Reading, Resisting Canada anthology launch, with editor Nyla Matuk and others, J.W. McConnell Building, Concordia University, Montreal, QC. (Dec 1)
Reading, Resisting Canada anthology launch, with editor Nyla Matuk and others, Knife|Fork|Book, Toronto (Nov 28)
Included poems, Resisting Canada, an anthology, edited by Nyla Matuk, published by Véhicule Press.
Reading, Fitzhenry & Whiteside Showcase, with Anne Compton, Sarah Feldman, and Evan Jones, Knife|Fork|Book, Toronto. (Aug 9)
Books housed, This Being and The Essential Anne Wilkinson, Glasgow Women’s Library.
Review, The Malahat Review, of poems first published in Issue #164.
Residency, Elizabeth Bishop House, Great Village, Nova Scotia. (Apr 7 – 20)
February & March 2019
Reading, Guernica Editions fall Toronto launch of David Helwig: Essays on His Works, Toronto. (Nov 18)
Tribute, “Singular Voice, Unassuming Craftsman“, Guernica Editions website. (Nov 5)
Reading, Lit Live Reading Series, with Ray Robertson, Moez Surani, Mary Lou Dickinson, Cameron Anstee, and Liz Harmer, The Staircase Theatre, Hamilton. (Nov 4)
Reading, Room to Room: Poetry & Architecture in Conversation (published by ARKITEXWERKS), with Ted Landrum, Komi Olaf, and Elsa Lam, Knife|Fork|Book, Toronto. (Nov 2)
Reading, “An Evening with David Helwig”* with Deirdre Kessler, Hugh MacDonald, Simon Lloyd, et al, The Carriage House, Beaconsfield Historic House, Charlottetown, PEI, *a celebration and launch of David Helwig: Essays on His Works hosted by Bookmark. (Sep 25)
Interview, CBC Radio, “Mainstreet PEI” with Angela Walker and PEI Poet Laureate Deirdre Kessler re Helwig celebration and launch of David Helwig: Essays on His Works, CBC Studios, Charlottetown, PEI. (Sep 25)
New book, David Helwig: Essays on His Works, Vol. #49 of Essential Writers Series, published by Guernica Editions. (Sep 6)
Buzz, David Helwig: Essays on His Works, Numéro Cinq magazine. (Jul 6)
New essay, “Inside the House of Mirrors: Reflections on Wayne Clifford’s The Exile’s Papers, Part One: The Duplicity of Autobiography“, in new book Am, Be: The Poetry of Wayne Clifford (Frog Hollow Press, literary criticism monograph #6), with M. Travis Lane, Jeffery Donaldson, and editor Shane Neilson.
This Being, CBC’s “Ultimate Canadian Poetry List”, #7 of 68 books recommended by readers. (May 18)
Appearance, Canadian Independent Booksellers Day, with Rob Winger, Jessica Westhead, David Wolfman, and Alissa York, Blue Heron Books, Uxbridge, ON. (Apr 28)
“Five Short Poems by Anne Wilkinson“, The Essential Anne Wilkinson, The Neglected Books Page (US). (Apr 5)
Review of This Being, Winter 2018 print issue, ARC Poetry magazine.
February – March 2018
Fellowship & residency, Hawthornden International Retreat for Writers, Midlothian, Scotland. (Feb 10 – Mar 9)
Guest author, WCDR Round Table Pro Panel, Writers’ Community of Durham Region, Whitby, ON. (Dec 9)
Guest speaker, Artist Meet-up, Station Gallery, Whitby, ON. (Dec 7)
Feature, “Filling in the Blanks”, about Re|Visions, Slowcity.ca.
Reading & workshop, “What Will They Know of Us?”, via Re|Visions, Station Gallery, Whitby. (Nov 12)
Interview, “Unravelling Strands, Reweaving History: An Interview with Ingrid Ruthig“, Whitby Station Gallery.
Review of THIS BEING by Jill Stoner, Canadian Architect magazine.
Solo exhibition, Ingrid Ruthig: Re|Visions, Station Gallery, Whitby, ON. (Oct 14 to Dec 19)
Interview, “Curiosity and the Ordinary“, Transactions with Beauty.
Award, THIS BEING wins League of Canadian Poets 2017 Gerald Lampert Memorial Award.
Guest speaker, Durham Reach exhibition “Tour & Talk”, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, ON. (Feb 5)
Feature, Durham Reach exhibition catalogue, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa.
