Bodymap launches in Toronto this Thursday! [art by texta queen image via facebook]
Tuesday, March 17
The Art Bar presents Michael Farrell, Paulina O’Kieffe and Ephraim Hylton.
Wednesday, March 18
The TCAF Shop is hosting the launch and signing for the second edition of the monster comix compilation Monstrosity, including many creators in attendance.
BookThug presents the launch of Steve McCaffery’s radical reimagining of the classic story from Lewis Carroll. Accompanying the book are Clelia Scala’s translated collages.
Brian Baker lectures on the paranormal investigators in spiritual horror.
Thursday, March 19
Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha launches a new book, in which she sings a queer disabled femme of colour love song filled with hard femme poetics.
Saturday, March 21
Interim Reading Series, 3pm, 99 York St, PWYC
Interim hosts Wanda Praamsma and Katherina Romba.
HIJ House Reading Series, 2pm, 260 Ryding Avenue, free
Did you know that the amazing Jay MillAr and Hazel Millar host readings and chapbook launches at their house on many Sunday afternoons, and that they make pie? Yeah, that’s right. HIJ House #12 features Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer and Paul Vermeersch. https://www.facebook.com/events/632478796883949/
From the Root, the amazing compilation zine edited by Whitney French, is celebrating one year of publishing by throwing a party, complete with the launch of their second issue, the Body issue! Featuring performances by Bänoo Zan, Kanwal RAhim, LaMoi Simmonds, Casandra London and more. Wahoo! Congratulations!