Broken Pencil’s Word on Street Zine Race is back this Sunday at 2:30pm in the Vibrant Voices Tent!
Tuesday, September 22
Page & Panel hosts the bestselling creator Kate Beaton.
Wednesday, September 23
Matt Goldberg hosts the launch for the debuts of Long Red Hair by Meags Fitzgerald and the Pick-A-Plot series’ third instalment, You Are a Kitten! by Sherwin Tjia.
Raoul Fernandes, James Grainger and Sabrina Ramnanan read.
Thursday, September 24
Casey and Vivek share their two short films as a part of Queer Orientation.
Two performances at the newsstand kiosk, quickly becoming Toronto’s coolest art space. Runs through September 25.
A discussion of Sex is a Funny Word, the sequel to What Makes a Baby from Cory Silverberg and Fiona Smyth.
Exploring the realities of queer people with disabilities and how to navigate sex and disability.
Share your best sick sad world improv with Daria episodes playing all night. I mean… this is amazing.
An evening of viral videos, bold readings and new fun chapbooks. Readings by E Martin Nolan, Daniel Scott Tysdal, Michelle Brown, Spencer Gordon and more.
BookThug invites you to join Brian Dedora for the launch of his newest book exploring the tragendies of Lorca’s life and his own.
Friday, September 25
OurSpace responds to whitewashing of queer liberation history by screening Pay It No Mind, telling the story of early trans revolutionary Marsha P Johnson.
Sam Alden reads from his latest book, which is released in November and contains two stories, one about a brother and a sister remembering their father and another about an anarchist household.
Fabulous Ottawa poets here! Get your fix.
Saturday, September 26
The Feminist Art conference’s big debut makers’ market! Runs on Sunday September 27 as well.
Celebrate the Canadian release of Sex Is a Funny Word by Cory Silverberg and Fiona Smyth. Coloring! Buttons! Signings!
The Canadian Electronic Ensemble and the legendary Norma Beecroft in conversation with Kristel Aubrey Jax.
Sam Alden’s newest graphic story collection launches along with Michael Deforge’s new release Lose #7.
Sunday, September 27
The giant one day literary festival moves to its new location at Harbourfront and includes our famous Broken Pencil Zine Race at 2:30pm in the Vibrant Voices tent. t
The Fall Kickoff of this west end reading series includes Loren Edizel, Marissa Stapley, Marianne Miller and J.R. McConvey.