Readings Archive

Bonnie Stern, Camilla Gibb and Scott Sellers at the Bonnie Stern Book Club
Bonnie Stern, Camilla Gibb and Scott Sellers at the Bonnie Stern Book Club

Camilla with friends at the launch of Sweetness in the Belly, Canadian High Commission, London, England
Camilla with friends at the launch of Sweetness in the Belly, Canadian High Commission, London, England

Farley Mowat, Linda Diebel, Joseph Boyden, Camilla Gibb, Patricia Rebolledo, Ian Brown at the Horizons of Friendship Writers and Friends Gala
Farley Mowat, Linda Diebel, Joseph Boyden, Camilla Gibb, Patricia Rebolledo, Ian Brown at the Horizons of Friendship Writers and Friends Gala

 

September 2015

13th - 9th

 

Upcoming readings and events:

ONTARIO:

Eden Mills Writers Festival - September 13th

Writers' Trust, Toronto - September 19th

Indigo Manulife, Toronto - September

North York Public Library - September 24th

Kingston Writers Festival - September 26th-27th

Globe and Mail/Ben McNally Books and Brunch, Toronto - October 4th

Ottawa Writers Festival - October 23rd-29th

Grimsby Author Series - November 16th

MB:

McNally Robinson, Winnipeg - September 17th

ALBERTA:

Read For the Cure, Calgary - November 5th

BC:

Sunshine Coast Festival of the Arts - August 14th

Whistler Writers Festival - October 16th-18th

Vancouver International Writers Festival - October 20th-25th

May 2009

25th

University of Toronto Department of Medicine Charles Hollenberg Annual Education and Research Day Dinner.  Metropolitan Hotel, Chestnut Street, Toronto, 6:30 p.m.

March 2009

25th

St. Jerome's University, Waterloo, 4 pm. 

February 2009

11th

Canadian Women's Club, London, England, 11 a.m.

October 2008

20th - 25th

Indonesian book tour for Lilly (Sweetness in the Belly), Oct. 20th - 24th, Yogyakarta, Bandung and Jakarta.  Details here

14th - 19th

Ubud Writers Festival, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia.

July 2008

21st

Reading at the Lunenburg Branch of the South Shore Regional Library, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, 7 p.m.

19th

Read by the Sea, North Shore Literary Festival, River John, Nova Scotia, 2 p.m.

May 2008

15th

Reading at the launch of at the Americas Society’s Review 76
Americas Society, 680 Park Avenue (at E. 68th Street), New York, 7 p.m.

14th

Temple Har Zion, Thornhill, Ontario, 8 p.m.

March 2008

5th

Faculty of Information Studies, University of Toronto, 140 St. George St., Toronto, 4 p.m.

February 2008

6th

Global College Week Keynote Address, Grant MacEwan College, Edmonton, Alberta, Conference Theatre, 5 p.m.

January 2008

8th

The Writing Consultants’ Lit Nite, the University of Toronto Faculty Club,
41 Willcocks Street, Toronto, 7:00 p.m.

August 2007

10th

Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts, Schelt, BC, 7 p.m.

July 2007

14th

Lakefield Literary Festival, Lakefield, ON, 8:15 p.m.

June 2007

24th

Walrus Foundation Event, Young Centre for the Performing Arts.

May 2007

29th

Congress of the Humanities & Social Sciences (The Learneds), Saskatoon, SK.

9th

KAMA reading series, the ROM, Toronto, 7 p.m.

2nd

Talk with (SIS) Sisters in Islam, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

April 2007

18th

Focus on Africa Speakers Series, Royal St. George's College, Toronto. 7:30 - 10 p.m.

March 2007

28th and 30th

Kuala Lumpur Literary Festival, Malaysia.

27th

National Press Club, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 9 p.m.

23rd

Reading at Periplus Bookshop Jakarta, Indonesia, 2:30 p.m.

22nd - 24th

Readings in Jakarta, Indonesia.

15th

Writers in Person Series, York University, 6 p.m.

February 2007

26th

Havergal College.

21st

Bishop Strachan School.

3rd

Freedom to Read Week ("Inventory: Writers tracking conflict and War"), Toronto Reference Library, 7p.m.

2nd

"Literature for Our Time" Reading Series - (Petty Details), Bader Theatre, Victoria University, 93 Charles St. West, 3-4 p.m.

January 2007

18th

Grimsby Public Library Reading Series (with Rosemary Sullivan and Dennis Bock).

September 2006

1st - 15th

Various readings and events as Writer in Residence at the University of Alberta, Edmonton AB, from September - December 2006.

June 2006

27th

Words and Wine Book Club, LCBO 1330 Exmouth Street, Sarnia, ON.

20th

Launch of PEN Canada’s new anthology, Writing Life. Great Hall, Hart House, University of Toronto, 7:30 p.m.

1st

A Celebration of University College Authors. Howard Ferguson Dining Hall, University College, 6 p.m.

May 2006

22nd - 28th

Sydney Writers’ Festival. Sydney, Australia.

11th

North York Public Library, North York, Ontario.

10th

Jewish Public Library, Montreal.

