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Out and About with the Quill: Word on the Street Toronto

The sun was out and the weather was fine this Sunday as Tim and I made the trek to Harbourfront Centre in Toronto for Word on the Street. We were up bright and early (or … dark and early, really) … Continue reading

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TeX Users Group Conference 2016 … in Pictures!

In July, we were very pleased to host an international delegation of visitors from the TeX Users Group (TUG). They were visiting Toronto for their annual conference and decided to take the trip out to the countryside to visit our … Continue reading

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News for September, or, The Footsore Porcupette Muses on the Vagaries of Vacation Reading … or Lack Thereof

Vacationing is hard. I know it sounds ridiculous to those of who positively yearn for a short trip away from the daily grind, but then, perhaps my conception of vacationing has always been a bit skewed. Growing up, vacations consisted … Continue reading

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Hanging with the Librarians at ALA: An Illustrated Account of My Travels to Orlando

Every year, the American Library Association holds their Annual General Meeting–a chance for librarians of all stripes from around the USA to come together and talk about their work. This year’s meeting was held in Orlando, and your very own … Continue reading

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Out and About with the Quill: Alec Dempster’s Lotería Huasteca

Last week, we here at the Porcupine’s Quill were very pleased to work with Pages UnBound in order to launch Alec Dempster’s new book of woodblock prints and texts, Lotería Huasteca. The event took place at the beautiful Gladstone Hotel … Continue reading

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Out and About: Shane Neilson’s On Shaving Off His Face Book Launch

Shane Neilson launched his raw, intense and intelligent collection of poetry, On Shaving Off His Face, to a delighted audience at The Steady Café & Bar in Toronto on Monday, June 8, 2015. Also participating at the event were Marc … 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.