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Trillium Book Award 30th Anniversary Readings

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It’s the 30th Anniversary of the Trillium Book Award/ Prix Trillium
Be Part of Ontario’s Celebration!

To celebrate this occasion we are hosting a series of author readings by several previous winners and last year’s finalists.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and Readings will begin at 7:00 p.m. These readings are free and open to the public but we do ask that you register for attendance. Readings will take place on the following dates:

  • March 9, 2017 – Peterborough
  • March 16, 2017 – Guelph
  • March 27, 2017 – Toronto
  • April 25, 2017 – Toronto
  • May 3, 2017 - Ottawa

Please check out the information below for the specific details.

Peterborough Author Readings

March 9, 2017 – Bagnani Hall, Catherine Parr Traill College, Trent University
                           310 London Street, Peterborough, ON K9H 2Z4

Participating Authors:

Jeramy Dodds, Crabwise to the Hounds
Caroline Durand, Nourrir la machine humaine
Andrew Forbes, What You Need
Kevin Hardcastle, Debris
Rabindranath Maharaj, The Amazing Absorbing Boy
Janette Platana, A Token of My Affliction

Register to attend at: www.eventbrite.ca/e/trillium-award-30th-celebration-reading-tickets-31832637275

Guelph Author Readings

March 16, 2017 – The Arboretum, University of Guelph
                             College Avenue East, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1

Participating Authors:

Madhur Anand, A New Index for Predicting Catastrophes
Kevin Connolly, drift
Kevin Hardcastle, Debris
Jeff Latosik, Tiny, Frantic, Stronger
Pasha Malla, The Withdrawal Method

Register to attend at:  www.eventbrite.ca/e/trillium-award-30th-celebration-reading-tickets-31886330874  

Toronto Author Readings

March 27, 2017 – Alliance française de Toronto
                             24 Spadina Road, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7

Participating Authors:

Marguerite Andersen, Le figuier sur le toit; La mauvaise mère
Claude Forand, Un moine trop bavard
Andrée Lacelle, Tante de vie s’égare
Didier Leclair, Toronto, je t’aime
François Paré, La distance habitée
Micheline Marchand, Mauvaise mine
Daniel Marchildon, La première guerre de Toronto
Paul Savoie, Crac; Bleu bémol

Register to attend at: www.eventbrite.com/e/trillium-award-30th-celebration-reading-tickets-31886011920

Toronto Author Readings

April 25, 2017 – Great Hall, St. Paul’s Bloor Street
                           227 Bloor Street East, Toronto, ON M4W 1C8

Participating Authors:

Kate Cayley, How You Were Born
Wayson Choy, All That Matters; The Jade Peony
Lynn Crosbie, Where Did You Sleep Last Night
Robert Hough, The Man Who Saved Henry Morgan
Soraya Peerbaye, Tell: poems for a girlhood
Nino Ricci, Testament
Damian Rogers, Dear Leader
Adam Sol, Crowd of Sounds
Matthew Tierney, Probably Inevitable

Register to attend at: www.eventbrite.ca/e/trillium-award-30th-celebration-reading-tickets-32966795573

Ottawa Author Readings

May 3, 2017 – Mac Hall, Bronson Centre
                        211 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1R 6H5

Participating Authors:

Ian Brown, The Boy in the Moon
Daniel Castillo Durante, La passion des nomades
Éric Charlebois, Centrifuge ; Faux-fuyants
Tina Charlebois, Poils lisses
Antonio D’Alfonso, Un vendredi du mois d’août
Serge Denis, Social-démocratie et mouvements ouvriers
Alain Doom, Un neurinome sur une balançoire
Daniel Groleau Landry, Rêver au réel
Jean Mohsen Fahmy, L’Agonie des dieux
Mark Frutkin, Fabrizio’s Return
Phil Hall, Killdeer
Brecken Hancock, Broom, Broom
Maureen Scott Harris, Drowning Lessons
Véronique-Marie Kaye, Marjorie Chalifoux
Sonia Lamontagne, À tire d’ailes
Gilles Latour, Mots qu’elle a faits terre
Michèle Matteau, Cognac et Porto ; Passerelles
David Ménard, Neuvaines
Carlos Taviera, Mots et marées, tome 2
Souvankham Thamavongsa, Light
Michèle Vinet, Jeudi Novembre

Register to attend at: www.eventbrite.com/e/trillium-award-30th-celebration-reading-tickets-33411748439