2
Tuesday
Feb
2016
4:00pm • St. Alban's Church • 454 King Edward Avenue

Megaphono Festival
Official Launch:
Keynote Address
by Jessica Hopper

5
Friday
Feb
2016
7:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

The High Mountains
of Portugal
One on One
with Yann Martel

25
Thursday
Feb
2016
8
Tuesday
Mar
2016
7:30pm • Main Floor Reading Room MacOdrum Library • 1125 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON

McLuhan and Frye:
A Reading
by B.W. Powe

21
Monday
Mar
2016
7:00pm • Southminster Church • 15 Aylmer Ave.

The End of Protest
with Micah White

31
Thursday
Mar
2016
14
Thursday
Apr
2016
5:00pm • Festival Café in Christ Church • 414 Sparks St.

Thursday’s Menu
at the Festival Café

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

SAFE AND SOUND
with Paul Lynch, 
Abdourahman A. Waberi
and Carol Daniels

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

RADICAL EMPATHY
with Sara Baume,
Sunil Yapa and
Joan Crate

15
Friday
Apr
2016
5:00pm • Festival Café in Christ Church • 414 Sparks St.

Friday’s Menu
at the Festival Café

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

ALL IN THIS TOGETHER
with Farzana Doctor,
Nadia Bozak and
Christine Dwyer Hickey 

16
Saturday
Apr
2016
12:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

Mysteries of the Brain and the
Secrets of the Heart
with James R. Doty M.D.

2:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Room C • 414 Sparks St.

Writing Workshop
with Nadia Bozak

2:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

Concussion and the
New Science of Brain Plasticity
with Clark Elliott

4:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

Switched On with
John Elder Robison

5:00pm • Festival Café in Christ Church • 414 Sparks St.

Saturday’s Menu
at the Festival Café

5:00pm • Manx Pub • 370 Elgin St.

BookThug Spring Launch
with Jacob Wren
and Phil Hall

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

THE WISEST COURSE
with Craig Davidson,
James Bartleman
and Carmen Aguirre

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

CONTAINED IN
TIME PAST
with Alissa York,
Daniel Poliquin
and Katherine Govier

17
Sunday
Apr
2016
2:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

Blog Out Loud:
Listen. Look. Laugh. LOUD.

4:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

Martyrdom, Murder
and the Lure of ISIS
with Mark Bourrie

5:00pm • Festival Café in Christ Church • 414 Sparks St.

Sunday’s Menu
at the Festival Café

5:00pm • Manx Pub • 370 Elgin St.

Plan 99
Poetry Cabaret
with Alexandra Oliver
and Nick Thran

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

WHERE WE BELONG
with Pamela Mordecai,
Lynne Kutsukake and
George Elliott Clarke

18
Monday
Apr
2016
5:00pm • Festival Café in Christ Church • 414 Sparks St.

Monday’s Menu
at the Festival Café

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Room C • 414 Sparks St.

BOOK LAUNCH:
The Light That Remains
with Lyse Champagne

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

FUTURE IMPERFECT
with Sylvain Neuvel
and Robert J Sawyer

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Room C • 414 Sparks St.

BOOK LAUNCH:
Monstrous Little Voices
with Kate Heartfield

19
Tuesday
Apr
2016
5:00pm • Festival Café in Christ Church • 414 Sparks St.

Tuesday’s Menu
at the Festival Café

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

ALL MY LIFE TO LIVE
with Teva Harrison
and Bif Naked

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks St.

The Best of
Writers & Company
with Eleanor Wachtel

23
Saturday
Apr
2016
14
Saturday
May
2016
2:00pm • Glebe Community Centre • 175 Third Avenue

WriteOn!
Youth Writing Workshop
with David A. Poulsen

25
Wednesday
May
2016
5:30pm • Library and Archives Canada • 395 Wellington Street

RECLAIMING THE COMMONS

21
Tuesday
Jun
2016
8:30pm • NCC's Urbanism Lab • 40 Elgin Street

An Evening with
Indigenous Authors:
A National
Aboriginal Day Celebration

21
Sunday
Aug
2016
3:00pm • The barn at Fieldwork • 2501 Old Brooke Rd, near Maberly

Framework:
Words on the Land
- 2016

13
Tuesday
Sep
2016
12:00pm • Metropolitain Brasserie • 700 Sussex Dr.

Literary Luncheon with
Alexandre Trudeau

7:00pm • Library and Archives Canada • 395 Wellington Street

Travels in the New China
with Alexandre Trudeau

21
Wednesday
Sep
2016
7:30pm • Ottawa City Hall, Councillor Lounge • 110 Laurier Ave W

Marion Dewar:
A Life of Action
with Deborah Gorham

24
Saturday
Sep
2016
2:00pm • The barn at Fieldwork • 2501 Old Brooke Rd. near Maberly

Storywork: Telling Tales
Rooted in the Land

27
Tuesday
Sep
2016
7:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

When We Are Bold: Women Who Turn Our Upsidedown World Right

29
Thursday
Sep
2016
5:30pm • Irene's Pub • 885 Bank Street

Armchair Quarterbacks: Canadians and Sports

30
Friday
Sep
2016
12:00pm • Metropolitain Brasserie • 700 Sussex Dr.

Literary Luncheon with
Emma Donoghue

7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Alymer Ave. (corner of Bank)

Barkskins:
One on One with
Annie Proulx

3
Monday
Oct
2016
6:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Alymer Ave. (corner of Bank)

Every Hidden Thing with
Kenneth Oppel

8:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Alymer Ave. (corner of Bank)

Slade House:
One on One with
David Mitchell

13
Thursday
Oct
2016
7:00pm • Ottawa Little Theatre • 400 King Edward Avenue

Random Play
Hosted by All In A Day's
Alan Neal

14
Friday
Oct
2016
5:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Festival Cafe • 414 Sparks st.

Friday, October 14 menu
at the Festival Café

15
Saturday
Oct
2016
5:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

à la carte:
The Ethics of Eating
with Sonia Faruqi

5:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Festival Cafe • 414 Sparks St.

