Book Launch

Friday, September 25
4-8 pm, UPPERCASE studio
calgary, alberta, canada

Devenish Building
(above Ethos Bridal)
Suite 201b 908 17 AVE SW
second level, end of the east hall

I'll be presenting the "Royal Typewriter Museum" in the space, displaying some of the hundreds of ephemera and artifacts that I've collected over the years. There will be machines to type on, activities and refreshments in this family-friendly celebration. Please RSVP here.


portland typewriter jam

saturday, october 10
4-9 pm, Independent publishing resource centre
portland, oregon

The inaugural Portland Typewriter Jam has everything any typewriter aficionado could ask for! The event includes an exhibit of unique and rare typewriters, a typewriter clinic with demos for repair and cleaning and attendees walk away with their own typewriter-themed art print.


PORTLAND presentation

sunday, OCTOBER 11
7 PM, PSU Shattuck Hall

IPRC and Design Week Portland are co-sponsoring a presentation by Janine Vangool of Uppercase Magazine for the release of her latest title: “The Typewriter: A Graphic History of the Beloved Machine”. Tickets are $10.


calgary wordfest

wednesday, OCTOBER 14
9–10:30 PM, big secret theatre
calgary, alberta

The Canadian Edge features Zsuzsi Gartner, Michael Hingston, Neil Smith & Janine Vangool. This is not your grandmother’s idea of CanLit. Fresh, edgy and inventive fiction is on display in this late-evening celebration of provocative and artisanally crafted books you’ll want to take home with you. Tickets are $20.