The SimplyRaw Living Foods Detox Manual author signing
Natasha Kyssa, author of The SimplyRaw Living Foods Detox Manual, will be signing copies of her book in Ithaca, NY!
Join authors Ivan E. Coyote and S. Bear Bergman at the Butch Voices Conference in Oakland, CA.
Woolly fun for everyone!
The Vancouver Book Launch for Yarn Bombing: The Art of Crochet and Knit Graffiti!
Toronto's Word on the Street Festival
Join Paul Bellini, Steven Bereznai, Terry Goldie, and Suki Lee as they discuss their new anthology of essays on queer life.
Details for the Vancouver launch of Rhonda Waterfall's new book The Only Thing I Have.
Join Sarah Schulman at Solas Bar
Author Sarah Schulman will be participating in the St. Mark's Bookshop Reading Series.
I Like It Like That: Call for Submissions
Arsenal Pulp Press and editors Richard Labonte and Lawrence Schimel are looking for true-life erotic gay male stories for inclusion in a new anthology entitled I Like It Like That, to be published in the Fall of 2009.
Introducing Arsenal TV
Brian Howell Exhibition at Winsor Gallery
Joey Shithead and D.O.A. tour China
Joey Shithead (author of I, Shithead
) and D.O.A. are leaving this week for China where they will perform four shows.
The Reverend's Apprentice author in Canada
Dreena Burton's Chocolate Chip Cookies
Dreena Burton is the queen of vegan chocolate chip cookies!! Her YouTube video produced by Everday Dish.TV
has now been viewed over 70,000 times!!
Vegan a GoGo Cookbook of the Year!
Arsenal Pulp Press is pleased to announce that Vegan a GoGo
by Sarah Kramer has won the Libby Award for Best Cookbook of the Year by Peta2.org
Join Arsenal in Welcoming Home Ivan E. Coyote!
Arsenal Pulp Press invites you to The Slow Fix Book Launch with Ivan E. Coyote and special guest Cris Derksen.
Get your movie on
Arsenal Pulp Press is pleased to introduce Queer Film Classics, a new series of books on classics of LGBT cinema from around the world written by leading LGBT film writers and scholars.
Ivan at Vancouver Poetry Slam
Check out Arsenal author and storyteller extrodinaire, Ivan E. Coyote at the Vancouver International Poetry Slam.
Watch it here!
In like a lion, out like a porn star
Attend a titillating PowerPoint presentation by Daniel Allen Cox at The Pilot Reading Series February/March Edition, presented by Matrix magazine, the Quebec Writers Federation, and Pop Montreal.
by Daniel Allen Cox has been named the March pick for Hard Cover: A Book Club For Men Into Men!
Vancouver and Toronto
Arsenal Pulp Press presents the launch of the highly anticipated queer women’s horror erotica anthology, Fist of the Spider Woman
, edited by Amber Dawn. Media Sponsor: Xtra! West
Nominated for Roderick Haig-Brown Regional Prize
3 Arsenal titles nominated for the Lambda Literary Awards
Arsenal Pulp Press is pleased to announce that 3 of our titles have been shortlisted for the 2009 Lambda Literary Awards!
Scrapbook of My Years as a Zealot reading at Pages on Kensington
Join Natasha for the launch of her new book!
Please join Natasha Kyssa at Nicholas Hoare Books in Ottawa for the launch of her book, The SimplyRaw Living Foods Detox Manual.
The Modern Ayurvedic author at Whole Foods
Meet Amrita Sondhi- author of The Modern Ayurvedic
and founder of Movement Global Yoga Wear Company at Whole Foods, West Vancouver on Sunday, April 19.
City Hall Art Gallery
The acclaimed art exhibition based on Ashok Mathur's novel A Little Distillery in Nowgong is now on display at the City Hall Art Gallery in Ottawa, until May 24.
Arsenal authors read from nominated books!
Join Arsenal authors Larry Duplechan and Daniel Allen Cox as they participate in the 2009 Lambda Literary Award Finalist Reading Series in Los Angeles and New York!
Come and meet the contributors
Kuroshio author celebrates Asian Heritage Month
Sarach Schulman named the 2009 winner!
Sarah Schulman has been named the 2009 winner of the Kessler Award, given to a scholar who has, over a number of years, produced a substantive body of work that has had a significant influence on the field of GLBTQ Studies.
Brad Cran Named Vancouver's Poet Laureate
In a ceremony at Vancouver City Hall on May 5, Brad Cran was named Vancouver's Poet Laureate by the City of Vancouver.
Spread the Word!
May 17 is International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. Unlike Gay Pride, which celebrates LGBT life, IDAHOT is an opportunity to remind us all that the war has not yet been won, and that homophobia and transphobia still persists around the world.
Book Expo America
If you're in the New York area and are attending Book Expo America, please come and visit us at Booth no. 4514
Daniel Allen Cox will be reading from his novel Shuck at Formerly Known As, a two-day festival of performance, art and video by male sex workers. This night of delirium is part of the San Francisco Sex Worker Arts Festival.
Sarah Schulman in San Francisco
Join Sarah Schulman at the Radar Reading Series in San Francisco as they celebrate 6 years!!
