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

Events at Argo Bookshop

          Argo Featured Reading #25: Jessica Moore & Kate Cayley Saturday, May 3rd @ Argo Bookshop: 1915 Ste. Catherine West Doors @ 7PM, Reading @ 7:30PM Join us on May 3rd for our 25th Featured Reading  with poets Jessica Moore and Kate Cayley! Jessica Moore is an author and translator. Her first collection of poems, Everything, now, was released with…… Continue reading Events at Argo Bookshop

Words and Music – April 20th

This Sunday April 20th the Words & Music Show presents two poets and two bands in one outstanding show. Up from her home deep in Argentina is Guadelupe Muro, performing and touring Canada with her new project Songs for Runaway Girls. Songs For Runaway Girls is the original soundtrack composed for Guadelupe’s novel Air Carnation.…… Continue reading Words and Music – April 20th

Mountain and Wilderness Writing Program

Momentum for your mountain stories Mountain and Wilderness Writing Program August 15 – October 15, 2014 (off-site manuscript development) October 31 – November 21, 2014 (on-site) Apply by June 15, 2014 Faculty: Tony Whittome, Marni Jackson If you’re seeking focused time to work on a project in the field of mountain and wilderness writing under the…… Continue reading Mountain and Wilderness Writing Program

Launch of The River Burns by Trevor Ferguson

  Join us at the Librairie on Thursday, April 17 at 7 p.m. for the launch of Trevor Ferguson’s latest book, The River Burns (Simon & Schuster)! There will be a presentation followed by a signing. The River Burns tells the story of a small town in crisis, the mistakes people make, and the courage it takes to heal a community after…… Continue reading Launch of The River Burns by Trevor Ferguson


    L’événement part de l’idée qu’un traducteur après avoir passé plusieurs mois dans la tête de son auteur peut en venir à deviner ce que celui-ci écrirait sur un sujet donné. Nous demandons à trois auteurs de soumettre un court texte sur un thème déterminé et à leur traducteur ou leur traductrice de soumettre, sous forme…… Continue reading 23 avril : DANS LA TÊTE DE L’AUTEUR / IN THE MIND OF THE WRITER, April 23 7pm

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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!


  OPEN YOUR EARS AND SHARPEN YOUR PENCILS! MUSICWORKS’ 4th ANNUAL “SONIC GEOGRAPHY” WRITING CONTEST NOW OPEN Juried contest offers top three winners cash prizes and publication in Canada’s acclaimed magazine about experimental music and sound art DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES IS MAY 16, 2014 For immediate release: TORONTO, CANADA—Musicworks’ 2014 contests are now open to receive entries…… Continue reading MUSICWORKS’ 4th ANNUAL “SONIC GEOGRAPHY” WRITING CONTEST NOW OPEN

Call for Submissions – The Royal Society of Literature

Here is a wonderful opportunity to be published with the Royal Society of Literature! The Royal Society of Literature is delighted to announce that we are now accepting entries for the sixteenth V.S. Pritchett Memorial Prize, awarded for the best unpublished short story of the year. The winner will receive a prize of £1000 and…… Continue reading Call for Submissions – The Royal Society of Literature