Events

2017
February 16 – Banff Centre – Open Studio w. Lise Haller Baggesen and Mandi Kujawa

2016
May 31 – Montreal – la Plante w. Olivia Wood, music by HSY, Hooded Fang, Holy Data and films by Florence Vallières & Stephanie E. Creaghan, Marlee Macmillan & Talia Lee McColgan
October 25 – Montreal – le Cagibi w. Erick Lyle and Sarah Mangle
October 27- Ottawa – Venus Envy w. Erick Lyle, Jennifer Whiteford, and Nshannacappo

2015
January 29 – Montreal – le Cagibi, Ghost Pine #13 launch w. Amber Dearest and Jordan Coulombe
February 21 – Montreal – SLS Montreal Mini-Program Reading Nights at Librairie Drawn & Quarterly w. Melissa Bull, Anna Leventhal, and Sean Michaels
March 4 – Montreal – Resonance Reading Series at Resonance Café w. Melissa Bull, Anna Leventhal, and Sean Michaels
March 12 – Montreal – Invited author talk and workshop leading in the course How To Write Good: The Aesthetics and Practice of Creative Writing – The New School at Dawson College
March 17 – Ottawa – Ghost Pine #13 launch at Pressed Café w. Alanna Why, Britt N, LP, and Sadboy
June 20 – Ottawa – Ottawa Explosion Zine Reading at Club SAW w. Jennifer Whiteford, Isz Janeway, and Sadboy
September 27 – Montreal Writing from Scratch: A Creative Writing Workshop for Anyone, presented by Soulgazers and organized by Ink Movement Montreal at Dawson Community Centre (Verdun)

2013
August 3 – Sackville, N.B. – Vogue Theatre, Universal Dawn w. Lezlie Lowe, Ian Roy, Jenner Berger, Andrew Patterson and music by Grey Kingdom
November 11 – Montreal – Depanneur Café, Shy: An Anthology launch w. Eve Krakow and Brian Campbell
November 11 – Montreal – Faculty of Education, McGill University. Invited guest lecture and reading in course EDES 366: Literature for Young Adults
November 16 – Montreal – Expozine, moderated panel “No Fear of Zine Failure: Perspectives on Self-Publishing and Zine Culture” w. Aaron Cometbus, Eloisa Aquino, Kerri Flannigan, and Louis Rastelli
November 17 – Montreal – Librairie Drawn & Quarterly, conducted on-stage interview with Aaron Cometbus
November 19 – Toronto – w. Aaron Cometbus and Maggie MacDonald at The Academy of the Impossible
November 20 – Hamilton – w. Aaron Cometbus at Hammer City Records
November 21 – Ottawa – w. Aaron Cometbus at Pressed

2012
July 24 – Halifax – Writers Federation of Nova Scotia, Author talk at Write Now!

2011
April 3 – Montreal – Divan Orange, Expozine Alternative Press Awards
June 11 – Eganville – Bonnechere Union Public Library
July 30 – Sackville, N.B. – Legion, Sappy Fest reading w. Sean Michaels, Ian Roy, Jenner Berger, and Jesse Dangerously
September 29 – Montreal – le Cagibi w. Cindy Crabb
October 1 – Ottawa – Venus Envy w. Cindy Crabb and Jennifer Whiteford
October 3 – Toronto – Tranzac w. Cindy Crabb, Tara Michelle Ziniuk, and Laura Mac
November 22 – Kingston – Invited guest lecture in course English 235: Life Writing. Department of English Language and Literature, Queen’s University

2010
April 14 – Toronto – Gladstone Hotel – This is not a Reading Series, Ghost Pine: All Stories True book launch
April 16 – Montreal – Librairie Drawn & Quarterly, Ghost Pine: All Stories True book launch
April 22 – Kingston – Novel Idea, Ghost Pine: All Stories True book launch w. Jaime Forsythe and Ian Orti
April 30 – Montreal – Librairie Drawn & Quarterly w. Ian Orti
May 6 – Ottawa – Raw Sugar Café, Ghost Pine: All Stories True book launch w. Jennifer Whiteford and Adam Thomlison
July 3 – Hamilton – Mixed Media w. Dave Roche
July 4 – Guelph – 20 Derry St. w. Dave Roche, and music by North My Love and M. Mucci
July 5 – Toronto – This Ain’t the Rosedale Library w. Dave Roche, Liz Worth, and Joey Comeau, hosted by Julie Wilson
July 6 – Montreal – Depanneur le Pick Up w. Dave Roche
July 24 – Providence – Sine Cera Gallery w. Erick Lyle, Jacob Berendes, and Walker Mettling
July 25 – Brooklyn – Book Thug Nation w. Erick Lyle, Cristy Road, and Mike Taylor
July 26 – Manhattan – Bluestockings w. Erick Lyle, Eleanor Whitney, and Colin Atrophy
July 27 – Philadelphia – Wooden Shoe w. Erick Lyle
July 28 – Baltimore – Red Emma’s w. Erick Lyle and China Martens
July 31 – Sackville, N.B. – Legion, Sappy Fest 5 reading w. Amanda Jernigan, Alisha Piercy, Chris Eaton, and Samantha Sternberg
August 4 – Halifax – Eye Level Gallery, Ghost Pine: All Stories True book launch
August 6 – Halifax – The Khyber w. Alisha Piercy
August 7 – Wolfville – Conundrum Towers w. Alisha Piercy and Corey Frost
October 6 – Montreal – Concordia Co-op Bookstore, Local Legend Reading Series
November 4 – Ottawa – Ottawa Public Library, Main Branch Auditorium

