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Canadian literary event round-up: Sept. 9-15

Here are just a few of the literary events happening across the country in the next week:

  • Wordstock literary festival, various locations, Collingwood, Ontario (Sept. 9“10, schedule at wordstock.ca)
  • Halifax poet laureate Tanya Davis performs Hello, Change, Plutonium Playhouse, Halifax (Sept. 9“11, schedule at atlanticfringe.ca)
  • Alan Cumyn launches Tilt, Collected Works, Ottawa (Sept. 10, 2 p.m., free)
  • D.O.A. singer Joe Keithley signs Talk – Action = O with a performance, Sloth Records, Calgary (Sept. 10, 2:30 p.m., free)
  • Joel Thomas Hynes launches Straight Razor Days, The Ship, St. John’s (Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m., free)
  • Film critic Roger Ebert signs Life Itself, Bay and Bloor Indigo, Toronto (Sept. 14, 7 p.m., free)
  • Helen Humphreys launches The Reinvention Of Love, Dora Keogh, Toronto (Sept. 14, 7 p.m., free)