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November 15, 2019

Bywords.ca - Submissions
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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 Please submit events to events@bywords.ca, and previously unpublished poetry to submissions@bywords.ca in html, Word or Word Perfect format.

Laureate City 2
Web: versefest.ca/year/lc2/schedule/
a gathering of poets laureate from across Canada

You Hit Me with Your Car (and Other Love Stories)
Time and Place: November 15 at 6:30 pm. The Origin Arts & Community Centre, 57 Lyndale
Alicia Haniford, Cosette Penner-Olivera, Ren Iwamoto, and Megan Waldron.

Unearthing Justice by Joan Kuyek
Time and Place: November 15 at 7:00 pm. Social Innovation Atelier 95 Clegg St
Web: octopusbooks.ca/event/book-launch-unearthing-justice-by-joan-kuyek

True Crime Open Mic & Murderino Meetup
Time and Place: November 15 at 7:30 pm. The Art House Cafe, 555 Somerset
Web: www.facebook.com/events/519467715303648/
Your stories should be short(ish), interesting, and true.

November 2019 Events
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          Indigo Downtown Signings and Readings
Krista Walsh - 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. www.facebook.com/events/1424627011023060/
Rockcliffe Book Fair, Fall 2019 10:00am
Arts Night for Advent 5:30pm
Improv Night: Music, Arts and Poetry with Ainsley the Artist 8:00pm
Children's Storytelling Festival 10:30am
Diane Bouchard et LouNat présentent le spectacle "Dames Slam 7:00pm
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Happy Goat Open Mic 2:00pm
Slam Outaouais 5:00pm
Thomas King 6:30pm
Full Spectrum Resistance with Aric McBay 7:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Perfect Books Readings and Signings
Bobbi-Jean MacKinnon -Shadow of Doubt 7pm www.facebook.com/events/1026898294368963/
MANY MASCULINITIES: JOINT BOOK LAUNCH BY LOCAL AUTHORS 7:30pm
Anne LeDressay 1:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
Pan-Pan : 219* Condemnations, Alive! [reading/performance] 7:00pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:30pm
Book Sale in Support of Books to Prisoners 10:00am
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Tawâw: Progressive Indigenous Cuisine. 7:00pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
Librairie du Soleil - Lancements
Ceci est mon corps, de Michael V. Smith 18 h www.facebook.com/events/1421261248028236/?notif_t=plan_user_invited¬if_id=1571352606004463
Friday Vibe Open Mic Nights 8:00pm
Chapters Rideau Readings and Signings
Aisha Farid - The Work of A Poet 11 am www.facebook.com/events/2554983417886544/
Ottawa Comiccon: Holiday Edition 2019
11 a.m to 6 p.m.
Sonia Saikaley 10:00am
Recovering Lost Species in the Modern Age- Dolly Jørgensen 2:00pm
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Ottawa Comiccon: Holiday Edition 2019
11 a.m to 5 p.m.
Cameron Anstee, Jenny Haysom, Deanna Young 9:00am
6th Annual Feminist Fair 11:00am
High Tea with Jennifer Robson and Kate Quinn in Ottawa 11:30am
Happy Goat Open Mic 2:00pm
TENDER TO THE WORLD: JEAN VANIER, L'ARCHE AND THE UNITED CHURCH OF CANADA 7:00pm
The Great War Sextet: Canadian War Poetry with Trombone & String 7:30pm
Indigo Barrhaven Signings and Readings
Effin’ Birds Signing 12:30 to 4:30pm www.facebook.com/events/2584455845115936/
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Lesley Choyce 7:00pm
Stories and Tea 7:00pm
Tales from Around the World with Maria Sabaye Moghaddam and Tree poet, Jeff Blackman
Canadian Authors' Association National Capital Region MONTHLY MEETINGS 2018/2019 7:15pm
Polishing Your Manuscript, with Nerys Parry
Capital Crime Writers 7:00pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
