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October 2018

The Prairie Wind is Gay AF: nîtisânak (University of Manitoba Native Studies Colloquium)

October 24, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
University of Manitoba, 307 Tier Building, University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada

Part of "Everyday Indigenous Knowledge(s) and Aesthetics"
Department of Native Studies Fall 2018 Colloquium Series
University of Manitoba

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Winnipeg launch of nîtisânak by Lindsay Nixon

October 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
McNally Robinson Booksellers, 1120 Grant Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 2A6 Canada

Join Lindsay Nixon for the Winnipeg launch of nîtisânak.

Co-presented by the Department of Native Studies at the University of Manitoba for its Native Studies colloquium. This event is free and open to the public.

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November 2018

Lindsay Nixon at Naked Heart Festival

November 10, 2018 @ 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander Street
Toronto, Ontario Canada

Lindsay Nixon launches their stunning new memoir, nîtisânak, at the fourth annual Naked Heart LGBTQ Festival of Words in Toronto, Ontario.

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Metonymy Press at the Salon du Livre Montréal

November 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - November 19, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Place Bonaventure, 800, rue de la Gauchetière Ouest
Montreal, Quebec H5A 1K6 Canada

One of the world's most important Francophone literary industry events will this year be including books by English language publishers in Quebec, including Metonymy Press.

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Ottawa launch of Lindsay Nixon’s nîtisânak

November 18, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Venus Envy Ottawa, 226 Bank Street
Ottawa, ON K2P 1X1 Canada

Join Lindsay Nixon and special guests for the Ottawa launch of their stunning new memoir, nîtisânak at Venus Envy.

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AELAQ Holiday Pop-up Fair

November 24, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - November 25, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Concordia University McConnell Building, 1400 De Maisonneuve Blvd. W.
Montreal, Quebec Canada

This free, two-day celebration of Quebec English-language books is back! The Book Fair encourages book lovers of all ages and interests to browse, buy and get books signed, just in time for holiday gift-giving. With Quebec publishers and authors on hand, expect hundreds of new titles for sale, along with readings and other events happening throughout the Fair. You can’t buy more local than this.

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January 2019

Lux Magna Small Press Book Fair and Reading Series

January 26, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Casa del Popolo, 4873 Boulevard Saint-Laurent
Montreal, Quebec H2T1R6 Canada

Drop by the Metonymy Press table, sign up for a tarot reading by Oliver Pickle, and check out a reading by Lindsay Nixon, alongside 5 other local authors.

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February 2019

Thea’s Tarot returns!

February 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
La Petite Drawn & Quarterly, 176 rue Bernard O.
Montreal, Quebec H2T2K2 Canada

35 years after it was first released, Ruth West’s lesbian feminist cult classic Thea’s Tarot is enjoying its second printing, coordinated by Metonymy. What’s more, we're turning 4 years old. Come celebrate! Free brief tarot readings with every purchase of a deck + a Q&A with Oliver Pickle, author of She Is Sitting in the Night: Re-visioning Thea's Tarot.

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March 2019

Vancouver reading event: Trish Salah & Hazel Jane Plante

March 3, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Massy Books, 229 East Georgia Street
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

Metonymy Press and Massy Books present a free afternoon reading event featuring Lambda Literary Award–winning poet Trish Salah (Wanting in Arabic, Lyric Sexology Vol. 1) and Vancouver-based author Hazel Jane Plante (Little Blue Encyclopedia (for Vivian), forthcoming from Metonymy Press).

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Lindsay Nixon at Growing Room Festival!

March 8, 2019 - March 17, 2019

Growing Room: A Feminist Literary Festival is Room magazine’s annual literary festival, a celebration of diverse Canadian writers and artists which takes place every March on the traditional, unceded, and ancestral territory of the Musqueam, Tsleil-Waututh, and Squamish peoples (Vancouver, British Columbia).

The 2019 Growing Room festival will take place from March 8 – 17. Registration is now open. More than 100 authors will be in attendance, including Metonymy Press's Lindsay Nixon.

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