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Out and About with the Quill: 2019 Detroit Festival of Books

This Sunday, I absconded with a friend and trundled over to Detroit to participate in the 3rd annual Detroit Festival of Books at the historic (and beautiful!) Eastern Market. The weather was perfect for the event–not too hot, not too cold, … Continue reading

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Near, Far, Wherever You Are … You Can Take a Tour of the Porcupine’s Quill. Yes, You. (And You. And You, Too!)

If you’re a newsletter subscriber, or if you’ve followed our blog for a while, or if you’ve been a loyal customer for years, well, chances are you’ve imagined, at some point or other, just what it looks like at this … Continue reading

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Dysfunctional Families, Spreading the (Book) Love, and Other News for December at PQL

Every year on Christmas Day, in that awkward lull that falls somewhere between churchgoing, present opening, and the preparation and consumption of massive quantities of food, my family watches National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989). At this point, the film is … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 14 Sep 2018

Every Friday, the PQ Weekly Roundup collects the most shared links in our social media network—bookish articles, reviews, quizzes, recommendations and more—in convenient digest form. There’s no denying that audiobooks are convenient, so it’s no surprise they are having a … Continue reading

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Join us at the Bound Book Arts Fair on Sunday, Dec 2!

As you may already know, the OCAD U Book Arts Fair has been discontinued, but good news! The Porcupine’s Quill will have a table at the new Bound Book Arts Fair in Toronto. The following guest post by Chester Gryski, … Continue reading

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Shane Neilson and Jim Johnstone West Coast Book Tour

Hi there Quill fans! If you’re out in BC and are hoping for some PQL action, here’s your chance. Shane Neilson will be in Victoria and Vancouver over the next few days to talk to UBC creative writing students about … Continue reading

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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.