SHAMANS, SPIRITS AND FAITH IN THE INUIT NORTH WITH KENN HARPER 7:00pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:30pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Books and Biryani with Uzma Jalaluddin 7:30pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
Bywords.ca
Submissions
Laureate City 2
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA, 395 WELLINGTON ST - free 5PM: Panel 7pm: Reading
You Hit Me with Your Car (and Other Love Stories) 6:30pm
Unearthing Justice by Joan Kuyek 7:00pm
True Crime Open Mic & Murderino Meetup 7:30pm
Laureate City 2
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA, 395 WELLINGTON ST - free 1pm: PANEL: WHAT IS A POET LAUREATE? - English; 3pm French; 7pm: Readings and Music
To See The Stars: Imagining Life 3:00pm
Nuit du polar 8:30pm
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Laureate City 2
10AM: BRUNCH WITH A BUNCH OF POETS ALLSAINTS, 330 LAURIER AVENUE EAST 10am; reserve tickets on site $25
Happy Goat Open Mic 2:00pm
Titles@Table40 5:30pm
Terry Fallis www.facebook.com/events/582651355809302
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm   Republic of Childhood
see site for info
Speakers' Night - Editors Association of Canada - Ottawa-Gatineau Branch 6:30pm
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
West End Story Swap 7:00pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:30pm
Republic of Childhood
see site for info
Chris Gatchalian 6:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Creativity and Decolonization: Whose stories are we telling? 7:00pm
Ottawa Storytellers Signatures Series 2019/2020 7:30pm
Blame it on Zeus’ Thunderbolt: The REAL Origin Story of the Trojan War - Jeff Wright
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
Republic of Childhood
see site for info
Danny Ramadan 12:00pm
Danny Ramadan 6:30pm
2019 Fall Ottawa Small Press Book Fair Pre-Fair Reading 7:00pm
2019 Autumn Ottawa Small Press Book Fair 12:00pm
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Chapters Kanata Book Signings
Andrew King - Ottawa Rewind - signing: 12-3pm www.facebook.com/events/2599918440086782/
Happy Goat Open Mic 2:00pm
Youth Poetry Slam 6:30pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Literary Events at Library and Archives Canada
Book launch of A Reluctant Welcome for Jewish People Voices in Le Devoir’s Editorial, 1910-1947 - 7pm
Book Launch: "Your Job Is Killing You: A User's Guide to Sneaking Exercise Into Your Work Day 12:15pm
Sacred Poetry Walk - A Light in the Dark 6:30pm
www.eventbrite.ca/e/sacred-poetry-walk-light-in-the-dark-tickets-71666457303?fbclid=IwAR0YmQ5bsNIvJAqhViWTNUBh-Ky7MJ9MlxVo3r4l6vjfW3ha7t-RFcJfX-4
Stories and Tea 7:00pm
Strandloper (Sandwalker) with Jacqui du Toit
Can Geo Talks 7:00pm
Adam Shoalts - Beyond the Trees: A Journey Alone Across Canada’s Arctic www.facebook.com/events/533200690766873/
Ottawa Scrabble Club 7:00pm
Celtic Folk Night 7:30pm
Drop in Information Session on Cultural Funding Opportunities with the City of Ottawa
6pm to 9pm. Glebe Community Centre (175 Third Avenue) Entrance/Reception area
Literary Events at Library and Archives Canada
A presentation by Gilles Foucqueron on the explorer Jacques Cartier 7pm
“Settler City Limits: Indigenous Resurgence and Colonial Violence” 5:30pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscape 6:30pm
Pot-pourri 2019 6:30pm
Story Nights with King Kimbit, Kathryn Patricia & Leah Cogan 7:00pm
Open Mic at Cafe Nostalgica 8:30pm
Pass The Vibes: (QT)BIPOC Writing Workshop, Open Mic and Performances 7:00pm Coles Carlingwood book signings
Linda Poitevin 11am to 2pm www.facebook.com/events/511014113084818/
Venus Envy Book Launches
Book Launch: A Violent History of Benevolence - Chris Chapman and A.K. Withers 7:30 pm www.facebook.com/events/444754612838699/
Urban Fairytales Book Launch 11:00am
Indigenous Artists Benefit for Odawa Food For Friends 5:00pm
Naked Boys Reading: "Bring Your Own Reading" (auditions) 8:00pm
www.facebook.com/events/555369938608261/