This Week in Book Events: November 17-23

November 17, 2014

This week in book events: Aisha Sasha John, author of THOU, reads in Barrie; ECW Press celebrates with a Fall Lit Party in Toronto; reading series Hear Here whisks attendees to a mysterious pop-up location; and BookThug starts a new season of an intimate reading series featuring homemade pie.

 

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This week in book events: Aisha Sasha John, author of THOU, reads in Barrie; ECW Press celebrates with a Fall Lit Party in Toronto; reading series Hear Here whisks attendees to a mysterious pop-up location; and BookThug starts a new season of an intimate reading series featuring homemade pie. 

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Tuesday, November 18 

Barrie

Laurentian Alumni Association presents a reading and book signing with Aisha Sasha John, author of THOU

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Where: Creative Space, 12 Dunlop Street East, Barrie, ON
When: 7:30 PM.
More Information: Light refreshments will be served. Limited seating.
Free admission. Open to the public.

 

 

 

TSAR Books Fall Launch 

When: 6:30pm

Where: The Gladstone Hotel, 1214 Queen St W, Toronto

More Information: http://ow.ly/i/7l1fM

Wednesday, November 19

 

Ottawa

Sawdust Reading Series presents Phil Hall, author of The Small Nouns Crying Faith
Where: Pour Boy, 495 Somerset Street West, Ottawa, ON
When: 7:00 PM

More Information: Free. For more information, visit  https://www.facebook.com/sawdustseries

 

Thursday, November 20 

Ottawa

 Reading: Nikki Reimer and Chris Turnbull

When: 8pm

Where: Ottawa Art Gallery, Arts Court, Main Floor, 2 Daly Ave, Ottawa

More Information: Visit http://abseries.org/#/nov20-reimer-turnbull/

Toronto

Fall Lit Party with ECW Press

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When: 7pm

Where: The Cadillac Lounge, 1296 Queen St. W., Toronto

More Information:  Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/987748334573596/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming

 

words(on)stages presents R. Kolewe, author of Afterletters
Where: The Central, 603 Markham Street, Toronto, ON
When: 6:45 PM.
More Information: Hosted/Curated by Nicole Brewer and William Kemp of words(on)pages

 

Hear Here presents: Toronto: an artistic exploration

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When: 8:00pm

Where: pop-up downtown Toronto location TBA

More Information:

Featuring literary readings by Julie Joosten, author of Light Light
and Barry Callaghan, George Elliott Clarke, Lillian Allen, Richard
Scarsbrook, Alisha Sevigny, Angela Misri, Claudio Gaudio and a surprise
guest reader.
Price $30.00. Tickets now on sale. Note: no tickets available at the door,
limited capacity.
To purchase tickets visit  http://www.hear-here.org/
For more information, visit  https://www.facebook.com/events/359562330876431/

Sunday, November 23

Toronto

HIJ House Reading Series HIJ #8: Double Feature Show with Jennifer
Lovegrove, author of Watch How We Walk (ECW) and Adam Dickinson, author of The Polymers (House of Anansi)

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Where: BookThug HQ, 260 Ryding Avenue, Toronto, ON
When: 2:00 - 5:00 PM.
More Information:

Join us for the start of our new season. Enjoy readings in a casual and
intimate salon style setting. Also featuring discussions and author Q & A's,
moderated by Jay MillAr. Homemade pie will be served. A new issue of HIJ Journal will be available at each event featuring new work by the readers, available for purchase.

Hosted/Curated by Hazel and Jay MillAr. Free. A hat will be passed around for the authors.
For more information, visit  https://www.facebook.com/events/417764588372345/


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