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Dr. Roedde to address Carleton University

Dr. Gretchen Roedde is proving one of the National Capital Region’s most in-demand speakers. Following engagements with the Canadian Society for International Health, the Canadian International Development Agency, and Ottawa’s Perfect Books, the A Doctor’s Quest (Dundurn 2012) author is set to … Continue reading

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Pamela Mordecai Art Bar Appearance Cancelled

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Pamela Mordecai will not be reading at the Art Bar tonight, March 19, 2013. We’re sorry for any inconvenience or disappointment.

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Subversive scholar: Poet Pamela Mordecai schedules April university talks

With days getting longer and temperatures rising, it’s time to start dreaming of summer vacation–unless you’re Pamela Mordecai. The hard-working Subversive Sonnets (TSAR Publications, 2012) poet is heading back to school at a time when most scholars are setting aside their books until the fall. … Continue reading

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Going coastal: Western Canada literary events with Julia Lin

With all the Toronto-area literary events we blog about here, we can easily forgive west-coast book lovers any jealousy–especially now that upcoming BC events with Julia Lin have given us a taste of our own medicine.  These compelling spring readings … Continue reading

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Sunday night sonnets: Pamela Mordecai reads at Hamilton’s LitLive

With Downtown Abbey having finished its season, Sunday night entertainment prospects were looking decidedly dim. Until Pamela Mordecai was scheduled to appear at LitLive, that is. The Subversive Sonnetspoet joins Eva Stachniak, Tim Conley, Mark Lavorato, Barry Webster, and Soraya Erian on Sunday, March … Continue reading

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Neither sleet, nor snow: Winter won’t stop Dr. Roedde’s quest

Most people slow down during the winter months, but Dr. Gretchen Roedde, author of A Doctor’s Quest (Dundurn 2012), is not most people. Continuing her crusade to raise the profile of maternal health issues in the developing world, Dr. Roedde charts an … Continue reading

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Girl in Hamilton: Allison Baggio slated for gritLIT cabaret

Hamilton, Ontario’s premier celebration of the written word, the gritLIT Festival, has unveiled its 2013 schedule. Allison Baggio, author of Girl In Shades (ECW Press, 2011) and In the Body (ECW Press, 2012), will end the five-day festival on a high note during gritLIT’s … Continue reading

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The grand tour: Richard Scarsbrook schedules 2013 readings throughout southern Ontario

A new year has brought new opportunities to meet, hear, and study with author Richard Scarsbrook! The author of the White Pine Award-winning The Monkeyface Chronicles (Thistledown Press, 2010) is scheduled to host a variety of workshops and readings right through the … Continue reading

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Season’s socializing: Pamela Mordecai’s winter readings

With the holidays over and snow piling up, it’s tempting to hibernate and dream of spring. But Subversive Sonnets-poet Pamela Mordecai gives us two great reasons to stay social this season: upcoming Toronto appearances at the Academy of the Impossible … Continue reading

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Celebrate the season in literary style with forthcoming HSWLA author appearances!

As 2012 draws to a close, HSW Literary Agency authors continue to be in demand! Last week Girl In Shades author Allison Baggio helped Whitby Public Library patrons crack the mystery of the first novel by sharing the setbacks and successes … Continue reading

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