Karen’s The Scent of Spring, Elegies Out of Season is shortlisted for the 2019 International Beverly Prize for Literature.
The Beverly Prize celebrates outstanding works in the English language. Winners receive £1,000 and publication in the UK with US distribution.
See the 2019 shortlist.
Karen will be reading at the Free Times Cafe as part of the Art Bar Poetry Series, Canada’s longest running poetry-only, weekly reading series.
See you on Tuesday January 7 at 8PM.
Free Times is located at 320 College Street, Toronto.
Join Karen for a reading at The Secret Handshake Gallery on Sunday, December 15, from 2:00 to 5:00 pm.
170A Baldwin Street
Kensington Market, Toronto
Get further details in the
Friendly Voice, the newsletter for The Secret Handshake
Karen reads at the Draft Reading Series on Sunday July 14, 2019.
The Farside Bar, 600 Gerard Street East, Toronto
General timing: 3:30-6:00 PM
Hope to see you at this event to celebrate a surprise extra edition of Draft!
Join Karen as she reads at the annual Toronto Urban Folk Art Salon.
Thursday, September 26, 2019
6:00 – 8:00 PM Mount Pleasant Library 599 Mount Pleasant Avenue Toronto
Karen read “I’m your Man” and “Mosul, Child and Bicycle” at the Draft Reading Series 14:3
St Matthew’s Clubhouse, 450 Broadview Avenue, Toronto
Karen read at the
Poetry Cabaret of the Toronto International Festival of Authors.
October 23, 2018
Lakeside Terrace, Harbourfront Centre
235 Queens Quay West
Toronto M5J 2G8
She was joined by the wonderful Joanne Arnott and the formidable Paul Vermeersch.
Karen is reading this fall at the International Festival of Authors.
Many thanks to Heather and Jim of Tightrope Books who threw her into the hurly-burly of the IFOA’s The Battle of the Bards.
When: Tuesday, 23 October, 9 PM
Where: Harbourfront Centre
Come and cheer on the poets!
Karen is reading with amazing poets: Lorna Crozier and Paul Vermeersch.
IFOA.org for further details.
Come join in the celebration of the Toronto launch of the first Applebeard Editions title, made in collaboration with Release Any Words Stuck Inside of You: An untethered Collection of Shorts magazine! untethered
Wednesday, July 11th at 7pm at Supermarket Bar, 268 Augusta Ave. in Kensington Market, Toronto
The evening will be full of whimsical banter for all.
There will be several short readings by some of contributors living in and around Toronto, including André Babyn, Sara Flemington, Kate Gies, Lesley Kenny, Cara-Lyn Morgan, Karen Mulhallen, Katherine Pilon, Rasiqra Revulva, Emily Sanford, and Priscila Uppal!
The book is 178 pages and packed into a 5×7 frame—small, tight, and muscular, much like the work that appears within its covers.
Discounted copies of the book will be for sale.