Proud Voices Reading Series, Toronto
Arsenal authors at the third annual PROUD VOICES READING SERIES as part of Pride Week 2009, Toronto.
Natasha is everywhere!!
Arsenal authors at Pride Victoria
Join Arsenal Pulp Press and a ton of our authors at Victoria's Pride Celebrations!!
VegNews Awards 2009
It's time to vote for the 2009 Vegnews Awards and win some fabulous prizes.
A disjunct! W2 and KSW co-production
The Ayurvedic Way
The Modern Ayurvedic Cookbook author Amrita Sondhi is host of a new TV program entitled The Ayurvedic Way.
Fourth Annual Toronto Women's Bookstore BBQ and Harbord Street Sale
For the fourth year in a row, The Toronto Women's Bookstore, Good For Her and Wonderworks on Harbord Street are teaming up to show off the
diversity and community feel of this neighborhood!
To the Dogs, featured backlist title
To the Dogs
by Nanaimo poet and author Peter Culley is this month's featured backlist title. Peter is on his mini-world tour and you can find out more here
Sarah Schulman interview on 92Y blog
A video interview with Attila Richard Lukacs by Frederic Cummings, in Attila's Vancouver studio.
Arsenal authors Ashok Mathur and Billeh Nickerson will appear at the 2009 Vancouver Writers Festival
Ivan E. Coyote named Vancouver Public Library's Writer-in-Residence
Ivan E. Coyote has been named the Vancouver Public Library's newest Writer-in-Residence.
Ivan, Rhonda and the Yarn Bombers
WOTS Vancouver hosts 3 Arsenal authors.
Ivan E. Coyote as Writer in Residence at VPL, Rhonda Waterfall, author of The Only Thing I Have and the Yarn Bombing gals will be appearing "under" Word on the Street.
Signed copies of Ashok Mathur's new novel A Little Distillery in Nowgong are now available!
An "I am a Macho Slut" button is available free with every purchase of the new edition of Macho Sluts by Patrick Califia.
Hope in Shadows has been longlisted for the 2009 George Ryga Award for Social Issues.
Check out a video of Ivan E. Coyote and Anna Camilleri performing as part of Swell (along with Lyndell Montgomery).
An article on Yarn Bombing: The Art of Crochet & Knit Graffiti appears on the book blog of The New Yorker.
Michael Turner's novel Hard Core Logo is being adapted for the stage in 2010.
Billeh Nickerson in Kingston, Calgary and Vancouver
McPoems author Billeh Nickerson does the fall festival circuit with stops in Kingston, Calgary and Vancouver.
Vancouver, Kamloops, Calgary, Toronto, Halifax, London, Dubai and Mumbai!
Win a Sarah Kramer Go Vegan! 2010 Wall Calendar from VegNews and Arsenal
Join Sarah at Panacea in Toronto
Sarah Kramer is headed to Toronto in September! She’s going to headline a benefit for Ark II (as well as appear on CTV’s national morning show "Canada AM"), all to help promote the new 10th anniversary edition of How It All Vegan! as well as her Go Vegan! 2010 Wall Calendar.
Signed copies of Rhonda Waterfall's story collection The Only Thing I Have are now available.
Shuck by Daniel Allen Cox has been shortlisted for a ReLit Award in the category of Best Novel.
Yarn Bombing authors on CBC
Bob Nixon from CBC Television spotlighted our Yarn Bombing authors Mandy Moore and Leanne Prain. Check out the video here
The Only Thing I Have, the debut story collection by Rhonda Waterfall, has been named a Hot Pick for Fall by The National Post.
Eat, Drink & Be Vegan, Dreena Burton's blog named for her bestselling cookbook, appears at Number 4 on a list of the Top 10 Vegan Blogs by Examiner.com.
The first solo poetry collection by novelist Larissa Lai
Arsenal Pulp Press and Frontenac House Publishers
present the launches of Automaton Biographies,
the first full-length poetry collection by Larissa Lai
and Wait Until Late Afternoon, a collaborative long poem also known as distilled, decanted and debauched by Hiromi Goto and David Bateman.
The Art of Crochet and Knit Graffiti
Join Mandy Moore and Leanne Prain for demo/signing of their new book Yarn Bombing: The Art of Crochet and Knit Graffiti. November 5, 2009 at Book Warehouse on Davie St.
An evening with S. Bear Bergman and Ivan E. Coyote
Arsenal Pulp Press and Xtra! West invite you to an evening withThe Nearest Exit May Be Behind You author S. Bear Bergman and Ivan E. Coyote, author of The Slow Fix.
"I am an American Hunk" buttons are available free with every website purchase of American Hunks.
The film rights to Zed have been optioned by Vancouver's Mad Samurai Productions.
Chinese rights to National Dreams: Myth, Memory and Canadian Culture by Daniel Francis have been sold to Nanjing University Press.
Slideshow with author
Join American Hunks
author David Chapman with Brett Josef Grubisic at Little Sister's on Sunday, October 4 for a slideshow presentation.
The Mere Future author events
Join contributors to I Like It Like That for a reading/launch in Montreal.
