Time: 19:00 - 21:00

Date: 29 November, 2019

Event Category: Book launch , Events , Performance

Website: www.vallummag.com

Location: #204-170 Jean Talon O., Atlas Building, Little Italy Montreal, Quebec H2R 2X4—#204-170 Jean Talon O. Atlas Building, Montreal, QC View map

Join us at Rocket Science Room for the launch of ๐‘ญ๐’Š๐’๐’…๐’Š๐’๐’ˆ ๐‘ท๐’๐’‚๐’„๐’†๐’” ๐’•๐’ ๐‘ด๐’‚๐’Œ๐’† ๐‘ท๐’๐’‚๐’„๐’†๐’” by Alexei Perry Cox (Winner of the 2019 Vallum Chapbook Award) and ๐‘บ๐’˜๐’†๐’๐’๐’†๐’” by Sina Queyras.

Alexei Perry Cox is the author of the poetry collection Under Her and short fiction collection To Utter a Life’s Sentence. Her work has appeared in various iterations in The Puritan, carte-blanche, CV2, Hart House Review, Vallum, Makhzin / ู…ุฎุฒู†, Matrix, Cosmonauts Avenue, Rusted Radishes, Journal Safar (ุฌูˆุฑู†ุงู„ ุณูุฑ) The Beijinger, Lemonhound and elsewhere. She has two wondrous young ones named Isla and Ilham.

Sina Queyras grew up on the road in western Canada and has since lived in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, New York, Philadelphia, and Montreal. They are the author most recently of My Ariel (2017), MxT (2014) and Autobiography of Childhood (2011). Their previous collection of poetry, Expressway (2009), was nominated for a Governor Generalโ€™s Award and a selection from that book won Gold in the National Magazine Awards. Lemon Hound (2006) won a Lambda Award and the Pat Lowther Award. Queyras lives in Montreal where they curate Writers Read and teach creative writing at Concordia.

Doors at 6:30
Readings at 7:00

The venue is on the second floor. There is a single flight of stairs off the main entrance with no wheelchair access, however, there is a functioning elevator on the main floor. If you require assistance of any kind, please let us know! We’d be happy to accommodate any of your needs to the best of our ability.