Secure Footing in a Changing Literary Landscape

Professional Development Symposium for writers in all phases of their careers Sponsored by the Writers’ Union of Canada and Canadian Heritage This full-day event is designed to address the creative and financial questions that arise as writers navigate print-based and digital literary landscapes. Writers – unpublished, emerging, or established – will gain an insight into […]

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IFOA in Barrie

On Wednesday 3 November, the International Festival of Authors (IFOA) returns to Barrie. A Master Class, open to the public, will take place in the Georgian Theatre at 2 pm. Admission is free. At 7:30 pm, also in the Georgian Theatre, novelists Caroline Adderson, Alissa York, Michael Winter and Brando Skyhorse will read from their […]

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Readings at Carnegie Days 2010

I will be reading in a café and on a bus this weekend as part of Carnegie Days 2010. A festival of art and language, Carnegie Days runs from 16–18 September right here in Barrie. It is organized by the MacLarenArtCentre in conjunction with Doors Open Barrie. On Saturday 18 September, I will be reading […]

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Reading at SotSW in Barrie

On Tuesday, 22 June 2010, I have the honour of being the guest reader at Barrie’s own literary reading series, The Society of the Spoken Word. The reading starts at 9 pm at The Second Cup (74 Dunlop St E) downtown. My reading will be followed by an open mike. So come out and support […]

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