Michael Turner is the new Writer-in-Residence at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver.
The Dictionary of Homophobia author at UofT and York University
Louis-Georges Tin, the Paris-based author of The Dictionary of Homophobia, will be making two appearances in Toronto on October 5 and 6, 2009.
Edmonton festival hosts Maruysa Bociurkiw
Comfort Food for Breakups
author Marusya Bocirukiw is featured at LITFEST, the Edmonton International Literary Festival, October 21-25
Join Shuck author Daniel Allen Cox at the closing ceremonies of Wilfrid Laurier University’s Queer Awareness Week, for a reading and roundtable chat on queer identities.
Sarah Kramer appeared on "Canada A.M." to promote the publication of How It All Vegan: 10th Anniversary Edition.
Sarah Kramer was interviewed in Toronto by the Toronto Vegetarian Association and Taste T.O. for her book How It All Vegan: 10th Anniversary Edition.
Brad Cran and Gillian Jerome, authors of Hope in Shadows, are part of "Creating Collective Memory," a 3-day series of events and workshops sponsored by Geist.
A Little Distillery author reads at The Marquee Room
Arsenal Pulp Press and the Mount Royal University Department of English invite you to join author Ashok Mathur, for a reading from his new novel, A Little Distillery in Nowgong.
S. Bear Bergman's Virtual Blog Book Tour
S. Bear Bergman is on a Virtual Book Tour through the blogosphere.
A discussion on the importance of locally-purchased materials and collection development. With cuts to libraries, arts and recently to BC BookWorld, ABPBC and BCAMP - this is timely!
Mere Future author reading
Join novelist and cultural critic Sarah Schulman for a reading of The Mere Future
. Schulman gives us a New York that might already look too familiar to some in this, her 12th book.
Follow Bear on hir Canadian and American tour of readings, lectures and other events.
Dreena Burton's third cookbook Eat, Drink & Be Vegan was recently featured on Ellen Degeneres' website under "Books Ellen Reads."
Signed copies of Billeh Nickerson's poetry book McPoems are now available!
On November 12 Sarah Schulman will deliver the 2009 David R. Kessler Lecture in New York.
A slideshow of images from American Hunks appears on Out.com.
Excerpts from three Arsenal books appear in Geist magazine's Issue No. 74.
Tenth Anniversary of How It All Vegan!
Join coauthor Sarah Kramer in celebrating the tenth anniversary of the bestselling cookbook How It All Vegan! and get a signed edition of the book!
HIAV Book Bash and COK Benefit!
Compassion Over Killing is host of a How It All Vegan! Book Bash & COK Benefit co-sponsored by Positive TV.
A benefit for One World Spokane and the Spokane Vegans
Spokane Vegans are hosting a benefit dinner and discussion with guest Sarah Kramer, best-selling vegan cookbook author.
Charles Demers in Vancouver
Arsenal Pulp Press invites you to join author Charles Demers for the launch of his book Vancouver Special.
Two Books, Two Artists
Arsenal Pulp Press invites you to join author Jon Davies for the launch of his book Trash, A Queer Film Classic.
Join the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies (CLAGS) for an inspiring evening of conversation with author and activist Sarah Schulman. Linda Villarosa, award winning journalist, editor and author will play conversational host.
Matthew Hays and Thomas Waugh talk about Queer Film Classics, their new queer film series of books, with Xtra!
Patrick Califia was recently interviewed by Capital Xtra! about the new edition of Macho Sluts.
An interview with Rhonda Waterfall, author of The Only Thing I Have, appears on rob mclennan's blog.
Sarah Kramer is the special guest at a fundraiser for Hearts on Noses, a sanctuary for pot-bellied pigs, hosted by Karmavore Vegan Shop in New Westminster.
Allan Peterkin, author of One Thousand Beards, was interviewed in The Daily Beast in an article about goatees.
An interview with Sarah Kramer appears in Monday Magazine.
The blog Hugger Food covered Sarah Kramer's visit to Los Angeles to benefit Compassion Over Killing.
Sarah Schulman has been named on Out Magazine's annual "Out 100" list for 2009.
Sarah Kramer's Go Vegan! 2010 Wall Calendar made the Los Angeles Times' Holiday Gift Guide.
S. Bear Bergman's December Events
There are two more opportunities to see S. Bear Bergman live before the end of the year if you live in Baltimore or Toronto!
Charles Demers, author of Vancouver Special, was recently interviewed in Vancouver's The Westender.
Charles Demers, author of Vancouver Special, was recently surprised on his TV show The City List with a hilarious mock informercial for his book.
Sarah Schulman in Philly!
A reading with Sarah Schulman and Eileen Myles at Giovanni's Room in Philadelphia.
The new Queer Film Classics book series from Arsenal Pulp Press has been praised in Library Journal.
Vancouver Special excerpted in Vancouver Sun
Vancouver Special was excerpted in the Weekend Review section of the Vancouver Sun.
Yarn Bombing has made the 2009 Newsmakers List in Macleans Magazine.
We have launched the website
for the Vancouver Special book.
Autographed copies of Sarah Kramer's books are available, while supplies last!