Quoted, Toronto Star, Durham Reach featured in Sunday Edition. (Feb 5)
Guest speaker, Durham District School Board, Whitby, ON. (Dec 16)
Reading, Hot-Sauced Words poetry series, Toronto, ON. (Nov 28)
Feature, St. Marys Journal Argus print edition & Metroland papers online. (Oct 8)
Radio interview, “HOWL” CIUT 89.5FM, with host Nancy Bullis, Toronto, ON. (Sep 27)
Guest speaker, Spirit of the Hills writing group, Grafton, ON. (Sep 17)
Reading, East Coast launch, with guest poet Brian Bartlett, Halifax, ON. (Sep 7)
Guest appearance, “Telling Stories with Jules Carlysle”, 2016-17 season, Episode 3, Rogers TV, with repeat broadcast throughout year. (Sep & Oct)
Reading, “Lay Your Word Down” poetry series, Cobourg, ON. (Jul 7)
Interview, “12 or 20 questions”, with rob mclennan.
Review of This Being, Northumberland Today. (Jun 20)
Listed, This Being, 49th Shelf’s “On Our Radar: The Summer Edition“.
Reading & official book launch, Ben McNally Books, Toronto, ON. (Jun 8)
Interview, SlowCity magazine.
Feature, “Altered States: Poems from This Being“, Numéro Cinq magazine.
Reading, This Being official Durham launch, Station Gallery, Whitby, ON. (May 26)
Reading, Ontario Writers’ Conference Festival of Authors, Ajax, ON, with Teva Harrison and Andrew F. Sullivan. (Apr 30)
Teaching resource: “Unpacking Poetry: Exploring the Essential Poets Series”, The Porcupine’s Quill.
Guest author, “Art Waves” radio, an interview, Hamilton, Ontario, with Shane Neilson, Amanda Jernigan, and host Bernadette Rule, to discuss editing The Porcupine’s Quill’s Essential Poets Series. Listen to archived program #277.
New poem featured on “Sunrise with Sea Monsters“.
Review of The Essential Anne Wilkinson in The Bull Calf Review.
Review of The Essential Anne Wilkinson in Canadian Literature 224, Spring 2015 issue.
Poem, “Shift Change”, on Toronto Poetry Map (from MESS: the hospital anthology, Tightrope Books, 2014).
Textwork, The Narrative of Marie, Station Gallery. (Dec to Jan)
Brief introduction,Anne Wilkinson presented by Ingrid Ruthig, featured on Brick Books’ 40th anniversary celebration of Canadian poetry.
Textwork, A Place to Stand, Station Gallery, Whitby, ON.
Named, The Essential Anne Wilkinson, a 2014 “Book of the Year” by CNQ Canadian Notes & Queries.
Reading, “Lay Your Word Down” poetry series, Cobourg, ON.
Textwork, Heads of Fate: Mary S. (prizewinner), Station Gallery juried exhibition, Whitby. (Dec to Jan)
Reading, “Writers in my Residence“, with Stuart Ross, Whitby, ON.
New poems, The Antigonish Review, Issue #179.
Exhibiting artist, TexTiles series, Oshawa Space Invaders 2014 Urban Art Festival.
Reading, “Words of the Season”, Durham Region’s Culture Days, Pickering, Ontario.
Cover art, “Antoinette’s Head”, Short Fiction Renaissance anthology (Piquant Press, 2014).
Interview, Ontario Writers’ Conference Festival of Authors, Ajax, ON, with Karen Connelly, Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer, and Catherine Bush.
Textwork, Antoinette’s Head, Station Gallery, Whitby.
Contributor, A Rewording Life anthology.
Community TA, University of Pennsylvania “Modern & Contemporary American Poetry”.
Contributor, Mess: the hospital anthology (Tightrope Books, 2014).
Interview, “On the Weaving Together of Writers and Editors”, “Stories, Words and Whispers” blog.
Textwork dBooked, McLean Recreation Complex, Ajax, ON. (Jan to Feb)\
Featured artwork, Confluence, 2014 Ontario Writers’ Conference “Story Starter”.
Reading & artist exhibitor. TexTiles, “Small Works” show, The Vault, Oshawa, ON. (Dec to Jan)
Listed, Slipstream, Open Book Ontario‘s “Focus On: Durham Region–The Recommended Reads”.
Essay, “Here Be Writers: Charting One Writer’s Journey in Literary Durham Region”, Open Book Ontario‘s “Focus On” series.
Textwork, TexTiles (prizewinner), juried exhibition, Station Gallery. Jurors: Anik Glaude, Gil McElroy, and Alice Teichert.
Interview, Whitby Public Library, with Bill Swan.
Textworks, “Take a City” article, Matilda Magtree blog.
Exhibiting artist, Oshawa Space Invaders urban art festival, Oshawa, ON.
Guest columnist, Encore Literary Magazine “Ephemeris”. Read the essay “Linkage“.
Reading, More 2 Life 4 Women magazine’s “Summer Solstice Open Mic”, Whitby, ON.
Reading, launch of Daryl Hine’s A Reliquary and Other Poems (Fitzhenry & Whiteside), Ben McNally Books, Toronto.
Essay “Driving Away”, Canada Writes HYPERLOCAL, CBC.ca.