April 2006

20th

An evening with Canadian authors Camilla Gibb and Devyani Saltzman, The Upper North Side Canadian Author Series at McNally Robinson - 50 Prince Street (between Lafayette and Mulberry Streets), New York 7pm.

6th - 9th

Blue Metropolis Montreal International Literary Festival. Hyatt Regency, Montreal.

March 2006

16th

Launch of US version of Sweetness in the Belly.

9th

University Lecture Series, School of Continuing Studies, University of Toronto, Markham Campus.

7th

Reading at Massey College, 4 Devonshire Place, Toronto, 4:15 p.m.

3rd

University Lecture Series, School of Continuing Studies, University of Toronto, St. George Campus, Toronto.

February 2006

27th

Reading with PEN Canada’s Writers in Exile Club. Gladstone Hotel Ballroom, 1214 Queen St. W., Toronto, 8 p.m.

10th

Toronto Public Library. A panel of Toronto authors talk about their work in celebration of “Keep Toronto Reading Month.” Toronto Public Library (Yonge just north of Bloor), 6 p.m.

January 2006

31st

Louis de Bernieres in conversation with Camilla Gibb. Waterstones, Piccadilly Circus, London, England.

26th

UK launch of Sweetness in the Belly. Readings and reception at Canada House, Trafalgar Square, London, England, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

24th

University of Toronto at Scarborough, 2-3:00 p.m.

November 2005

25th

Queen’s University English Department Reading Series, Kingston, Ontario.

13th

Launch of Alphabet’s City’s SUSPECT issue. Gladstone Hotel. 8 p.m.

4th

grit LIT: Hamilton's Literary Festival.

October 2005

29th

International Festival of Authors – Readings from the Giller Prize shortlist, Premiere Dance Theatre, Toronto, 8 p.m.

28th

Reading at YWCA of Metro Toronto annual Week Without Violence with Devyani Saltzman. YWCA, 80 Woodlawn Ave. E., 7 p.m.

26th

Snider Lecture. University of Toronto at Mississauga.

19th and 21st

Vancouver International Writers' Festival. Granville Island.

17th

Reading with Joseph Boyden, Lori Lansens and Michael Crummey and Tim Winton. Alix Goolden Performance Hall, Victoria Conservatory of Music, Victoria, B.C. For details click here.

September 2005

29th - 6th

Ottawa International Writers’ Festival, Library and Archives of Canada, 395 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario.

27th

Reading at Wilfrid Laurier University. Waterloo, Ontario, 7-8 p.m.

July 2005

21st - 24th

Saskatchewan Festival of Words. Moose Jaw, SK.

May 2005

17th

Reading with Donna Morrissey at Gallery on the Bay, 231 Bay St. N., Hamilton, ON. Presented by Bryan Prince Bookseller and A Different Drummer Books.

12th

U of Toronto Bookstore Reading Series. With Kristen den Hartog, David Gilmour, Hal Niedzvecki and Ray Robertson. Hart House Debates Room, 7 Hart House Circle, 7 p.m.

11th

An evening with Bonnie Stern's Book Club. For reservation and ticket info please click here.

10th

Reading at the Princess Twin Cinema, 46 King St. N., Waterloo, with Nelofer Pazira. A fundraiser for women in Afghanistan, sponsored by Wordsworth Books.

April 2005

19th

Reading at Pages on Kensington. 1135 Kensington Rd. NW., Calgary, 7:30 p.m.

4th

Reading with Ian McEwan. Church of the Holy Trinity, 10 Trinity Square, Toronto, 7:30 p.m. Tickets available through Nicholas Hoare Books by phoning (416) 777-2665.

2nd

Humber Writers' Circle. Humber School for Writers. Toronto.

March 2005

20th

Nicholas Hoare/ Globe & Mail Books & Brunch at the Royal Meridien King Edward Hotel (37 King St. E.), 10 a.m. Tickets available at Nicholas Hoare 416-777-2665.

15th

Fruition: An evening of art, music and words for peace. Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W., 7-8:30 p.m.

8th

An event to celebrate International Women's Day at the Starlight Club, 47 King St N, Waterloo ON. 7-10 pm. Proceeds to support local women's shelters.

November 2004

23rd

Tree Reading Series. Ottawa, 8 p.m.

1st

Transient Orange Reading Series. Fuse Room, Toronto, 8pm.

October 2004

28th

International Festival of Authors. Camilla will conduct an onstage interview with authors Susan Swan (Canada) and Johanna Sinisalo (Finland).

14th - 18th

Festival America. Paris.

June 2004

12th

Association of Bibliotherapy and Applied Literature. Royal Military College, Kingston, Ontario.

September 2003

7th

Eden Mills Writers' Festival. Eden Mills, Ontario.

August 2003

19th

Edinburgh Festival. 4pm.

July 2003

25th

Leacock Summer Festival, Leacock House, Orillia, 7 p.m.

15th

The Box, The Rivoli, 8 p.m.

7th

Toronto Women's Bookstore, 7:30 p.m

May 2003

5th

IV Lounge Series 5th Anniversary. IV Lounge, Dundas St., 8.p.m.

April 2003

2nd

The Bookbath - with Anne Grosvold, Oslo, Norway.

Camilla Gibb Readings