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Social Media Expert Volunteering Opportunity

June 3, 2009


I know, I know, another volunteering opportunity. But this one is a great portfolio-builder and you’d be helping out a great organization, so if you’re a social media practitioner, take a look. You can see the posting on their site at VolunteerVancouver as well. This one came straight to my social media inbox, bloggingclasses@gmail, thanks […]

Shebeen Club June 15 Independent Publishing: Fab or Folly?

June 1, 2009


Since from day to day it looks like I will/won’t be in town for the Shebeen Club meeting on June the 15th, I’ve asked Ian Alexander Martin to take over in my stead. Naturally, should I be in town on the evening in question, I’ll expect him to give up the scepter of leadership but […]

Banff Literary Arts Deadlines

June 1, 2009


Literary Arts Application Deadline Reminder Wired Writing Studio 2009 – 2010 Fred Stenson, director On-site residency: October 5 – 17, 2009 Online residency: November 1, 2009 – March 31, 2010 Application deadline: June 19, 2009 Faculty Fiction and other narrative prose: Caroline Adderson, Pasha Malla, Sid Marty Poetry: Sue Goyette, Stan Dragland The program is […]

Where’s the Money in Media Event

May 26, 2009


This comes from Facebook, and with a hat tip to Raul Pacheco. In a climate of mainstream media collapse, this should be an interesting and possibly heated event. Two notes: name links were added by me, and Charlie Smith really needs to get control of his google-osity, because the first two solid pages of results […]

ION Magazine’s 6th Anniversary Party

May 19, 2009


Should be an epic party; I know for a fact that Danny Fazio was thrown off the Scorpions tour for being too raucous. Think about it; getting thrown off a metal band tour for being too hard to handle. This party should be a blast! from the Facebook page: This year, ION celebrates its best […]

RAIN Issue 3 Release Party June 2

May 18, 2009


Come celebrate the release of issue 3 of rain at Cafe Deux Soleils, 2096 Commercial Drive! Starts at 8pm. The evening will include: The Talented Aly D as our Awesome EMCEE! Matt Hern – wil talk about Urban Density Featuring some of the musicians from the CD: Brendan McLeod Jesse Waldman Martin Reisle (of Maria […]

Publication and Treasure

May 13, 2009


Building on last month’s successful meeting re-examining the existing publishing model, we’ve lined up renegade publisher and artist Robert Chaplin of independent publisher Library Editions to give us his take on end-running the Old Boy’s Network. On Monday May 18th at the Shebeen Club Royal Canadian Academician Robert Chaplin will discuss publication and treasure, vis […]

Brussels Sprouts and Unicorns Book Launch

May 8, 2009


From Robert Chaplin, the artist, author, and publisher comes the new Brussels Sprouts and Unicorns, and you’re invited to the launch! We’re having a book launch! It’s a celebration, and you are invited. We’ve published the fourth Library Edition and you’re going to love it. ‘Brussels Sprouts & Unicorns’ written and illustrated by Robert Chaplin […]