Contributor Readings: Rudrapriya Rathore Kevin Kvas Jenny Smart Dashiel Brockman…… Continue reading Headlight 17 Launch Tonight!

Book Launch: Sina Queyras’ MxT

Just one week from this Wednesday,  Montreal author and literary critic Sina Queyras is launching her anticipated new poetry collection, MxT, on Wednesday, March 26 at Librairie Drawn & Quarterly (211 Bernard O.).  ‘Poetry succeeds where science fails to measure grief in this brilliant new collection by the esteemed Queyras,’ says Publishers Weekly. MxT is already one of the spring’s most talked about Canadian poetry…… Continue reading Book Launch: Sina Queyras’ MxT

Biblioasis launches CNQ “Montreal Issue”

Wednesday April 9, 7:30pm The Word Bookstore, 469 Milton Street For more info contact Jesse @ Biblioasis (514) 968-2206 Join Biblioasis and The Word Bookstore for the launch of the forthcoming Montreal Issue (No. 89) of Canadian Notes and Queries. Guest-edited by Marko Sijan, the issue features poems, essays and interviews from 14 emerging and established local artists,…… Continue reading Biblioasis launches CNQ “Montreal Issue”

Invitation to Launch of Jonathan Kaplansky’s Translation of Hélène Rioux’s ‘The Mirrors of Éléonore’ and Hélène Rioux’s new novel ‘L’Amour des Hommes’

Ekstasis Editions and Lévesque éditeur cordially invite you to a double launch of The Mirrors of Éléonore by Hélène Rioux translated by Jonathan Kaplansky and L’Amour des hommes by Hélène Rioux at La marche à côté, 5043, rue St-Denis (corner St-Joseph) from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Sunday, February 9th Sangria and tapas will be served.…… Continue reading Invitation to Launch of Jonathan Kaplansky’s Translation of Hélène Rioux’s ‘The Mirrors of Éléonore’ and Hélène Rioux’s new novel ‘L’Amour des Hommes’