Join Dalie Giroux, author of The Eye of the Master, for her talk on Colonialism and Everyday Life in Quebec: Images as Stories, part of the Vickers-Verduyn Annual Speaker Series in Canadian Studies, presented by the School of Indigenous and Canadian Studies at Carleton University.
On March 22 at 7PM ET, Eden Mills Writers' Festival presents their second March Book Club event featuring Ottawa author Kai Thomas in conversation with host Bee Quammie.
Suzette Mayr’s Giller-Prize winning The Sleeping Car Porter transports us to another time and place. But how does a writer “get" there? Dr.
On March 1st at 7PM ET, Eden Mills Writers' Festival presents their first March Book Club event featuring Dr.
Join us for the Ottawa launch of I Will Live for Both of Us: A History of Colonialism, Uranium Mining, and Inuit Resistance, with Joan Scottie and co-author Jack Hicks.
Join the Global Centre for Pluralism for an event to celebrate the launch of Cross-Border Cosmopolitans: Discussing Colonialism, Race and National Security with Dr. Wendell Nii Laryea Adjetey.
On February 15 at 7PM ET, Eden Mills Writers' Festival presents their February Book Club event featuring bestselling author Iain Reid in conversation with host Steven W. Beattie.
Author Meets Readers invites Carleton students and the community to join an informal discussion on new books published by members of the Carleton University Faculty of Public Affairs.
As daylight contracts towards the winter solstice, join us for an evening of poetry with a trio of talented writers.
When: Friday December 2, 7pm
Where: Octopus Books, 116 Third Ave., Ottawa
Join Octopus Books for the launch of The Rooftop Garden, the debut novel by Menaka Raman-Wilms. Featuring the author in conversation with Sarah Everts, journalism professor at Carleton University.
Carleton University and the Ottawa Writers Festival are co-organizing a literary event, “No New Land?,” to explore the entanglements of displacement and belonging.
As part of the International Writers Festival, Laura Macdonald will be speaking about her book co-edited with Pablo Heidrich, Canada’s Past and Future in Latin America.
A book launch celebrating the release of Atiqput: Inuit Oral History and Project Naming, will be taking place at Woodside Hall at the Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre (355 Cooper Street) between 5:00 - 7:00 PM on Wednesday, October
Meet author Kelly Bronson for a book signing in front of our store at 116 Third Ave. on Saturday, October 15 from 1pm-3pm.
We're celebrating the last weekend of summer 2022 with a visit from The Merry Dairy and their truck full of tasty treats!
Come join us on Saturday Sept 17 from 11am-2pm, grab a cone and check out the Merry Dairy's very own recipe book.
Meet Jo Rioux, Ottawa author and illustrator of the fantasy-adventure graphic novel trilogy Cat's Cradle, at an outdoor signing at Octopus Books!
Local author Ainalem Tebeje is back with a gripping story of refugee women in her new novel, The Refugee. Inspired by the courage of refugee women, the novel tells the story of women who travel a harrowing journey in search of freedom.
Meet local poet Anabelle Craig, first time author of Regarding the Decomposition of Words, for a signing in front of our store at 116 Third Ave on Saturday June 18th from 11am to 4pm.