4/25/2020: Mattawa River Writers Festival, The Canadian Ecology Centre, Mattawa, Ontario **POSTPONED — details TBA***
7/13/2019: Lakefield Literary Festival, Local Authors tent in Cenotaph Park, 12:30 PM.
5/16/2019: Toronto: A celebration of Short Story Month, readings and conversation with Andrew Forbes, HB Hogan, and Téa Mutonji, hosted by Invisible publisher Leigh Nash, Queen Books, 914 Queen St. E., 6:30-8:30 PM.
5/10/2019: Ottawa launch with Bindu Suresh, Books on Beechwood, 35 Beechwood Ave., 6:00-8:00 PM.
5/9/2019: Montreal launch of Bindu Suresh‘s 26 Knots, with guest reader Andrew Forbes, La Petite Librairie Drawn and Quarterly, 176 Rue Bernard Ouest, 7:00-9:00 PM.
3/21/2019: Peterborough, 2019 Margaret Laurence Fellowship Address, “The Days Ahead: Warning and Mourning in Climate Fiction,” Bagnani Hall, Catherine Parr Traill College, 7:00 PM.
3/19/2019: Peterborough, public reading of my own work for the Margaret Laurence Fellowship at Trent University, Junior Common Room of Scott House, Catherine Parr Traill College, 7:00 PM.
9/26/2018: Lindsay: Tyler Hellard and Andrew Forbes: short readings and chat about the allure of sports writing, Kent Bookstore, 15 William St N, Lindsay, ON, 4:00 PM.
9/25/2018: Peterborough: Launch of Tyler Hellard‘s debut novel, Searching for Terry Punchout, featuring short readings by Kate Story, Janette Platana, and Andrew Forbes, The Garnet, 231 Hunter St. W, Peterborough, 5:00-7:00 PM. Hosted by Justin Million.
9/27/2017: De l’utilité de l’ennui: textes de balle launch and discussion with Daniel Grenier and William S. Messier (translators), Librairie Le Port de tête, Montreal, 6:00-9:00 PM (Facebook event here)
3/22/2017: Public Texts: Public Talk presents Mark Kingwell, Bagnani Hall, Traill College, Trent University, Peterborough
9/25/2016: Word on the Street Toronto, “Baseball Fever” Author Cruise
9/18/2016: Brooklyn Book Festival, book signing at Invisible Publishing’s tent
4/27/2016: Guelph, The Bookshelf, with Brent van Staalduinen, and Teri Vlassopolous
4/24/2016: Ottawa launch, with Brent van Staalduinen, Black Squirrel Books and Cafe
4/22/2016: Peterborough launch of The Utility of Boredom, with Brent van Staalduinen, Janette Platana, and Teri Vlassopoulos, The Garnet
11/26/2015: Feathertale Review #16 Launch Party, Milk Glass, 1247 Dundas St. W, Toronto
9/21/2015: Write on the Street, a presentation of Peterborough Artsweek, in the temporary writers’ studio at 386 George Street North, Peterborough
8/6/2015: Halifax, NS, Invisible Double Bill, Lost and Found (2383 Agricola)
6/6/2015: Prose in the Park festival, Ottawa
5/16/2015: Calgary, AB, Loft 112
4/16/2015: Toronto launch of What You Need, with Andrew Hood, The Holy Oak Cafe
11/28/2014: The Puritan Presents: Black Friday 2014: A Year-in-Review Celebration
9/12/2013: Peterborough launch of Andrew Sullivan’s All We Want is Everything (with Emma Healey and Spencer Gordon), The Garnet