READINGS, WORKSHOPS, LECTURES

 

October 11, 2017 with Sina Queyras and Jay Ritchie - Montréal, Québec - Coach House Books Fall Poetry Launch, La Vitrola - 19:00

October 07, 2017 with Jonathan Garfinkel - Toronto, Ontario - In Conversation: Jeramy Dodds & Jonathan Garfinkel, Knife | Fork | Books - 20:00

October 05, 2017 with Sina QueyrasJay Ritchie, Martha Baillie, Camilla Grudova, and Naben Ruthnum - Toronto, Ontario - What's Inside: Coach House Fall 2017 Launch, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre - 19:00

September 22-30, 2017 Reader - Winnipeg, Manitoba - Thin Air: The Winnipeg International Writers Festival - TBD

June 07, 2017 reading for Jane Mead - Toronto, Ontario - 2017 Griffin Poetry Prize Shortlist Readings, Koerner Hall - 19:30

April 22, 2017 with Zoe Whittall and Jim Nason - Picton, Ontario - Prince Edward County Authors Festival, Books & Company - 10:00

March 09, 2017 with Caroline Durand, Andrew Forbes, Kevin Hardcastle, Rabindranath Maharaj, and Janette Platana - Peterborough, Ontario - Trillium Awards 30th Anniversary, Bagnani Hall, Catherine Parr Traill College, Trent University - 19:00

November 07, 2016 with Megan Callahan, Alexei Perry Cox, Aaron Boothy, Greg Santos, Amanda Earl, Jay Ritchie - Montréal, Québec - Vallum Magazine & Chapbook Launch, Emerald 5295 Parc Avenue, Montreal - 19:00

October 07, 2016 with Don McKay - Montréal, Québec - Writers Read, Concordia University, The Floating Box, JMSB 2.130 - 14:00

September 17, 2016 Master Class: The Theory of Editing - Calgary, Alberta - Canadian Writers-in-Residence Reunion Festival, Meeting Room 1, Central Library - 14:00

September 17, 2016 with Jess Nicol, Melanie Little, Laura Robinson, Richard Sanger, and Sina Queyras - Calgary, Alberta - Canadian Writers-in-Residence Reunion Festival, John Dutton Theatre, Central Library - 11:15

June 18, 2016 with Sina Queyras, Steven Heighton, Tanis RideoutJoseph Boyden, Carolyn Smart, Michael Winter, Denise Donlan, Terry Ryan, Selina Martin, and Dave Bindini - Brophy's Point, Wolfe Island - Joe Burke Wolfe Island Literary Festival - 15:00

June 07, 2016 with Leigh Kotsilidis, Katherine Layton and Ryan Van Winkle - Port Credit, Ontario - Port Credit Library Night, Port Credit Library Branch - 19:00

June 05, 2016 with Leigh Kotsilidis, Katherine Layton and Ryan Van Winkle - Peterborough, Ontario - The Garnet - 19:30

March 01, 2016 with Oana Avasilichioaei, Lisa Fishman, Kaie Kellough, Andrew Zawacki - Montréal, Québec - Resonance Reading Series, Resonance Café - 21:00

November 27, 2015 with Karen Solie – Toronto, Ontario – HIJ Reading Series – 14:00

October 08, 2015 - November 26, 2015 QWF Poetry Workshop, Close Editing of the Third Eye Kind: The Alchemic Art of Poetics - Montréal, Québec - Québec Writers' Federation 8 Week Long Poetry Workshop, Thursdays, 20:00 - 22:00 - Click here for more info

October 03 - 04, 2013 Readers TBA – Fredericton, New Brunswick – Poetry Weekend, University of New Brunswick – 10:00 - 18:00

September 27, 2015 with Stevie Howell, Ian Williams, Alexandra Oliver, Madhur Anand, Ken Babstock, Liz Howard, Amanda Jernigan, Mathew Henderson, and many more – Toronto, Ontario – High Park, High Park Picnic Area 19 – 16:00

June 19, 2015 with Snowblink, Torquil Campbell, Light Fires, Zeus, Sonia Wieder-Atherton, and The Best – Toronto, Ontario – Luminato Festival, Jason Collett’s Basement Revue – 20:30

June 6, 2015 with David McGimpsey, Linda Besner and Gabe Foreman - Montréal, Québec - Can Lit Across Media: Un-Archiving the Temporal Literary Event, Concordia University - 20:00

