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  • Speaking Crow: November Edition with Jonathan Ball

    Join us for our monthly poetry open mic series in the cozy Carol Shields Auditorium, 2nd floor of the Millennium Library! Our November feature is Jonathan Ball, sharing work from his latest poetry collection, The National Gallery! Sign up 7pm, feature and open mic 7:15!

  • Pints, Poetry and Guitar Pics: A First Fridays Event!

    In partnership with Little Brown Jug, THIN AIR is brewing up an evening with a vibrant blend of poetic and musical verse! Join us this November First Friday for a collaboration between Angeline Schellenberg, reading from her latest swatch of poems in Blue Moon, Red Herring, and the musical duo Two Hip, as they share […]

  • Congratulations to the Joint Winners of the Booker Prize!

    We would like to send a big congratulations to both Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo for taking home the prestigious Booker Prize trophy in fiction. We’re so glad to have been part of Atwood’s  Canadian tour with The Testaments! Read more about the award HERE

  • THIN AIR 2019 50/50 Raffle

    The winner of the THIN AIR 2019 50/50 raffle is… HEATHER HARDER Congratulations, Heather, and thanks everyone for playing with us!

  • Speaking Crow: October Edition with Scott Nolan

    Join us for our monthly poetry open mic series in the cozy Carol Shields Auditorium, 2nd floor of the Millennium Library! Our October feature is local musician Scott Nolan, sharing work from his poetry collection, Moon Was a Feather! Sign up 7pm, feature and open mic 7:15!

  • Don’t Try This at Home: A First Fridays Experience

    Friday Sept 6 7:30pm FREE! Join us in celebrating unconventional family vacations with Daria Salamon and Rob Krause, co-authors of the travel memoir, “Don’t Try This at Home: One Family’s (mis)Adventures Around the World”. They’ll be sharing stories, both on and off book, in our special outdoor venue located in the Artspace drayway (alley between […]

  • Speaking Crow: September Edition with Chris Macalino

    Taking place on the first Tuesday of every month, poetry lovers of all experience levels sign up to share their work, and are treated to a reading by a featured guest. Our next session features Chris Macalino! Join us on Tuesday, September 3rd in the Carol Shields Auditorium on the second floor of the Millennium […]

  • Fantasmagoriana 2

    Announcing the participants of this years Fantasmagoriana 2! Last year, we created Fantasmagoriana, our nod to the 200th anniversary of Frankenstein, and it was so much fun, we knew we had to create Fantasmagoriana 2! On September 13—Friday-the-13th, no less—writers David Demchuk (Toronto), J.H. Moncrieff, Jessica Landry, and Adam Petrash will allow themselves to be […]

  • 2019 Summer Reading List

    Get ready for the 2019 Winnipeg International Writers Festival with some summer reading! We’ve put together a list just for you with some of the writers and the books they are bringing to this years festival. Get your books at McNally Robinson. Think you can read them all? Happy reading!

  • From Page to Stage: An Evening of Spoken Word

    Presented in partnership with Creative Manitoba as part of First Fridays in the Exchange. From Page to Stage: An evening of Spoken Word at Creative Manitoba FREE and open to the public Friday, August 2nd, 7:30pm Join us for an evening of spoken word where we will be celebrating the launch of atrophy, a chapbook […]