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Webzine and quarterly journal focussing on emerging and established poets residing, studying or working in Ottawa. Please submit poems and events by the 15th of each month. Events calendars distributed monthly. Please submit events to events@bywords.ca, and previously unpublished poetry to submissions@bywords.ca in html, Word or Word Perfect format.

October 2018 Events
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  NAS SER HUS AYN at the OAG with OCH TUP USS BOO KSS 5:19pm
ephemeroptera 6:30pm
Book Launch: All Things Consoled with Elizabeth Hay 7:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
An Evening with Kenneth Oppel 7:00pm Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
OPAL Magazine Issue 1: Release and Launch 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Always with me | Ottawa book launch event 7:00pm
Ottawa Storytellers Monthly Story Swap 7:00pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
  Hack the Nation | À Vous la Parole - Ottawa Black Community Jam Session 9:00am
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Slam Outaouais 7:30pm ephemeroptera 6:30pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Ottawa Storytellers Stories and Tea 2018 7:00pm
Canadian Authors' Association National Capital Region MONTHLY MEETINGS 2018/2019 7:15pm
Short Story Writing, with Jean Van Loon
Read for the Cure 2018 7:30pm
Tree Reading Series 2018/2019 8:00pm
Domenica Martinello + Quatuor Gualuor
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
Mark Frutkin and rob mclennan 12:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
The Antifa Comic Book: 100 Years of Fascism and Antifa Movements 7:00pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
CAN-CON 2018
In/Words Reading Series 2018/2019 6:45pm
CAN-CON 2018
Canzine Ottawa
Cafe Church Ottawa 10:00am
Natalie Morrill - The Ghost Keeper
Lost Ottawa Book Two 12:00pm
Meet the Author: Colleen Cardinal 1:00pm
Bingo littéraire Kwahiatonhk 2:00pm
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CAN-CON 2018
Poets' Pathway Award Celebration 2:00pm
The Short Reading Series 4:30pm
K.D. Miller
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Youth Speak Mentorship Program 5:00pm
ephemeroptera 6:30pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Vicki Delany and Barbara Fradkin 7:00pm Speakers' Night - Editors Association of Canada - Ottawa-Gatineau Branch 6:30pm
How on Earth do you edit poetry? w/ Chris Johnson
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
City of Ottawa Book Awards and the Archibald Lampman Award for Poetry 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
the 2018 Guernica Prize For Literary Short Fiction 7:00pm
Diaspora and Media in Europe - Karim H. Karim 5:30pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
On the Path to Reconciliation 6:30pm
Curses: Destiny or Delusion 7:30pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
Rebuilding Lives, Inspiring Hope 7:00pm Coles Billings Bridge Signings
Lost Ottawa 11am to 2pm www.facebook.com/events/1984204161664707/
Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Mammoth Book Sale 10:00am
Lecture de "Marx et la poupée" par Maryam Madjidi 10:30am
Book Launch: Atelier with Chef Marc Lepine 4:00pm
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Michel Weatherall
Samhain Halloween Psychic & Craft Fair, Bronson Centre, 211 Bronson 4-8:30pm www.facebook.com/events/1953283941368986/
Youth Speak Mentorship Program 5:00pm
ephemeroptera 6:30pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Perfect Books Readings and Signings
Jacqueline Carmichael Tweets From The Trenches - signing 4-6pm
On the Path to Reconciliation 6:30pm
Ottawa Storytellers Stories and Tea 2018 7:00pm
Tree Reading Series 2018/2019 8:00pm
Daniel Lockhart + Jamaal Jackson Rogers
Lancement du recueil de poésie Le chant du limon 5:00pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
Ottawa International Writers Festival - Fall 2018 edition
NOON: Literary Luncheon with Ian Rankin at Eighteen 6:30 PM: David Johnston 6:35 PM: In/Words presents Dis(s)sent 8:30 PM: Ian Rankin 8:35 PM: Bywords John Newlove Poetry Award
Meet the Rt. Hon. Jean Chrétien in Ottawa 12:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Ashes to Rubies 7:00pm
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Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
Ottawa International Writers Festival - Fall 2018 edition
6:00 PM: Lisa Moore and Patrick DeWitt 7:30PM: Ondjaki and Esi Edguyan 9:00 PM: Jordan Tannahil and Dionne Brand
La gueule du loup : lancement / lanzamiento / launch 5:30pm
Arts Night 7:30pm
UL Team Fundraiser/ Going Away Celebration 8:00pm
Canadian Holocaust Literature: Charting the Field
Chapters South Keys
Cool Canadian Crime: Barbara Fradkin, Mike Martin, Linda Wiken, and T.E. Wilson. 11am to 4pm www.facebook.com/events/1975309129230162/
IndigoSpirit Place d'Orleans
Barry Finlay 11:30 am to 3pm www.facebook.com/events/1739427749501499/
Ottawa International Writers Festival - Fall 2018 edition
12pm: On Starlight: Literary Brunch with CBCs Shelagh Rogers 2:00 PM: Pushing the Limits: How Schools Can Prepare Our Children Today for the Challenges of Tomorrow with Kelly Gallagher-Mackay & Nancy Steinhauer 4:00 PM: Darrel McLeod & Tom Wilson 5:00 PM: Plan 99: Martha Bátiz, D. Nandi Odhiambo & Tamara Faith Berger 6:30 PM: One on One with Dionne Brand 9:30 PM: Vivek Shraya
Teen Author Fest 2018
Reconciliation: Re-Membering Creator's First Sacred Pipe 2:00pm
Plan 99 5:00pm
Martha Bátiz, D. Nandi Odhiambo and Tamara Faith Berger
Jordan Moffatt Ottawa Launch 7:00pm
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Canadian Holocaust Literature: Charting the Field
Ottawa International Writers Festival - Fall 2018 edition
2:00 PM: Tim Cook 4:00 PM: Tariq Ali 5:00 PM: Plan 99: Deanna Young, Julie Bruck, Paul Vermeersch & Hana Shafi 6:30 PM: Waubgeshig Rice & Eden Robinson 8:30 PM: Wayne Grady, Natalie Morrill & Alix Hawley
Venus Envy Book Launches
You Can't Own the Fucking Stars by Clementine Morrigan 6:30 pm www.facebook.com/events/290531688415168/
The Thirty-Eighth Ottawa Antiquarian Book Fair 10:30am
Plan 99 5:00pm
Deanna Young, Julie Bruck, Paul Vermeersch, and Hana Shafi
Ottawa International Writers Festival - Fall 2018 edition
6:30 PM: Amy Stuart, Ron Corbett and Barbara Fradkin 8:00 PM: Gillian Wigmore, & Helen Humphreys 9:30 PM: Iain Reid and Craig Davidson
Youth Speak Mentorship Program 5:00pm
ephemeroptera 6:30pm
Blue Mondays 8:30pm
Spooky Stories and eatured musician Tiffany Schilkie www.facebook.com/events/340656096704224/
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Ottawa International Writers Festival - Fall 2018 edition
6pm: Scotiabank Giller Prize event at National Gallery of Canada; 7pm: above/ground Press 25th Anniversary 8:30pm: ARC Magazine 40th Anniversary Launch
The Knifenerd Guide to Japanese Knives Book Launch 7:00pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
The Ottawa Comic Jam 7:00pm
All Hallow's Eve Launch Party 7:30pm