Events

Canzine: Festival of Zines and Underground Culture

When

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 1:00pm

Where

Bathurst Centre for Arts, Media & Education
918 Bathurst Street
Toronto, ON
M5R 3G5

Details

The day-long festival features: Giant zine and independent press fair; Readings from the best of the underground press; 1-2 punch book pitch session (you have 2 minutes to pitch your book, judges have 1 minute each to respond); Plus panel discussions, site specific installations and more!

$5 admission.

Location

Bathurst Centre for Arts, Media & Education
918 Bathurst Street
Toronto, ON M5R 3G5 43° 40' 26.04" N, 79° 24' 21.24" W

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

When

Sunday, November 2, 2014 - 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. Takes place on the first Sunday of every month at 7 PM. Pizza and wine at intermission. PWYC. Seeking contestants too!

Location

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

Playwrights Canada Press Anniversary Party: Thirtybash

When

Monday, November 3, 2014 - 6:00pm

Where

Hotel Ocho
195 Spadina Ave.
Toronto, ON
M5T 2C5

Details

To celebrate its thirtieth anniversary, Playwrights Canada Press (PLCN) presents Thirtybash, a cocktail party.

The event will be hosted by Jon Kaplan and Susan G. Cole of NOW Magazine, and will feature readings from some of PLCN’s authors, including David S. Craig, Tough Case; Sky Gilbert, St. Francis of Millbrook; Judith Thompson, White Biting Dog and Other Plays; Kristen Thomson, Someone Else; and David Yee, carried away on the crest of a wave.

Location

Hotel Ocho
195 Spadina Ave.
Toronto, ON M5T 2C5 43° 39' 0.1512" N, 79° 23' 48.2748" W

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