Rooftop Reading Series: 39.2 & 39.3 Issue Launch

Posted by 
Cara Lang

Room is celebrating the launch of not one, but TWO magazine issues: 39.2 "Between Shadows" & 39.3 "Canadian Gothic" 


When? Thursday October 13, 2016 

Where? The fabulous rooftop at 24 W 4th Avenue in the heart of Vancouver's Mount Pleasant neighbourhood

Who? Anyone who loves reading or hearing great work read aloud! 

What? Mixing and mingling with other bibliophiles, food + drink, inspiring words from some wonderful wordsmiths 

Room's Managing Editor and lauded poet, Chelene Knight will host the festivities including readings by:

Entry is by donation (which includes a copy of either of the current issues, or a past issue)

Click HERE to RSVP on Facebook (not required, but helpful for planning refreshments) We can't wait to see you all there!




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Currently on Newsstands

  • Room 41.1, Family Secrets
    Edited by Rachel Thompson

    In this issue:

    Jennifer Amos, Fenn Archdekin-Leung, Jenn Ashton, Jamelie Bachaalani, Colleen Baran, Jenny Bartoy, Alexandra Chang, Kristina Corre, Maggie de Vries, Shirley Harshenin, Jia Hwang, Sharon Jinkerson-Brass, Elizabeth Johnston, Tamara Jong, Manal Kamran, Carrianne Leung, Lily Leung, Mary MacDonald, Alissa McArthur, Cosi Nayovitz, Margaret Nowaczyk, Deanna Partridge-David, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, Rebekah Rempel