The Grand River @ Carnegie Gallery

Carnegie Gallery

The original wood engravings that appear in The Grand River will be on display at the Carnegie Gallery in Dundas October 7 to 31. Visit the gallery to see the original prints and to buy a copy of the book. Gerard Brender a Brandis and Marianne Brandis will be on hand during the opening reception to sign your copy.

When: Friday, October 7, 2016 - Monday, October 31, 2016
Where: Carnegie Gallery, 10 King St. W., Dundas, ON

For more information, visit the Carnegie Gallery website.

The Hobo's Crowbar Book Launch


Join JonArno Lawson and Alec Dempster for the launch of the wonderful and whimsical new collection of poetry and wood engravings, The Hobo's Crowbar. Pick up a copy and get it signed by the author and artist at Maizal on October 16.

When: Sunday, October 16, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Maizal Toronto, 133 Jefferson Ave, Toronto, ON

For more information, visit the event Facebook page.

Davy the Punk in Princeton, BC

Davy the Punk

Bob Bossin will be performing The Songs and Stories of Davy the Punk at the Princeton Museum. The show will contain great music, a captivating story, and a few laughs.

When: Saturday, October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.
Where: Princeton Museum, 167 Vermilion Ave., Princeton, BC

For more information, visit the Princeton Museum website.

Meet the Presses Indie Literary Market

Meet the Presses

The Porcupine's Quill is pleased to be attending the Meet the Presses Indie Literary Market once again this year. It's a great event that provides the opportunity for readers to meet indie publishers in the flesh and purchase publications that might not be easy to find in big box retailers. The event will take place at Trinity-St. Paul's Centre in Toronto.

When: Saturday, November 19, 2016, 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Where: Trinity-St. Paul's Centre, 427 Bloor St. W., Toronto, ON

Shane Neilson @ Lit Live

Lit Live

On Shaving Off His Face author Shane Neilson will be participating in the Lit Live Reading Series in Hamilton, Ontario. Stop by and see Shane! Also featured are Dick Capling, Melanie Mah, Kilby Smith-MacGregor James Lindsay, and Shawn Selway.

When: Sunday, December 4, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Staircase Café and Theatre, 27 Dundurn St. N., Hamilton, ON

You can learn more about the reading series at the Lit Live website.

OCAD U Book Arts Fair

OCAD U Book Arts Fair

Join the Porcupine's Quill at the 32nd annual OCAD U Book Arts Fair. You'll find artists, print makers, book binders and us!

When: Saturday, December 10, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: OCAD U Great Hall, 100 McCaul St., Toronto, ON

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.