2008 Kobzar Literary Award
The Age of Cities by Brett Josef Grubisic
We are pleased to announce The Age of Cities by Brett Josef Grubisic has been nominated for the 2007 City of Vancouver Book Award.
USA Pop Culture blog, Pop Candy
, features Fame Us: Celebrity Impersonators and the Cult(ure) of Fame by Brian Howell.
Presented by Arsenal Pulp Press, Xtra! West and Little Sister's
Join David for a slideshow presentation and talk on the history of homoerotic 3D photography and the restoration of Denny Denfield's images.
New World Provence author events.
New World Provence authors, Alessandra & Jean-Francis are chefs about town. Find out where you can meet them in person.
Necessary Voices Lecture Series
Vancouver Public Library & the Necessary Voices Society present, Gay Anarchism in the Crucible of McCarthyism by Allan Antliff.
Ottawa: The Unknown City book launch
Arsenal Pulp, Nicholas Hoare and the Ottawa Writers' Festival invite you to the book launch of Ottawa: The Unknown City by rob mclennan
Bow Grip by Ivan E. Coyote was named one of the 2008 Stonewall honor books in “literature” at the ALA mid-winter conference in Philadelphia in January.
The GLBT Center of New York
2nd Tuesdays at the Center presents a special program with First Person Queer.
The Future is Queer editors & contributors recognized by 2007 Gaylactic Spectrum Awards
The Future is Queer is a multiple winner at the Galylactic Spectrum Awards!
Meet Arsenal Cookbook authors at Costco
Arsenal cookbook authors to sign books at Costco in Vancouver and Burnaby.
Meet and hear Soucouyant author David Chariandy
Meet Soucouyant author David Chariandy at Chapters, Coquitlam.
Kuroshio: Blood of Foxes Author Reads in Toronto
Join Kuroshio: The Blood of Foxes author Terry Watada as he reads from his new book.
Two of your favourite authors and local restaurateurs will be at this year's BC Home and Garden Show
Book Signing and Cocktail Party Hosted by Salmon House Restaurant
First Person Queer Contributors Reading at Little Sister's Books
Little Sister's hosts First Person Queer co-editors and contributors.
Alessandra & Jean-Francis in Calgary, Montreal and Toronto
Learn the art of french cooking with Alessandra and Jean-Francis as they travel to Calgary, Montreal and Toronto.
7 Arsenal titles on finalist list!
Arsenal Pulp Press is pleased to announce that seven of its recent titles have been named finalists for the 9th annual ForeWord Book of the Year Awards.
David Chariandy's novel shortlisted for the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize
David Chariandy's debut novel, Soucouyant
has been shortlisted for the Ethel Wilson Fiction prize as part of the BC Book Prizes!
20th Anniversary List announced.
Arsenal Pulp Press is pleased to announce that 4 of our titles have been shortlisted for the Lambda Literary Awards. The Lammys, as they are known, recognize the best in LGBT literature and literary achievement.
Lambda & Kobzar award finalist, Marusya Bocirukiw author of Comfort Food for Breakups at Another Story
Another Story and Arsenal Pulp Press invite you to celebrate the Kobzar Awards!
Vancouver artist Stan Douglas has been named the 2008 winner of the Canada Council Bell Award in Video Art.
2 Arsenal titles (3 Arsenal authors) on the One Book, One Vancouver Shortlist
Arsenal Pulp Press is pleased to announce that two of our recent titles and an Arsenal author make up the entire shortlist for One Book, One Vancouver.
Meet Arsenal Authors David Chariandy and Ivan Coyote at the 2008 Campbell River Writers' Festival!
Author of The Modern Ayervedic Cookbook will be at Whole Foods in West Vancouver
We're up for Small Press Publisher of the Year
Arsenal Pulp press has been nominated for a CBA Libris Award in the category of Small Press Publisher of the Year.
Richard Labonté to receive Leadership Award
Richard Labonté will be honored with the Publishing Triangle's Leadership Award.
Hope in Shadows: Stories and Photographs of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside Book Launch on Thursday, April 24 at 7pm. Gallery Gachet, 88 East Cordova
Featuring Fall 2008 author, Daniel Cox
Daniel Allen Cox will appear at Hardcore Reading Series III in Montreal, to be held at the Concordia Co-op bookstore on April 30. He will be performing the first installment of "Stories that never made the novel, and will never be heard again", a series leading up to the Canadian release of Shuck. (Arsenal Pulp Press, September 2008) Upon request, Daniel will shuck his pants during the performance.
Sarah Schulman, author of Rat Bohemia
, The Child
and the Little Sister's class, Empathy
has been made Fellow of the New York Institute for the Humanities at New York University.
Meet Alessandra & Jean-Francis Quaglia, authors of New World Provence!
Book Launch Event for Sarah Schulman's Rat Bohemia
Arsenal Pulp Press and A Different Light bookstore invite you to the book launch of Rat Bohemia by Sarah Schulman.
Marusya Bociurkiw Reading in Toronto
Marusya Bociurkiw will be reading as a part of the Harbourfront Centre's Weekly Reading series.
Arsenal Pulp Press and Little Sister's present Terry Goldie
Join Terry Goldie as he reads from his new book.
Ivan E. Coyote readings at Vancouver Public Library
Catch Ivan reading from Bow Grip and Loose End.
2 Arsenal titles win Gold & Silver at the IPPY Awards!
Arsenal Pulp Press is pleased to announce that two of its titles have won Independent Publisher Awards in the US: First Person Queer, edited by Richard Labonte and Lawrence Schimel, won the Gold Award in the category of Gay/Lebian; and Comfort Food for Breakups, by Marusya Bociurkiw, won the Silver Award in the category of Autobiography/Memoir.
