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Adeena Karasick : Readings, Tours and Events



Readings, Tours and Events

  • 26 05 99 Heaven & Art Book Cafe [WINNIPEG].
  • 21 05 99 Chapters Books, 695 Empress Street [WINNIPEG].
  • 20 05 99 Chapters Books, 1225 St. Mary's Road [WINNIPEG].
  • 30 04 99 Black Sheep Books [VANCOUVER].
  • 25 04 99 B.C. (W)rites of Spring [VANCOUVER].
  • 20 04 99 Box: Urban Word Salon [TORONTO].
  • 18 04 99 Lit Live [HAMILTON].
  • 14 04 99 Chapters Books [TORONTO].
  • 03 04 99 Chapters Books [OTTAWA].
  • 02 04 99 Ontario (W)rites of Spring [OTTAWA].
  • 99 02 26 Café Zache Nu [TORONTO].
  • 99 02 25 Hart House Library Poetry Series, University of Toronto [TORONTO].
  • 98 10 06 Kacat Cabaret. Merlin Theatre [BUDAPEST, HUNGARY].
  • 98 10 03 University of Piliscaba [PILISCABA, HUNGARY].
  • 98 08 18 "Rehearsals for Extinct Anatomies" for Re-Inventing the Reel. Pacific Cinemateque [VANCOUVER].
  • 98 08 15 Chapters Books (for their gala opening) [VANCOUVER].
  • 98 08 14 Black Sheep Books [VANCOUVER].
  • 98 05 18 Barnes & Noble Bookstore [NEW YORK CITY].
  • 97 10 26 Telepoetics Reading [VANCOUVER].
  • 97 10 24 Black Sheep Books [VANCOUVER].
  • 97 10 23 Capilano College [VANCOUVER].
  • 97 09 28 Posman Books [NEW YORK CITY].
  • 97 09 02 Chapters Books [TORONTO].
  • 97 08 31 Finf un Tsen: Canadian Jewish Writers Cabaret, Ashkenaz Festival, Harbourfront [TORONTO].
  • 97 08 06 Bird of Paradise, Old City [JERUSALEM, ISRAEL].
  • 97 06 30 Tower Records and Books [TORONTO].
  • 97 06 07 League of Canadian Poets Gala for AGM, National Library [OTTAWA].
  • 97 05 20 Women and Print Bookstore [VANCOUVER].
  • 97 03 20 Telepoetics @ the Web Cafe [VANCOUVER].
  • 97 02 29 Kootenay School of Writing [VANCOUVER].
  • 96 12 19 Beatnik Cafe [TORONTO].
  • 96 12 08 Carnegie's [VANCOUVER].
  • 96 11 29 Mocambopo [VICTORIA].
  • 96 11 26 Imperial Public Library and Tavern [TORONTO].
  • 96 11 25 Tower Records and Books [TORONTO].
  • 96 11 24 The Idler [TORONTO].
  • 96 11 23 Canadian Poetry Association AGM. Hamilton Public Library [HAMILTON].
  • 96 11 22 Bistro Quatre [MONTREAL].
  • 96 11 19 DASH Cafe / Fashion Emporium [MONTREAL].
  • 96 11 17 Sleepless Goat Cafe [KINGSTON].
  • 96 11 12 YMHA [WINNIPEG].
  • 96 11 10 Heaven Art and Book Cafe [WINNIPEG].
  • 96 10 25 Lilongwe Literary Festival [MALAWI, AFRICA].
  • 96 07 18 Malawi Literary Festival [MALAWI, AFRICA].
  • 96 06 16 Idler Pub Reading Series [TORONTO].
  • 96 06 15 York University for "Women Reading Out of Silence" conference [TORONTO].
  • 96 04 09 Writes of Spring League of Canadian Poet's Benefit Reading. Bistro Quatre [MONTREAL].
  • 96 03 19 Talullah's Cabaret, Buddies and Bad Times Theatre [TORONTO].
