This Week in Lit Events: February 22nd-28th

February 22, 2016

It's Freedom to Read Week: an annual event that encourages Canadians to think about and reaffirm their commitment to intellectual freedom. There's events happening all over the country! That aside, there's whole host of literary events going down this week.

Are you hosting an event featuring an author whose titles are available on All Lit Up? Send the event details, including author, book, date, time, and address to  hello@alllitup.ca to be included in our listings.

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A whole host of events are going down this week, with a whole host of great hosts! If you've hosted a literary event recently, we salute you!

Are you hosting an event featuring an author whose titles are available on All Lit Up? Send the event details, including author, book, date, time, and address to  hello@alllitup.ca to be included in our listings.

Tuesday, February 23rd

Toronto

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Shab-e She’r (Poetry Night) XXXVII

Where: Beit Zatoun, 612 Markham St, Toronto, ON

When: Open mic sign up 6:30pm. Readings 7:00pm

More information: Shab-e She’r (Poetry Night) XXXVII presents Jimmy McInnes, author of A More Perfect [, and Zeinab Aidid. Hosted by Bänoo Zan. $5.

Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/146771955702220/

 

Wednesday, February 24th

Fredericton

RW Gray Launch

Where: Alumni Memorial Lounge, Alumni Memorial Building, UNB Fredericton

When: 8pm

More information: RW Gray launches Entropic at the Alumni Memorial Building at the University of New Brunswick.

 

Thursday, February 25th

Toronto

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Ben McNally Readings

Where: Ben McNally Books, Bay Street, Toronto, ON

When: 6:30pm

More information: Ben McNally hosts three great writers at this free event: join authors Patrick Warner, Kate Cayley and Kevin Hardcastle as they read from their exciting new fiction publications! Free Event. Snacks. All Welcome.

Link:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1532275973732305/

 

Saturday, February 27th

Ottawa

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Factory Reading Series

Where: The Carleton Tavern, 223 Armstrong Street, Ottawa, ON

When: 7pm

More information: The Factory Reading Series presents Jeremy Hanson-Finger (Ottawa), Gary Barwin (Hamilton), + Robert Hogg (Mountain). lovingly hosted by rob mclennan.

Link:  https://www.facebook.com/events/220695688266752/

 

Port Moody, BC

Mystery Authors Panel

Where: Port Moody Public Library, Newport Drive, Port Moody, BC

When: 2pm

More information: Local mystery authors share their work, discuss the writing process and tackle the subject of getting published. Authors include: Dietrich Kalteis, Glynis Whiting, DB Carew, and Don Hauka.


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