Events

Brains, Words & Voices - Toronto's only monthly poetry recitation contest

When

Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 7:00pm

Where

Coffin Factory
109 Niagara Street
Buzzer 007
Toronto, ON
M5V 1C3

Details

Toronto's only monthly poetry recitation contest. Classic pre-1975 poems recited from memory before a live audience. Voting by applause. $50 cash prize to one winner. Held in a converted industrial space, Toronto's historic Coffin Factory at 101 Niagara St. Takes place on the first Sunday of every month at 7 PM. Pizza and wine at intermission. PWYC. Seeking contestants too!

For more information, email poetry@therotarydial.ca or visit the website.

Location

Coffin Factory
109 Niagara Street
Toronto, ON M5V 1C3 43° 38' 28.8096" N, 79° 24' 15.2604" W

Rowers Reading Series with Sara Heinonen, Bruce Meyer, Janet Turpin Myers and Kathy Page

When

Monday, February 2, 2015 - 6:30pm

Where

The Central
603 Markham St
Toronto, ON
M6G 2L7

Details

Join the Rowers Series for a fabulous evening of readings featuring Sara Heinonen, Bruce Meyer, Janet Turpin Myers and Kathy Page.

Doors open at 6:30 pm, readings begin at 6:50 pm, evening ends at 8:45pm.

www.rowerspubreadingseries.com

Location

The Central
603 Markham St
Toronto, ON M6G 2L7 43° 39' 51.822" N, 79° 24' 43.6716" W

Double Book Launch with Priscila Uppal and Christopher Doda

When

Monday, February 2, 2015 - 7:00pm

Where

Monarch Tavern
12 Clinton Street
Toronto, ON
M6J 2N7

Details

Dundurn Press & Tightrope Books cordially invite you to the launch of Cover Before Striking, short stories by celebrated author Priscila Uppal & the newest installment of the popular Best Canadian Essays series edited by Christopher Doda with guest editor Natalie Zina Walschots.

With readings by Priscila Uppal, Christopher Doda and BCE contributors TBA.

Refreshments and revelry ‒ no admission charge.

"Fortune, smile again on lovers of CanLit; grace us with more irresistible stories from Uppal's unique perspective."‒Montreal Gazette

"Best Canadian Essays is an interesting and altogether satisfying collection."‒Broken Pencil

Location

Monarch Tavern
12 Clinton Street
Toronto, ON M6J 2N7 43° 39' 13.7268" N, 79° 24' 48.0312" W

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