The League of Lady Wrestlers presents their ISLAND RUMBLE II this Friday. Poster by Michael Comeau
Tuesday, September 15
An open mic with the live band Unbottoned on the third Tuesday of every month.
Miles Howe’s new book detailing the anti-shale gas actions in New Brunswick in 2013 launches alongside the newest issue of radical journal Upping the Anti.
Thightrope Books presents the publication of Marnie Woodrow’s second novel including guest reader Ron Schafrick and Tarot readings.
Wednesday, September 16
Anstruther Press and Frog Hollow Press launch four new chapbooks.
Bring your inner and tuck in for September’s edition of ChiSeries.
Thursday, September 17th
New books from Evan Munday and Chantel Guertin from ECW Press.
New works from Fiona Smyth at one of our favorite venues, Weird Things!
Friday, September 18
Author Bonnie Burstow, MPP Cheri DiNovo and several others speak at the launch for a book on the psychiatry industry.
A groundbreaking book about African Canadian working class women who teach and learn through mothering.
League of Lady Wrestlers is back with their famed throwdown on Toronto Island! Buy your tickets in advance and plan to get there early — you’ll want to see this!
Saturday, September 19th
Celebrate Caribbean, African, and Black Diasporic literature with delicious doubles by Caribbean Roti Palace, drumming, and book programming all day.
No One Is Illegal presents a night of spoken word poetry to mourn the deaths and usfferings at border crossings and in detention camps, to organize for justice. Shadiya Aidid, David Delisca, Ian Keteku, (YES)tefania will read along with other speakers.
Join the crew for a screening of the queer feminist anti-racist classic Born In Flames!
Sunday, September 20
Hazel and Jay Millar welcome oyu into their home for a special season opener of HIJ House featuring Miriam Toews and Phil Hall. Come eat pie and hear poems!
The launch of the Rupert Raj collection and the Trans Pathfinder Project.
Readings and Q&A with Danila Botha, Lisa de Nikolits, Dayle Furlong, and Janette Platana.
Chaudiere authors Amanda Earl and Marcus McCann help launch Daniel Allen Cox’s new novel, Mouthquake (Arsenal Pulp).
Monday, September 21
Leanne Brown’s book on how to eat well for $4 a day launches at Another Story.
Heidi Reimer, Kevin Hardcastle, Ann Shin read.