  • 96 03 08 "The Coolest Girl in the World" at ArtCore Gallery [MONTREAL].
  • 96 03 02 "DIVA" at ArtCore Gallery, Is/Art [MONTREAL].
  • 96 02 14 Fetish Cafe for Book Launch for Revival: Spoken Word from Lollapolooza [MONTREAL].
  • 96 02 10 "Yawp" at Bistro Quatre [MONTREAL].
  • 96 02 02 "First Fidays" at Moment's Cafe [HAMILTON].
  • 96 01 31 "Art Bar Poetry Series" [TORONTO].
  • 95 10 25 The Language Show for the Spoken Word Festival [TORONTO].
  • 95 10 20 Nuyorican Poets Cafe [NEW YORK].
  • 95 10 07 Idler Pub Reading Series [TORONTO].
  • 95 10 01 "Poetburo Reading Series" at Ted's Collision [TORONTO].
  • 95 09 24 Bistro 360 and Rex Hotel for "Word on the Street" [TORONTO].
  • 95 09 22 "Spoken Word Cabaret" [MONTREAL].
  • 95 09 19 "Poets Refuge" Free Times Cafe [TORONTO].
  • 95 08 14 The Plaza [BLANTYRE, MALAWI, AFRICA].
  • 95 07 04 Area 10 [LILONGWE, MALAWI, AFRICA].
  • 95 07 21 University of Luton [LUTON, UK].
  • 95 06 02 Poets House for the "Canadian Book Exhibition" [NEW YORK].
  • 95 05 30 Vancouver Public Library Main Branch [VANCOUVER].
  • 95 05 28 Womens' Television Network [VANCOUVER].
  • 95 05 27 Open Space [VICTORIA].
  • 95 05 06 Bar None Cafe [COURTENAY].
  • 95 05 05 Recreation Commission [DENMAN ISLAND].
  • 95 04 28 Black Sheep Books Inc. [VANCOUVER].
  • 95 04 18 West End Community Centre [VANCOUVER].
  • 95 04 17 "Reading Railroad". Railway Club [VANCOUVER].
  • 95 04 9 Octopus Books [VANCOUVER].
  • 95 03 31 "Liminal Sisters". Urban Poets Series. Little Alex [TORONTO].
  • 95 03 29 "Twiggy Reads". Twiggy's [TORONTO].
  • 95 03 15 "Wired on Words" CKUT 90.3 FM [MONTREAL].
  • 95 03 14 McGill University [MONTREAL].
  • 95 03 13 "Enough Said". Bistro Quatre [MONTREAL].
  • 95 02 24 "Late Harvest Journal Festival", Mixed Med Studio Gallery [TORONTO].
  • 95 02 18 Central Park Grill [BUFFALO].
  • 95 02 15 "Poetry Wednesdays". The Art Bar [TORONTO].
  • 95 01 23 Talullah's Cabaret, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre [TORONTO].
  • 94 12 31 "First Night Poetry Bash". Not Just Desserts [TORONTO].
  • 94 12 06 York University. Humanities Dept [NORTH YORK].
  • 94 12 06 Etobicoke School of the Arts [ETOBICOKE].
  • 94 12 05 Etobicoke School of the Arts [ETOBICOKE].
  • 94 11 24 Humberside Collegiate High School [TORONTO].
  • 94 10 22 "The Language Show". A Space Gallery [TORONTO].
  • 94 10 16 "Festival of The Spoken Word". Ultrasound Showbar [TORONTO].
  • 94 10 11 York University. English Dept [NORTH YORK].
  • 94 09 06 "Lollapalooza" [WASHINGTON].
  • 94 09 05 "Lollapalooza" [WASHINGTON].
  • 94 08 30 "Lollapalooza" [VANCOUVER].
  • 94 08 28 Railway Club [VANCOUVER].
  • 94 07 28 "Lollapalooza" [BERRI, ONTARIO].