May 25, 2015 with Aisha Sasha John, Dave Bidini, Laurie D Graham, and the Billie Hollies  - Toronto, Ontario – Purdy Drinks 4: A fundraiser for the restoration of the Al Purdy A-Frame, Monarch Tavern - 19:00

April 25, 2015 with Gabe Foreman, Ilona Martonfi, Jay Winston Ritchie, Jason Camlot, and Stephanie Bolster - Blue Met Festival, Vallum Magazine Launch, Le Jardin - 21:00

April 25, 2015 Interview with Marie Howe - Montréal, Québec - Blue Met Festival, Marie Howe with Jeramy Dodds, Enpuki-Ji Zen Centre, Le Petit Salon - 15:30

April 24, 2015 with Marie Howe, Annharte, Don McKay, Jeramy Dodds, Paul Weigl - Montréal, Québec - Blue Met Festival, Poetry at the Zen Centre, Enpuki-Ji Zen Centre - 20:00

April 24, 2015 Reading/Round-table with Jeff Latosik, and Linda Besner. Moderated by Carmine Starnino - Montréal, Québec - Blue Met Festival, New Directions in 21st Century Poetry, Enpuki-Ji Zen Centre - 18:00

April 20-21, 2015 Judge - Montréal, Québec - Poetry in Voice, 2015 National Finals

April 14, 2015 with Rebecca Salazar, Michael Meagher, Andrew Ramos, Greg Everett, and Greg Brown – Fredericton, New Brunswick – Qwerty Reads, Wilser's Room - 19:00

April 10, 2015 with Ken Babstock, Christian Bök, Susan Holbrook and Damian Rogers - Minneapolis, Minnesota - AWP Conference & Bookfair, Event F224, Room L100 - 13:30

March 26, 2015 with Nick Laird, Anne Compton, and Patrick Friesen – Ottawa, Ontario – Tree Reading Series, Black Squirrel Books – 20:00

March 18, 2015 Reader – Saint John, New Brunswick – Lorenzo Reading Series, Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre, UNB Saint John – 19:00

February 25, 2015 with Jeff Latosik, Peter Mathewson, Mark Jordan Manner – Toronto, Ontario – Speakeasy Reading Series, The Steady Café & Bar – 19:30

October 24-26, 2014 with Vincent Lam, Guy Vanderhaeghe, Joe Sacco, Joan Barfoot, James Bartleman, Mark Kingwell, Gary Barwin, and Matt James – London, Ontario – WORDS Literary and Creative Arts Festival, Museum London – 19:00

October 15, 2014 with Ken Babstock, Sarah Dowling, Rachel Zolf, and Lisa Robertson – Toronto, Ontario – Coach House Fall Launch, The Garrison – 20:00

October 4-5, 2014 with Allison LaSorda, Gabe Foreman, Leigh Kotsilidis, Rob Winger, James Arthur, Stevie Howell, Marc di Saverio and many many more – Fredericton, New Brunswick – Poetry Weekend, University of New Brunswick – 10:00 - 18:00

September 28, 2014 with Wayne Clifford, George Elliott Clarke – Kingston, Ontario – Kingston Writers Fest,  Heroic Poetry (The Heroic Redefined), Islandview – 13:00 - 14:00

September 21, 2014 Reader – Toronto, Ontario – The Word On the Street, Queen's Park Circle – TBA

April 30, 2014 Reader – Montréal, Québec – Scrivener Creative Review Launch, Kafein Cafe Bar – 20:00

April 24, 2014 Workshop – Montréal, Québec – Vallum Community Outreach Program, AQPA: Quebec Association for Persons with Aphasia Association – 14:00 - 15:00

April 23, 2014 with TBD – Montréal, Québec – Vallum Magazine Launch, Kafein Cafe Bar – 19:00 - 22:00

April 19, 2014 with Kimmy Beach, Barry Dempster, Elizabeth Greene, Ann Shin, and Paul Vermeersch – Richmond Hill, Ontario – Richmond Hill Public Library Poetry Gala – 13:00 - 16:00

March 02, 2014 with Roland Pemberton, Ashley Opheim, Laura Broadbent, Claire Bargout, Devon Welsh and more – Montréal, Québec – This Is Happening Whether You Like It Or Not 6, Bain Saint-Michel – 20:00