2009
October 31 – Toronto – Toronto Zine Library w. Alex Wrekk, Teri Vlassopoulos, Chris Landry, Suzanne Sutherland, Maranda Elizabeth, and Amber Dearest

2008
January 26 – Montreal – le Cagibi, zine launch for Ghost Pine #11 and One Way Ticket #5 w. Julian Evans
August 19 – Toronto – This Ain’t the Rosedale Library w. Erick Lyle, Joey Comeau, Cathy Crowe, and Dri
August 20 – Ottawa – Invisible Cinema, w. Erick Lyle
August 21 – Montreal – La Centrale Gallery Powerhouse, Greasy Goose Salon w. Erick Lyle, Zoe Stonyck and Alex Megalas
August 26 – Montreal – Casa del Popolo, Soulgazers #2 launch w. Anna Leventhal, Michelle Sterling, Spencer Krug, Simon Reader, and Camilla Wynne Ingr
September 13 – Redbird Collective w. Anna Leventhal, Sean Michaels, Teri Vlassopoulos, Michelle Sterling, Dan Gillean, J. B. Staniforth, and Vincent Tinguely
September 14 – Kingston – Novel Idea w. Anna Leventhal, Stephen Guy, J. B. Staniforth and Vincent Tinguely
September 14 – Kingston – Wolfe Island Ferry w. the Wolfe Island Story Cabal
November 29 – Montreal – Depanneur le Pick Up, filmed for the Pistol Press online video Kitchen Reading Series
December 28 – Montreal – Casa del Popolo w. music by Laura Borealis and Steve Reagele

2007
March 3 – Montreal – Dervish w. Adam Thomlinson, J. B. Staniforth, and music by Alden Penner
June 10 – Montreal – le Cagibi, Soulgazers #1 launch with Devon Code, Molly Lynch, Michelle Sterling, and Camilla Wynne Ingr

2006
May 25 – Montreal – 5217 St. Laurent, with music by New Idea Society, Sans Soucis Novelty Orchestra, and Bethany Or
July 14 – Montreal – Media Tree, recorded reading for the A-Infos Online Radio Project
July 28 – Halifax – Anchor Archive Regional Zine Project w. Sara Spike and Sonia Edworthy
August 6 – Sackville, N.B. – Struts Gallery Sappy Fest 2 w. Lesley Johnson, Robert Lyon, and music by Snailhouse, Abigail Lappell, and Julie Doiron
September 21 – Montreal – Tok Tok, Bibliograph/e Zine Library, w. China Martens, Eric Lab Rat, and music by Troy Curtis and Shanghai Triad
November 2 – Montreal – 5217 St. Laurent w. Erick Lyle and music by Black Magic Woman

2005
May 5 – Montreal – Media Tree w. Paula Belina and music by Alden Penner, Jen Osborne, and Nimalan Yoganathan

2004
February 21 – Ottawa – SAW Gallery Trash Can Lit 2 w. Jennifer Whiteford, J. B. Staniforth, Chris Landry, Greg Sullivan, and music by Jeremy Gara
February 23 – Montreal – Aux Vivres w. music by Snailhouse and Jeremy Gara
May 20 – Montreal – 3810 St. Laurent w. J. B. Staniforth, and music by The Frenetics and The Million Dollar Marxists
June 25 – Portland – Portland Zine Symposium
July 16 – Ottawa – Ghost Pine # 8 Release Party
August 16 – Montreal – Petite Gaulle w. music by Soophie Nun Squad and Ballast
August 20 – Ottawa – The Study Lounge w. Bucky Sinister, Megan Butcher, and Willow Dawson

2002
February 1 – Montreal – 10 William St. Trash Can Lit w. J. B. Staniforth, Chris Landry, Simon Reader, and music by Heather Thompson and Darren Peacock
April 28 – Montreal – 5786 St. Laurent w. music by Arcade Fire and Shut In
October 5 – Halifax – Halifax Pop Explosion Zine Fair, “Lincoln Fields” read by Jon Georgekish-Watt

2001
April 17 – Toronto – Art System w. Al Burian and the films Good Grief by Andrew Dickson and Interactive by Jim Munroe