Calendar compliments of www.bywords.ca.

October 13, 2018

CAN-CON 2018
Time and Place: Sheraton Hotel, 150 Albert St.
Web: can-con.org/
The Conference on Canadian Content in Speculative Arts and Literature; see site for more info

Canzine Ottawa
Time and Place: October 13. Saw Video Media Art Centre, 2 Daly Ave
Web: brokenpencil.com/canzine/canzineott/register-for-canzine-ottawa/
registration opens Aug 15

Cafe Church Ottawa
Time and Place: 10:00 am. Dominion-Chalmers United Church, 355 Cooper St.,
Web: www.facebook.com/cafechurchott/
Email: cafechurchottawa@gmail.com
An informal experience where people from #DTOttawa can relax in a comfortable atmosphere with conversation while exploring a life of significance.

Lost Ottawa Book Two
Time and Place: October 13 at 12:00 pm. Maker House Co. 987 Wellington St. West
Web: www.facebook.com/events/487703271747944/
book signing with David McGee

Meet the Author: Colleen Cardinal
Time and Place: October 13 at 1:00 pm. Kabeshinàn Minitig Pavilion 453 Sussex Drive
Web: www.facebook.com/events/474698466347903/

Bingo littéraire Kwahiatonhk
Time and Place: October 13 at 2:00 pm. Bistro Marcil Lavallée La Nouvelle Scène Gilles Desjardins 333 King Edward Ave.
Web: https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/about-us/events/Pages/2018/bingo-litteraire.aspx
Email: bac.invitation.lac@canada.ca.
découvrir la littérature des Premières Nations . Inscription requise

Naked Boys Reading
Time and Place: 8:00 pm.
a blissful combination of book nerds and nudity. tickets $12 online / $14 door

  October 2018 Events
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Michel Weatherall
Samhain Halloween Psychic & Craft Fair, Bronson Centre, 211 Bronson 4-8:30pm www.facebook.com/events/1953283941368986/
(Un)told Storytelling Open Mic 7:30pm
I Could Make You Scared…
Youth Speak Mentorship Program 5:00pm
ephemeroptera 6:30pm
Naked Boys Reading 8:00pm
A Nightmare on Elgin Street, Live on Elgin, 8pm www.facebook.com/events/2227778257293609/
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Octopus Books Glebe
The Basta Basta Kitchen with Rosamaria D'Amico Durand 7pm www.facebook.com/events/401846563681658/
Perfect Books Readings and Signings
Jacqueline Carmichael Tweets From The Trenches - signing 4-6pm
613 Book Exchange 6:00pm
Ceylonta Restaurant, 403 Somerset St W www.facebook.com/events/293970464534142/
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
Octopus Books Centretown
Dissident Knowledge in Higher Education Book Launch 7pm www.facebook.com/events/234162850776553/
Lancement du recueil de poésie Le chant du limon 5:00pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
Octopus Books Centretown
Getting to Zero Book Launch with the Author Tony Clarke 7pm www.facebook.com/events/264201811093659/
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
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
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 CBC’s 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
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
Octopus Books Glebe
Ongoing Genocide Book Launch with the Author Dr. Bruce Clark 7pm www.facebook.com/events/246646675999821/
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