  • 94 07 20 Sneaky Dee's for Lollapalooza Slam [TORONTO].
  • 94 07 17 Warren Tallman's Memorial. The Western Front [VANCOUVER].
  • 94 07 14 Reading and taping for Imprint Special: "Spoken Word" [TORONTO].
  • 94 07 13 Sneaky Dee's [TORONTO].
  • 94 07 1-5 "The Poetry Express" for the Fringe Festival [TORONTO].
  • 94 06 06 Reading and Talk at Centro Estudios Canadienses. Universidad de la Laguna [CANARY ISLANDS].
  • 94 06 07 Centro Estudios Canadienses. Universidad de la Laguna [CANARY ISLANDS].
  • 94 05 12 The Wellington: Mêmewars launch [TORONTO].
  • 94 05 04 The Railway Club: Mêmewars launch [VANCOUVER].
  • 94 04 19 Performance and Workshop at Queen Elizabeth High School as part of "Nat Christie Poetry Jam" with Clifton Joseph, Meryn Cadell [CALGARY].
  • 94 04 20 The Banff Centre for Performing Arts for "Action Poetry '94" with John Giorno, Jane Cortez, Lillian Allen [BANFF].
  • 94 02 27 Idler Pub [TORONTO].
  • 94 01 22 Performance and Talk at SNDT Womens University [BOMBAY].
  • 94 01 21 SNDT Women University [BOMBAY].
  • 94 01 13 Performance with discussion. University of Goa [GOA].
  • 94 01 12 University of Goa [GOA].
  • 94 01 11 University of Mysore [MYSORE].
  • 94 01 06 M.S. Baroda University [BARODA].
  • 93 12 15 Centro Estudios Canadienses. Universidad de la Laguna [CANARY ISLANDS].
  • 93 07 19 "Scream in High Park" [TORONTO].
  • 93 05 29 Pacific Northwestlife Folk Festival. (with Clifton Joseph, bill bissett) Seattle Centre [SEATTLE].
  • 93 05 22 Rogue Gallery, Market Square (with Clifton Joseph and Oko Onoura) Market Square [VICTORIA].
  • 93 05 21 "Arts Rational" Co-Op Radio [VANCOUVER].
  • 93 05 21 "Vancouver Free Press Festival". Pitt Gallery [VANCOUVER].
  • 93 05 18 "Slip of the Tongue" Series. Glass Slipper [VANCOUVER].
  • 93 04 28 "Apostles Bar Launch". (with Paul Dutton) Clintons [TORONTO].
  • 93 04 25 "Cabaret Vert Benefit". [in conjunction with National Book Festival] (with Robert Priest, Yves Troendle) Ultrasound Showbar [TORONTO].
  • 93 04 05 "(W)rites of Spring: League of Canadian Poets Gala Benefit" (with Lillian Allen and Clifton Joseph, Robert Priest). Clintons [TORONTO].
  • 93 03 20 State University of New York at Buffalo [NEW YORK].
  • 93 03 18 McGill University [MONTREAL].
  • 93 01 24 The Idler Pub [TORONTO].
  • 93 01 19 The Free Times Cafe [TORONTO].
  • 92 12 14 Cafe May [TORONTO].
  • 92 11 09 Apocalypse Gallery [VANCOUVER].
  • 92 10 29 In the Midst Book Launch/Tribute for Warren Tallman. Western Front [VANCOUVER].
  • 92 10 21 Talonbooks 25th Anniversary Gala Vancouver International Writers Festival. False Creek Community Centre [VANCOUVER].
  • 92 10 11 The Idler Pub. Post Book Launch performance [TORONTO].
  • 92 10 06 University of Manitoba. (Reading for David Arnason's class) [WINNIPEG].
  • 94 07 12 CIUT Radio [TORONTO].
  • 94 04 27 "Arts National" CBC Radio [TORONTO].
  • 92 07 15 Universitat Freiburg. Translation Theory with Performance [GERMANY].
