in the spring of 2007, Melanie Mah faced the dicey prospect of turning down a generous English lit scholarship from Ryerson in the hopes of being moved from the waitlist to join the fall cohort of the Guelph Creative Writing MFA. Guess what? The gamble paid off. Melanie's debut novel won Ontario's Trillium Book Award, and she's now well underway with work on a memoir. Find out more about her experience and check out links to her work.
Speakeasy, returns! Help us kick off the 2018-2019 season and come out for a stellar line-up: Julie Mannell, Tamara Faith Berger, Cason Sharpe, Zoe Imani Sharpe, Marilo Nuñez and Preeti Dhaliwal. Ambika Thompson returns as co-host, joined by Miguel Gamboa.
Thursday, September 27
512 Queen St W, Toronto
Doors: 7:30pm, Readings: 8:00pm
*We regret this is not an accessible venue and are currently seeking accessible options for future events.