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Five Explorer Questions with Richard Feltoe

Richard Feltoe's wealth of knowledge regarding The War of 1812 has lead to many featured bo

Five Explorer Questions With Terry Murray

Terry Murray has a grotesque fascination with Toronto, and here at Open Book Explorer we think that makes for goo

A profile of The Rotary Dial (with a few questions)

by rob mclennan

Five Explorer Questions With Marianne Apostolides

Marianne Apostolides' writing is something to behold. Nuanced, beautifully layered, it leads a reader to anticipate one thing, and then surprises them with another.

Special Interview with An Accord of Poets

Five poets, five cities, one Honda Accord. Starting tomorrow, October 11, 2014, An Accord of Poets will head out on their tour across Ontario and Quebec, performing their poems

A profile of Stuart Ross’ Proper Tales Press (with a few questions)

by rob mclennan

The Kingston WritersFest Interveiw Series, with Miriam Toews

The Kingston WritersFest is finally here! Kicking off Wednesday night and continuing through Sunday evening, WritersFest will be bringing authors and book lovers together in Kingston.

The Kingston WritersFest Interveiw Series, with Jeramy Dodds

The Kingston WritersFest is finally here! Kicking off last night and continuing through Sunday evening, WritersFest will be bringing authors and book lovers together in Kingston.

The Kingston WritersFest Interveiw Series, with Tamai Kobayashi

The Kingston WritersFest is finally here! Starting tonight, and continuing through Sunday evening, the city of Kingston will be filled with authors and book lovers.

The Kingston WritersFest Interveiw Series, with Shani Mootoo

The Kingston WritersFest is almost here! Events are selling out, so now is the time to get your tickets.

The Kingston WritersFest Interveiw Series, with Ian Hamilton

The Kingston WritersFest is almost here! Events are selling out, so now is the time to get your tickets.

Ottawa Lit: fall 2014 preview

by rob mclennan

2014 PoeARTry North: Making History in Cobalt

By David Brydges

At The Desk: Pearl Pirie

Pearl Pirie is the author of been shed bore, and her manuscript Thirsts won the Robert Kroetsch Award for innovative Poetry and was published by Snare Books in 2011.

Tickets for Kingston WritersFest On Sale Today

Tickets for the 2014 Kingston WritersFest go on sale today, August 7, at noon.

Keep the Presses Rolling at Chaudiere Books

Chaudiere Books, founded in 2006 with the mandate to produce books that engage the Ottawa-area literary community with the outside world, is seeking support as they rebuild after being relaunched by rob mclennan and new

On Writing, with Magie Dominic

Magie Dominic is a Newfoundland writer and artist living in New York. Her poems and essays have appeared in numerous publications and her art has been exhibited in Toronto and New York.

Profile on Jason Christie

by rob mclennan

On Writing, with Sam McKegney

Sam McKegney is an author and associate professor of English and Cultural Studies at Queen’s University. His most recent book, published earlier this year, is Masculindians:

(Further) notes on the archive

by rob mclennan

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