This event took place over a six hour period on October 16th, 2014 in the Hall Building and featured approximately 70 readers in French and English, curated by Sina Queyras, Genevieve Robichaud and Jesse McEachern. This is the final section and by now, all of the readers are reading at once. Here you can see … Continue reading Gail Scott Marathon Reading of My Paris
In collaboration with the CEP, Writers Read is pleased to present attendees of our events with an original broadside designed to honour our guests and celebrate the occasion of their visit. You’ll have to come to get one with a new poem by Billy-Ray Belcourt. They’re quite something, and I thank Jessica Bebenek for design … Continue reading Billy-Ray Belcourt & Lindsay Nixon
excerpt from Gail Scott and Renee Gladman in Conversation: introduced by Tatum Howey. #writersread #offthepage
York Amphitheatre, Room EV 1.605, 1515 Rue St. Catherine, Montréal, QC, H3G 2W1 ~DOORS~ will be open just before 4pm, and we will start shortly after everyone is inside and seated. ~~~ Kate Colby is author of seven books of poetry, most recently The Arrangements (Four Way Books, 2018). Dream of the Trenches, a book … Continue reading November 30th: Kate Colby, Paige Cooper, and Anna Moschovakis
Writers Read presents: an evening of poetry with CAConrad. Friday, November 16th, 2018. 7 PM, York Amphitheatre, EV 1.605, 1515 rue St. Catherine West. CAConrad is the author of 9 books of poetry and essays. While Standing in Line for Death (Wave Books), received the 2018 Lambda Award. A recipient of a Pew Fellowship in … Continue reading Next Friday: Reading and Book Signing with CAConrad
Writers Read Presents: Eileen Myles and Gail Scott in conversation, moderated by Kasia Juno (4-5 PM) and reading by Eileen Myles (7 PM). Friday, October 5th, York Amphitheatre, EV 1.605, 1515 Rue St. Catherine.
The 2018-19 Writers Read season begins on October 5th, 2018 with two events. Join us, first, for a conversation between poet, memoirist and novelist Eileen Myles and Montreal’s own Gail Scott, moderated by Kasia Juno. Then, at 7, Eileen Myles will read from their work and sign books provided by the Co-Op Bookstore.