Poem broadsides, “Rumours Of Sky” and “Timekeeping With A Friend”, (ARKITEXWERKS).
Interview, “Books & Brunch” event, Wooden Sticks Golf Club, Uxbridge, ON.
Reading, Visual Arts Centre of Clarington poetry event, Bowmanville, ON.
Listed, Richard Outram: Essays on His Works a an Open Book Ontario “Recommended Reads: Cobourg and Port Hope”.
Textwork, BinaReCodings, Station Gallery, Whitby, ON.
Guest curator, Open Book Ontario‘s “Ontario Literary Landmark”: Richard Outram’s former Port Hope, Ontario home.
Essay, “Only the Words” (click link to read archived text), with photos of textwork The Etymologist’s Collection, featured on CanadianPoetries.com.
Exhibitor, “Shift” juried exhibition, Station Gallery, Whitby, ON. (Dec to Jan)
Feature, “Poets on Art”, CanadianPoetries.com. (Nov)
Interview, “November Noir” event, Whitby Public Library, with novelists Ruth E. Walker and Allison Baggio.
Artist talk, “Super Sunday: Text Collage”, Station Gallery, Whitby. (Nov)
Exhibitor, “Reading the Image”, curated show, Station Gallery, Whitby, with John Di Leonardo, Jean-Michel Komarnicki, Helen Bajorek MacDonald, Kal Honey, and Toni Hamel. (Oct to Dec)
Reading, Toronto launch of The Best Canadian Poetry in English 2012 anthology (eds. Molly Peacock & Carmine Starnino; Tightrope Books). (Oct)
Solo show, Slipstream, Town Hall, Ajax, ON (Sep)
Textwork, dBooked, Book<>Art group show, Blue Heron Studio, Uxbridge, ON (Sep)
Textworks, “Off the Page”, Surfacing group show, Station Gallery, Whitby, ON (Sep)
Book review, National Post July 28 print edition.
Contributor, Poet to Poet anthology (Guernica Editions, 2012).
Reviews of Richard Outram: Essays on His Works (Guernica Editions, 2011) in Northern Poetry Review and NewPages.com.
Two-book review, Northern Poetry Review (as new associate editor).
Interview, Northern Poetry Review, with Leigh Kotsilidis.
Feature, East of the City magazine, autumn Arts issue: on the cover, and “Caught in the Slipstream” feature by Heather O’Connor.
Exhibitor, Rock, Paper, Scissors juried show, Station Gallery, Whitby.
Interview, “November Noir” event, Whitby Public Library.
Article, Literary Landmark, Open Book Ontario.
Book release, Slipstream – a textwork (ARKITEXWERKS). Launched at the Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, Bowmanville, ON. (Autumn)
Book release, Richard Outram: Essays on His Works (Guernica Editions). (Autumn)
Features, “On Writing and Mixed Media, with Ingrid Ruthig“, Open Book Ontario, and “Who’s Who” in WordWeaver.
New poems, The Antigonish Review Vol. 42, No.165.
Textworks, Station Gallery, Whitby, ON. (Apr)
Interview, Centennial Building, Whitby Public Library.
Reading, Pandora’s Box Salon “Some Like It Hot”, Aurora Cultural Centre, in conjunction with Slipstream show. (Feb)
Solo show, Slipstream, Aurora Cultural Centre, Aurora, ON. (Jan 22 to Apr 9)
Textwork, Japanese Staging Of An Ontario Play, Station Gallery, Whitby, ON. (Dec-Jan)
Solo show, Fragments of the Missing, Whitby Public Library.
Solo show, Slipstream, Artspace on the Mezzanine, Clarington Public Library, Bowmanville.
Featured poems, “Poem of the Month“, Parliamentary Poet Laureate’s website and archived. (June & July)
Solo show, Fragments of the Missing, Ontario Power Generation Information Centre, Pickering, ON (May & June)
Interview, “Seven Questions, Now and Then” in WCDR “Reading As Writers”.
Interview, Whitby Public Library.
Book review, Northern Poetry Review.
Reading, launch of Rogue Stimulus anthology (Mansfield Press), Toronto, ON. (Mar)
Interview, Maisonneuve magazine, with Rabindranath Maharaj.
New poems, Ditch, anthology 4 (canadian) (innovative poets) (Trainwreck Press).
Group show, Artspace on the Mezzanine, Bowmanville, with Jane Eccles, Olex Wlasenko, Jean-Michel Komarnicki, Sally Thurlow, Margaret Rodgers, David B. Gillespie. (Dec)
New poems, Gloom Cupboard and Grain magazine Vol. 36.3.
Book reviews, Quill & Quire and Northern Poetry Review. (December)
Profile, Surfacing arts magazine.
Reading & discussion, “More Than Meets The Ear: Artists and Writers in Dialogue”, Clarington Public Library, Bowmanville.