  • 92 05 11 Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz [GERMANY].
  • 92 05 13 Centre the Circle [OXFORD, UK].
  • 92 05 16 The Victoria (with Bob Cobbing, Paula Claire) [LONDON, UK].
  • 92 05 17 Chapter Arms [CARDIFF, WALES].
  • 92 05 18 Hebrew University of Jerusalem [ISRAEL].
  • 92 05 20 Bewleys Museum [DUBLIN, IRELAND].
  • 92 05 26 Justus-Liebig Universität Giessen [GERMANY].
  • 92 05 27 John F. Kennedy-Institut fur Nordamerikanstudien, Berlin [GERMANY].
  • 92 04 2 Atomik House of Poetry [VANCOUVER].
  • 92 04 25 "Resounding": Atomik House of Poetry [VANCOUVER].
  • 92 04 24 "Drive-Thru Poetry Blast-Off", Vancouver Free Press Festival [VANCOUVER].
  • 92 04 24 Book Launch [The Empress Has No Closure] W.I.S.E. Club Hall [VANCOUVER].
  • 92 04 24 Planetary Poetry Bash [VANCOUVER].
  • 92 04 23 W.I.S.E. Club Hall [VANCOUVER].
  • 92 04 12 Pre Launch Reading [The Empress Has No Closure] [VANCOUVER].
  • 92 03 Sylvesters, York University [TORONTO].
  • 91 06 Reading and "poet talk" for "Artists Showcase" [VANCOUVER].
  • 91 03 Gynergy Coffee House [TORONTO].
  • 90 12 Guest Lecture for Victor Coleman's "Dream Class". Performance with discussion of feminist/deconstructionist theory as applied to contemporary poetic trends, Ryerson College [TORONTO].
  • 90 11 Western Front (with Michael Ondaatje, bill bissett, Victor Coleman, Lola Tostevin) [VANCOUVER].
  • 90 09 "Sensasound 90: Toronto Sound Poetry" in Conjunction with the League of Canadian Poets, "Word on the Street". Performance at the Bamboo [TORONTO].
  • 90 08 "Commercial Street Festival" WISE Hall [VANCOUVER].
  • 90 04 Rivoli (with bill bissett) [TORONTO].
  • 89 10 Vancouver Art Gallery (with bill bissett) [VANCOUVER].
  • 88 11 Lectures and Performance. Contemporary Theory and Aesthetics. East Kootenay College [CRANBROOK, B.C.].
  • 88 08 "The Greatest Show" (with R. Murray Schafer) [PETERBOROUGH].
  • 88 07 R2B2 Books [VANCOUVER].
  • 88 04 Co-ordinated Sound Poetry Festival for National Book Week at McGill University (bill bissett, Christopher Dewdney, Steve McCaffery, Karen Mac Cormack, Paul Dutton) [MONTREAL].
  • 88 03 Lenox Hotel (with Warren Tallman, Robin Blaser, bp Nichol, Steve McCaffery, John Clarke) [BUFFALO, N.Y.].
  • 88 02 McGill University [MONTREAL].
  • 87 12 Yellow Door Coffee House [MONTREAL].
  • 87 08 Kits Neighbourhood House [VANCOUVER].
  • 87 04 ANERCA Reading, Classical Joint [VANCOUVER].
  • 87 04 "Writers Showcase" [VANCOUVER].
  • 86 11 Octopus Books [VANCOUVER].
  • 86 09 Art Gallery, University of British Columbia [VANCOUVER].
  • 86 07 The Naropa Institute for Disembodied Poetics (with Ginsberg, Creeley, Burroughs) [BOULDER, COLORADO].
  • 86 03 CITR Radio, "from dis(emanations" [VANCOUVER].
  • 86 02 ANERCA Reading, Western Front [VANCOUVER].
  • 85 04 The Museum of Anthropology, University of British Columbia [VANCOUVER].


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