The Word is home to Montreal’s longest running Anglophone poetry reading series.

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Book Launch: Never Again by Endre Farkas – Oct. 19, 2016

Book Launch: Small Fires by Kelly Norah Drukker- Oct. 12, 2016

Denis Sampson Book Launch

Sampson’s latest book is ‘The Found Voice: Writers’ Beginnings’, published in May 2016 by Oxford University Press and some months later by OUP (Canada). He launched at The Word on October 5, 2016.

Photos by Pierre Letarte.

The Montreal Launch for Leviathan and Wax Lyrical-May 30, 2016

Featuring Carmine Starnino and Klara Du Plessis

The Véhicule Press Spring Launch

Featuring Michael Harris, Asa Boxer, David Antoine-Williams Ewan Whyte, and Marc Plourde.


The Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here Reading


The Montreal Storytellers Launch