November 20, 2013 with Mat Laporte, Phoebe Wang, Stevie Howell and Spencer Gordon – Toronto, Ontario – Odourless Press Launch, No One Writes to the Colonel – 20:00

October 04 - 06, 2013 with Gabe Foreman, Jim Johnstone, Marc di Saverio, Susan Gillis, Nick Thran, Julie Cameron Gray, Darren Bifford, Eric Bennett, Kerry-Lee Powell, Jeff Latosik, Adrienne Barrett, and many many more – Fredericton, New Brunswick – Poetry Weekend, University of New Brunswick – 10:00 - 18:00

July 04, 2013 with Ian Williams, Jim Johnstone – Toronto, Ontario – Livewords Reading Series, Black Swan Tavern – 19:30

June 21, 2013 with Vag Halen, Rufus Wainwright, Kevin Drew, Torquil Campbell, Matmos, Svetlana Spajic, Oren Bloedow, Vincent Lam, Ken Babstock, Mary Margaret O’Hara, and many more – Toronto, Ontario – Luminato Festival, The Courtyard Revue – 23:30

May 06, 2013 with Phil Hall, Chris Eaton, David Dowker, Shannon Maguire, Kim Minkus, Roger Greenwald – Toronto, Ontario – BookThug Spring 2013 Launch, The Supermarket – 19:30

March 07, 2013 with Joel CraigBrent CunninghamAndrew Faulkner, Anthony Madrid, Sara Peters, Adam Sol, Matthew Tierney, Nick Twemlow, and Lynn Xu – Boston, Massachusetts – AWP Off-site Event, Dillon's Restaurant & Bar – 20:30

February 21, 2013 Reader – Sherbrooke, Quebec – Morris House Reading Series, Bishop's University Bookstore – 17:00

December 20, 2012 with Karen Solie and Michael Ondaatje – Toronto, Ontario – Jason Collett Presents The Basement Review, The Great Hall – 20:30 – $28.50 CAD

November 27, 2012 Reader  University of Windsor – Windsor, Ontario – TBA

September 22, 2012 with Mark Kingwell – Toronto, Ontario – Dreamers, Renegades, Visionaries - The Glenn Gould Variations, University of Toronto, St. George Campus – TBA

September 13, 2012 with Deborah Willis – Calgary, Alberta – University of Calgary Canadian Writer-in-Residence Hello-Goodbye Event, Arrata Opera Centre – 19:30

April 20, 2012 with Gabe Foreman, Joshua Trotter, Leigh Kotsilidis, Mark Callanan, Kerrie Cull – St. John's, Newfoundland – Lawnya Vawnya, The Eastern Edge Gallery – 19:00

April 04, 2012 with Maureen Scott Harris, Jeff Latosik, Adam Sol and Karen Solie – Toronto, Ontario – Gladstone Hotel Ballroom – 18:30

March 24, 2012 with Melanie Siebert, Brad Cran, Gillian Jerome, Danielle Janess, Ali Blythe – Victoria, British Columbia – Linden Sofa Salon, 822 Linden Street – 19:30

March 21, 2012 Panel Discussion and Reading with Naomi K. Lewis, Carolyn PogueMarcello Di Cintio – Calgary, Alberta – venue TBA – 19:30

March 16-17, 2012 with Anne Michaels etc. – Sherbrooke, Quebec – Bishop's University – TBA 

March 9, 2012 Reader – Conference: "Trash Talking: New Directions in Popular Culture and Contemporary Writing" – Regina, Saskachewan – University of Regina – TBA

March 7, 2012 Reader – Writer-in-Residence exchange – Edmonton, Alberta – University of Alberta, Room HC 4-29 – 15:00

January 26, 2012 Lecturer – "Seiðr and Sissies: Feminization of Male Gods in The Poetic Edda" – Calgary, Alberta – The Medieval and Renaissance Cultural Studies (MARCS) Research Group – University of Calgary, RM SS1114 – 16:00

January 19, 2012 Lecturer – "Reckless Enchantment: The Art of Poetic Charge" – Readings by: Joshua TrotterSandy Pool and Brecken Rose Hancock– Calgary, Alberta – Single Onion Lecture SeriesAuburn Saloon – 19:30

January 18, 2012 Reader – The Alberta Books Canada Literary Salon Series – Calgary, Alberta – TBD – 18:00

December 27, 2011 – Toronto, Ontario – Jason Collett Presents The Basement Review, Dakota Tavern – 18:30 – $28.50 CAD