Reading Soucouyant at UBC
Get up bright and early to listen to David Chariandy reading from his Giller and Governor-General nominated novel Soucouyant, Monday, June 2.
Arsenal authors receive Lambda Literary Awards and Foreword Magazine Awards
Meet Sarah out and about in New York!
New York native Sarah Schulman is around town with readings and signings in June.
Dreena Burton wins blog award.
Soucouyant by David Chariandy is shortlisted for a ReLit Award and was recently nominated for the Amazon.ca and "Books in Canada" First Novel Award.
GCLS Literary Award finalist for Lesbian Short Story Collection
Comfort Food for Breakups: The Memoir of a Hungry Girl by Marusya Bociurkiw has been named a finalist for The Golden Crown Literary Society in the category of Lesbian Short Story Essay Collection.
Ivan and Daniel at This is Not a Reading Series
Ivan E. Coyote and Daniel Allen Cox are featured in Pages' This is Not a Reading Series in an event called
C IS FOR COX AND COYOTE", hosted by Lisa Foad.
Where's Sarah Kramer!
Join vegan superstar Sarah Kramer as she launches her new book, Vegan a GoGo
across North America!
David Chariandy reads from West to East
David Chariandy, author of the award winning Soucouyant
is making the festival rounds again this fall.
Join jae steele at one of her many events
Join Get it Ripe
author jae steele at one of her many events this fall.
To celebrate the release of Sarah Kramer's brand new book, Vegan a GoGo!
, Arsenal is pleased to offer a free Sarah Kramer "Pale is the New Tan" pen with every website order of any of her books:
Daniel Allen Cox in Ottawa, Montreal and Toronto!
Shuck author Daniel Allen Cox is on the road and he'll either be taking off his pants or getting the crowd whipped up with a frenzied game of Author Mad Libs!
Age of Cities author reading
Vancouver Public Library hosts an evening with Age of Cities
author, Brett Josef Grubisic.
Director Bruce MacDonald has announced that filming of a sequel to his critically acclaimed 1996 film Hard Core Logo
, based on Michael Turner's novel published by Arsenal Pulp Press, will start production in January 2009.
Meet Sarah and jae in Boston
Join Arsenal authors Sarah Kramer and jae steele as they help celebrate all things vegan and vegetarian
Ivan across North America
Join Ivan E. Coyote from Ontario to British Columbia this fall on the Slow Fix
Louis-Georges Tin to Address United Nations
Louis-Georges Tin, editor of the recently published Dictionary of Homophobia
and president of the International Day Against Homophobia Committee, will address the United Nations General Assembly in December to urge a world-wide end to discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Soucouyant longlisted for 2009 IMPAC Dublin Literary Award
Arsenal Pulp Press is pleased to announce that Soucouyant by David Chariandy has been longlisted for the 2009 IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the largest and most international prize of its kind.
The award list grows longer and longer.
Arsenal Pulp Press is pleased to announce that Soucouyant by David Chariandy has been shortlisted for the 2008 City of Toronto Book Award.
Sarah Schulman in San Francisco
Meet Sarah Schulman at one of her readings in the Bay Area in November.
Nicole Markotić in Winnipeg
Larry Duplechan in West Hollywood
Peter Flinsch in Montreal
Join author Ross Higgins and artist Peter Flinsch for the book launch of Peter Flinsch
Hope in Shadows wins City of Vancouver Book Award!
Hope in Shadows
by Brad Cran and Gillian Jerome (Arsenal Pulp Press/PivotLegal Society), a book of essays and photographs on Vancouver's Downtown
Eastside, has won the 2008 City of Vancouver Book Award.
Arsenal launches Arsenalia
We are pleased to announce the official launch of ARSENALIA
, Arsenal's brand new blog.
Hope in Shadows Shorlisted for City of Vancouver Book Award
Hiromi Goto New SFU Writer-in-Residence
Hiromi Goto, author of Hopeful Monsters
, is the new Writer-in-Residence at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver for 2008-09. Congratulations, Hiromi!
Where's Sarah? East Coast Edition
Vegan superstar Sarah Kramer's fun and fabulous tour continues! Join her as she launches her new book, Vegan a GoGo
at an East Coast venue near you!
Dictionary of Homophobia editor to present lecture at SFU
Arsenal Pulp Press, The Consulate of France and SFU present Louis-Georges Tin, editor of the Dictionary of Homophobia.
David N Odhiambo in Honolulu
Join David N. Odhiambo, author of The Reverend's Apprentice for his book launch in Honolulu.
Nicole Markotić launches new fiction title
To the Dogs Book launch
Arsenal Pulp Press and Presentation House Gallery invite you to the book launch of To the Dogs
by Peter Culley.
Join author Terry Goldie at Mitzi's Sister
Arsenal Pulp Press & Glad Day Bookshop present the Toronto launch of Terry Goldie's, queersexlife
Win, win, win!
Peta2.com is featuring a contest on behalf of Sarah Kramer and her new vegan travel book, Vegan a Go-Go! Check it out Here
Meet Sarah Kramer at Whole Foods
Conveniently placed for your hectic December vegan grocery shopping needs!
Get It Ripe Wins Gourmand Award
LGBT Declaration Presented at United Nations
Today (December 18) at the United Nations in New York, Louis-Georges Tin led a contingent from France that presented a declaration to the UN General Assembly urging the decriminalization of homosexuality worldwide.