Expozine programming will take place online from December 2 – 6 this year, with a hybrid fair planned to take place online on December 5 and 6 (see the Facebook event here.)

Wednesday December 3, 7:00 pm: A discussion (link HERE at 7 pm) between poet Erin Mouré and author Michael Nardone about Moure’s decades of practice, with a look back at her participation in the mid 1980s Dial-A-Poem Montreal project.

Thursday December 4, 7:00 pm: Comics / BD : Pow Pow and Conundrum Press (link HERE at 7 pm) on bilingual publishing in Canada, moderated by artist Kate Lavut.

Friday, December 5, 8 pm : Literary Soirée + Allo-Poèmes – Dial-A-Poem MTL launch: poets and authors will read recent works in English and French, and Expozine will unveil its new project for the pandemic: the relaunch of Fortner Anderson’s Dial-A-Poem MTL (Allo-Poèmes), a new service whereby the public could hear new poems every week in English and French by dialing a special phone number!

Our first festival and conference of this new COVID-19 era, Expozine’s sister fair Volume 3 MTL : Art and the Book, our third annual celebration of artists’ books and art publishing, began online from October 1 to 4 and continued through the first annual Art Book Month in October. Check out all the artists’ presentations, discussions, visits to artists’ studios on our Youtube playlist here.

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