1:30pm: The Factory Reading Series Lecture Series

Mercury Lounge, 56 Byward Market Sq
Hosted and curated by rob mclennan. Followed by a brief question and answer. Two talks and readings by:
Gil McElroy
Gil McElroy is a poet, independent curator, art critic, and visual artist with an interest in the Cold War.
Nicole Markotic
Nicole Markotić is a poet, critic, and novelist in Windsor, Ontario teaches Lit and edits the poetry chapbook series, Wrinkle Press.


Mercury Lounge, 56 Byward Market Sq
Barbara Langhorst
Barbara Langhorst of Alberta with a Ph.D. in experimental poetics at the U of Alberta teaches at St. Peter's College in Muenster, SK.
Steven Price
Steven Price's Anatomy of Keys (Brick, 2006) was a Globe & Mail Book of the Year. His new collection is Omens in the Year of the Ox.
Susan Glickman
A recovering academic, Susan Glickman works as a freelance editor and teaches creative writing at Ryerson and the U of Toronto.

7pm : A B Series Presents

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St
Claudia Radmore
Claudia Coutu Radmore is known for her Japanese-form poems, as well as for her lyric poetry.
Ewan Whyte
Ewan Whyte has recently completed a book of poetry and a translation of the odes of Horace.

9pm: Capital Slam Showcase

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St
Magpie Ulysses
Magpie Ulysses is a dynamic performance poet and storyteller known for her intense stage presence and thoughtful insight about humanity.
RC Weslowski
RC Weslowski is a clown mouth full of x-ray visions attempting to get at the heart of things.