Event Details: JMSB @ Concordia, Corner of Guy & de Maisonneuve, 7pm room 2.130 aka The Floating Box Room.


ELISABETH DE MARIAFFI is the Giller Prize-nominated author of one book of short stories, How To Get Along With Women (Invisible Publishing, 2012) and the new novel, The Devil You Know (HarperCollins, 2015). Her poetry and short fiction have been widely published in magazines across Canada. In 2013, her story “Kiss Me Like I’m the Last Man on Earth” was shortlisted for a National Magazine Award.

(You can find her on Twitter @ElisabethdeM and at her website http://elisabethdemariaffi.com/.)

GEORGE MURRAY is the author of Diversion (ECW, 2015), as well as four books of poetry: Whiteout (ECW, 2012), Glimpse: Selected Aphorisms (ECW, 2010), The Rush to Here (Nightwood, 2007), The Hunter (McClelland & Stewart, 2003). He regularly reviews poetry and fiction for the Globe and Mail. From 2003 to 2011, he was the editor and operator of the popular literary website Bookninja.com. He was made the poet laureate of St. John’s, Newfoundland in 2014.

(You can find him on Twitter @bookninja and at his website https://georgemurray.wordpress.com/.)

+Thanks to the Co-op Bookstore for being our bookseller for this event+

The Concordia Community Solidarity Co-op Bookstore is pleased to offer a viable alternative to the corporate structure, putting students’ best interests above and beyond our own bottom line. As a not-for-profit alternative to corporate bookstores, we are conveniently located right on Concordia’s downtown campus at 2150 Bishop Street in Montreal. Offering both new and used books, in addition to a wide variety of artisan consignments, we also boast the largest selection of sex and gender studies titles anywhere in Montreal.

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