December 13, 2011 with Barb Howard – Calgary, Alberta – Writers Guild of AlbertaRose & Crown Pub – 19:00

December 07, 2011 Keynote Speaker – Conference: "(re)present & (de)construct:  literary dialogues from middle ages to mainstreams" – Calgary, Alberta – Mount Royal University, Room EA 3001 – 13:30

November 30, 2011 with Naomi K. Lewis – Calgary, Alberta – University of Calgary, Gallery Hall, Taylor Family Digital Library – 15:00

November 22, 2011 with Peter Learn – Canmore, Alberta – The Georgetown Inn – 20:00

October 22, 2011 with Suzanne Buffam, Warren HeitiShane Rhodes – Vancouver, British Columbia – Vancouver 125 Poetry Conference – SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts – 12:45

October 21, 2011 Linda BesnerGabe ForemanHelen Guri, reading and in conversation with Jeramy Dodds – Vancouver, British Columbia – Vancouver 125 Poetry Conference – Simon Fraser University at Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings Street – 11:00

October 15, 2011 – Banff, Alberta – WordFest "Poetry Cabaret" – The Banff Centre, Margaret Greenham Theatre –  21:30

October 14, 2011 with Dany Laferrière, Angela Silver, Kaie Kellough, Tanya Davis – Banff, Alberta – WordFest “Friday Night in the Club” – The Banff Centre, The Club –  20:00

October 12, 2011 "Case Cracking Chicks" – Panelists: Robin Spano, Emma Ruby-Sachs, Ian Hamilton – Calgary, Alberta – WordFest – University of Calgary, Downtown Campus, Room 626 – 17:00

October 02, 2011 "What Makes Good Poetry" – Panelists: Rosemary GriebelSteven Ross SmithChristian Bök – Calgary, Alberta – CDWP Program, the Writers Guild of Alberta and WordFest – Memorial Park Library – 15:00-17:00

September 29, 2011 with Naomi K. Lewis – Calgary, Alberta – Memorial Park Library – 19:00

September 23, 2011 Poet Laureate for the 2011 PGI Golf Tournament for Literacy – Calgary, Alberta – Country Hills Golf Club – 15:45

September 15, 2011 with Oana Avasilichioaei – Calgary, Alberta – Arrata Opera Centre – 19:30 

June 14, 2011 with Gary Barwin & Dorothy Ellen Palmer – St. Catharines, Ontario – Niagara Literary Arts Festival, Strega Cafe – 19:00

January 19, 2011 with Philip Kevin Paul – Vancouver, British Columbia – Play Chthonics (University of British Columbia) – 19:30

November 19, 2010 with Lisa Robertson – Ottawa, Ontario - The A B Reading Series – 19:00

November 18, 2010 with Lisa Robertson – Montreal, Quebec - The Atwater Poetry Project – 19:00pm 

October 27, 2010 – Victoria, British Columbia – The University of Victoria – 10:30

October 26, 2010 – Victoria, British Columbia – Open Space – 19:30 

October 21, 2010 – Hamilton, Ontario - The Hamilton Poetry Centre – 19:30

October 21, 2010 – Ancaster, Ontario – Redeemer College – 16:30 

October 20, 2010 with Charles Mountford – London, Ontario - Poetry London Reading – 19:30

October 19, 2010 with John Reibetanz and Karen Enns – Toronto, Ontario - Art Bar Poetry Series – 20:00

October 05, 2010 – Toronto, Ontario – Canadian Writers in Person (York University) – 19:00 

June 30, 2010 – Whitehorse, Yukon – Whitehorse Public Library – 19:00

June 29, 2010 – with Brecken Rose Hancock – Dawson City, Yukon – Odd Gallery – 18:00

June 16, 2010 – Dawson City, Yukon – The Dawson City Community Library – 19:00

May 01, 2010 – Toronto, Ontario - Torn from the Pages: The Globe and Mail Open House Festival – 20:30

September 12, 2009 – Reykjavík, Iceland - The Griffin Prize at the Reykjavik International Literary Festival – 1:00pm – 17:00

July 27, 2009 with James Langer - St. John's, Newfoundland – The Ship Inn – 20:00 

June 15, 2009 (by invitation only) – Toronto, Ontario - 22nd Annual Trillium Book Award readings – 19:00pm

June 02, 2009 – Toronto, Ontario - Griffin Poetry Prize shortlist readings – 19:00pm