UPCOMING EVENTS

PQL @ Fisher Small and Fine Press Fair

Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

The Porcupine's Quill is pleased to return to the University of Toronto's Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library to take part in a book fair this September. Visit the beautiful library to browse the wares of some of Canada's celebrated small and fine presses.

When: Saturday, September 9, 2017, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, 120 St. George St., Toronto, ON

Shane Neilson @ Couplets Reading Series

Couplets Reading Series

If you're in London, ON, stop by the Couplets Reading Series to hear Shane Neilson read from his latest book of poetry, Dysphoria. Also featured will be Emma Croll-Baehre.

When: Thursday, September 21, 2017
Where: The ARTS Project, 203 Dundas St., London, ON

For more information, visit the Couplets Reading Series website.

Margaret Gracie @ Perfect Books

Perfect Books

Margaret Gracie will be in Ottawa to promote her book, Plastic, with a meet and greet at Perfect Books. Stop by to mee the author and get a book signed.

When: Saturday, September 23, 2017, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Perfect Books, 258 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON

Shane Neilson @ Red Head Gallery

Red Head Gallery

Shane Neilson will be at the Red Head Gallery on September 23, participating in the closing performance of Jack Butler’s art exhibition, Blindfold.

When: Saturday, September 23, 2017, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Red Head Gallery, 401 Richmond St. W., Toronto, ON

For more information on the exhibition, visit the Red Head Gallery website.

PQL @ Word on the Street Toronto

Word on the Street Toronto

The Porcupine's Quill will be back manning a table at Word on the Street Toronto this year. Can't wait to see you there!

When: Sunday, September 24, 2017, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queen's Quay W., Toronto, ON

Barbara Sibbald's Writing and Editing Workshop @ Fog Lit

Fog Lit

The Museum of Possibilities author Barbara Sibbald will be running a workshop at this year's Fog Lit Festival in Saint John, NB. She will discuss the effects of editing and collaboration in creative writing projects.

When: Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 7:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Where: Saint John Free Public Library Atrium, 1 Market Square Saint John, NB

For more information, visit the Fog Lit website.

Barbara Sibbald @ Fog Lit's Words and Wine

Fog Lit

Barbara Sibbald will also be joining a panel of writers for Fog Lit's Words and Wine event.

When: Thursday, September 28, 2017, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Where: Shadow Lawn Inn, 3180 Rothesay Rd., Saint John, NB

For more information, visit the Fog Lit website.

Margaret Gracie @ Fog Lit's Novel Tea

Fog Lit

Margaret Gracie, author of the collection Plastic, will be on hand for the Fog Lit Festival's annual Novel Tea, featuring tea and discussion among a number of authors.

When: Friday, September 29, 2017, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Stone Church, 87 Carleton St., Saint John, NB

For more information, visit the Fog Lit website.

Margaret Gracie's Short Fiction Workshop @ Fog Lit

Fog Lit

Plastic author Margaret Gracie will also lead a workshop at this year's Fog Lit Festival in Saint John, NB. Her workshop will feature discussions and exercises related to short fiction writing.

When: Saturday, September 30, 2017, 9:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Where: Saint John Free Public Library Atrium, 1 Market Square Saint John, NB

For more information, visit the Fog Lit website.

Tony Miller @ Guelph Black Heritage Society

Guelph Black Heritage Society

The Guelph Black Heritage Society and the Ontario Public Interest Research Group present Tony Miller, author-artist of Daddy Hall at a talk on Saturday, September 30. Doors open at 6:00 p.m., followed by a presentation and Q&A.

When: Saturday, September 30, 2017, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Doors open: 6:00 p.m.
Where: Guelph Black Heritage Society, 83 Essex St., Guelph, ON
Suggested Donation: $10

Shane Neilson @ Art Bar Poetry Series

Art Bar Poetry Series

Shane Neilson will be reading from his fantastic poetry collection, Dysphoria, as Part of the Art Bar Poetry Series.

When: Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Where: Free Times Cafe, 320 College St., Toronto, ON
Cost: $5 at the door

For more information, visit the Fog Lit website.

The Porcupine's Quill would like to acknowledge the support of the Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Council for the Arts for our publishing program. The financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund (CBF) is also gratefully acknowledged.