Saturday, October 15 menu
at the Festival Cafe

7:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

à la carte:
Farm to Table

17
Monday
Oct
2016
7:00pm • Library and Archives Canada • 395 Wellington st.

The Promise of Canada
with Charlotte Gray

19
Wednesday
Oct
2016
7:00pm • Ottawa City Hall, Jean Pigott Place • 110 Laurier Ave W

CITY OF OTTAWA BOOK AWARDS /
PRIX DU LIVRE D”OTTAWA

20
Thursday
Oct
2016
5:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Festival Cafe • 414 Sparks St.

Thursday's Menu
at the Festival Cafe

5:30pm • Irene's Pub • 885 Bank Street

Author Meets Readers
Hubris: The Challenge of Climate Change

6:30pm • Library and Archives Canada • 395 Wellington Street

Stories about Canada
with Jane Urquhart

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Time After Time
with Rowan Hisayo Buchanan,
Terry Jordan and
Jen Sookfong Lee

21
Friday
Oct
2016
8:30am • Azrieli School of Architecture + Urbanism • 1125 Colonel By Drive Building 22

POP / CAN / CRIT:
Current Conditions in Popular Canadian Architecture Criticism

5:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Festival Cafe • 414 Sparks St.

Friday's Menu
at the Festival Cafe

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Children of Earth and Sky
with Guy Gavriel Kay

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

In/Words
Presents Refuge(e)

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Paranormal Prose
with Kristi Charish,
Nathan Adler and
Kelley Armstrong

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Bywords 2016
John Newlove Poetry
Award Ceremony and Reading

22
Saturday
Oct
2016
12:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Jane Jacobs and
the Livable City
with Nathan Storring
and Robert Kanigel

4:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

The Easter Uprising of 1916
with Dermot Keogh

5:00pm • Manx Pub • 370 Elgin St.

Plan 99 Poetry Cabaret

5:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Festival Cafe • 414 Sparks St.

Saturday's Menu
at the Festival Cafe

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Character Studies
with Jowita Bydlowska,
Mary Morrissy and
David Szalay

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

What Tomorrow Brings
with Michael Helm
and M.G. Vassanji

23
Sunday
Oct
2016
2:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

A Canadian Soldier's Fight
Against the Islamic State
with Dillon Hillier

4:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Running for Office
with John Laschinger
and Noah Richler

5:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Festival Cafe • 414 Sparks St.

Sunday's Menu
at the Festival Cafe

5:00pm • Manx Pub • 370 Elgin St.

Spotlight on Biblioasis
with Kathy Page
and Leon Rooke

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Trigger Warning
with Deni Bechard,
Peter Behrens
and Kevin Patterson

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Own Self Be True
with Gwen Benaway,
Vivek Shraya
and Ivan Coyote

24
Monday
Oct
2016
12:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Respect
with Vivek Shraya,
Zoe Whitall
and Ivan Coyote

5:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Festival Cafe • 414 Sparks St.

Monday's Menu
at the Festival Cafe

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Family Matters
with Zoe Whittall,
Katherena Vermette
and David Bergen

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Past Imperfect with
Deborah Campbell,
Alexandra Shimo
and Joy Kogawa

25
Tuesday
Oct
2016
5:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Festival Cafe • 414 Sparks St.

Tuesday's Menu
at the Festival Cafe

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

The Tempest / Hag-Seed
with Margaret Atwood

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Cause and Effect
with Jared Young,
Nathan Whitlock
and Iain Reid

26
Wednesday
Oct
2016
5:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral - Festival Cafe • 414 Sparks St.

Wednesday's Menu
at the Festival Cafe

6:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

The Ever Present Past
Stephen Henighan,
Ann Y. K. Choi,
and Anosh Irani

8:30pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Poetry Cabaret
with Stephen Brockwell,
Gregory Scofield,
Sandra Ridley
and Stuart Ross

30
Sunday
Oct
2016
7:00pm • Centretown United Church • 507 Bank St.

Do Not Say We Have Nothing
with Madeleine Thien

3
Thursday
Nov
2016
7:00pm • Christ Church Cathedral • 414 Sparks Street

Wade Davis: Photographs

17
Thursday
Nov
2016
7:00pm • Library and Archives Canada • 395 Wellington Street

The Witches of New York
with Ami McKay

30
Wednesday
Nov
2016
7:00pm • Centretown United Church • 507 Bank St.

Waiting for First Light:
My Ongoing Battle with PTSD
with Roméo Dallaire

10
Saturday
Dec
2016
1:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue

Garnet Rogers
and Lynne Hanson
Book Launch

3:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue

Garnet Rogers
and Lynne Hanson
Concert