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  • Tequila Bookworm 512 Queen Street West Toronto, ON, M5V 2B3 Canada (map)

Adam Lindsay Honsinger is a writer, musician, and illustrator. He completed an MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Guelph, and his debut novel Gracelessland (Enfield & Wizenty) was published in 2015. His newest book Somewhere North of Normal is a collection of short stories, also with Enfield & Wizenty.

Sennah Yee is from Toronto, where she writes poetry, writes about films, and writes poetry about films. She is the author of the poetry/non-fiction collection, HOW DO I LOOK? (Metatron Press, 2017). She is currently the Arts Editor at Shameless, a magazine for young women and trans youth, and is doing her Cinema & Media Studies PhD research on gendered robot design in popular media.

Chuqiao Yang was born in Beijing, China and is a lawyer in practising in Toronto. She was a 2015 finalist for the RBC Bronwen Wallace Award and is featured in 30 under 30: an anthology of Canadian millennial poets (In/Words Press, 2017). She is a member of the editorial board of Canthius magazine. In 2017, she published a chapbook, Reunions in the Year of the Sheep with Baseline Press.

Aefa Mulholland is a Scottish writer who lives in Toronto and Glasgow. She is the author of micro-memoir Chicken & Hen, the story of her family’s adoption of a tiny, talkative three-year-old from the other side of town, and travel memoir The Scottish Ambassador. Her work has won a Canadian Tourism Commission Northern Lights Award for Excellence in Travel Writing and an Irish Film Board award.

Zack Standing is an MFA candidate at the University of Guelph. He won the Robertson Davies Playwriting award presented by Hart House Theatre and The U of T Drama Coalition.

Doors at 7:30. Readings at 8:00. Tequila Bookworm [512 Queen St. W.]

We regret that Tequila Bookworm is not an accessible venue. We are looking for accessible options for future readings.

Earlier Event: September 27
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Later Event: November 29
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