Sunday, October 31, 2010

NO PRESS event - Nov 13 7:30 pm at Pages Books (Calgary)

NO PRESS is pleased to host an evening of readings and performances in celebration of four new chapbooks.

Pages Books November 13th 7:30pm

These small, affordable, books are published in strictly limited editions and feature new and collaborative poetry by established and emerging poetic voices. The event will feature short readings by:

Oana Avasilichioaei is the 2010-2011 Markin-Flanagan writer in residence, and author of Abandon and feria: a poempark. Avasilichioaei will launch her new chapbook, SPELLES.

Natalie Simpson, is past editor of filling Station and author of Accrete or Crumble. Simpson will launch her new chapbook, SMASH SWIZZLE FIZZ.

Paul William Zits just completed his masters thesis at the University of Calgary in creative writing. His new chapbook is a poetic exploration of the language used around the Frog Lake Massacre. Zits will launch his new chapbook, MASSACRE STREET.

For more information contact Pages books or no press publisher derek beaulieu at derek beaulieu 2 - 733 2nd avenue nw calgary alberta canada T2N 0E4 derek@housepress.ca

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

REMINDER: October Flywheel at Pages this Thursday Oct 7th, 7:30 pm!

Join host Meghan Doraty for the October edition of Flywheel with local writers Patrick Horner, Jen Kunlire and Angela Dillon! And, making a rare Calgary appearance, Hamilton's Gary Barwin will be launching his book of poems from Coach House Books, The Porcupinity of the Stars. For more information about Gary Barwin, check out his Serif of Nottingham blog or visit Also coming through on tour will be Antony DiNardo, reading from his new book, Alien, Correspondent (Brick Books). Check out the Open Book interview with Antony at

Pages Books on Kensington
1135 Kensington Road NW
Thursday, Oct 7th
7:30pm sharp