The Emerging Writers Reading Series is a monthly reading series that takes place on the second Monday of the month. EW is dedicated to professionally serious writers still establishing themselves. Our readers have gone on to win awards, place their work, publish books, and gain further recognition as the up-and-coming writers of Canada. The EW Reading Series is organized by writers Deepa Rajagopalan and Anna Lee-Popham
- Happening this coming Monday, May 9 at 7 pm! Don’t miss out! Join us for a magical night on Zoom ✨Shanti Dhoré is an emerging writer, professional actor and Indy filmmaker. Shanti’s short film Making Memories is in post-production and her feature length screenplay is currently in development.Jane Shi is a queer Chinese settler living on the unceded, traditional, and ancestral territories of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh nations. Find her at janeshi.org and @pipagaopoetry.Marco Melfi has been published in The Antigonish Review, The New Quarterly, Prairie Fire and was the recipient of The Fiddlehead’s 2021 Ralph Gustafson Poetry Contest.Hannah Foulger is a British Canadian writer and theatre artist with a brain injury. She lives and works in Toronto where she is an MFA candidate in Creative Writing at the University of Guelph and an editor at Held magazine.Danielle La Valle is a writer based in Toronto, Canada. She uses her writing as a tool to navigate the female experience. She has been featured in the Santa Clara Review and Quiet Lightning amongst others.