November 4, 2017: My Life as a Girl, So Far Book Launch (Edmonton)

Please join Patti McIntosh from Junior Global Citizen Club for the launch of  My Life as a Girl, So Far. My Life as a Girl, So Far is the fourth project by Edmonton-based Junior Global Citizen Club which has the mission to produce books and media that inspire awareness, creativity and action for junior global

December 5, 2017: Members Holiday Gathering(s)

Please join the Book Publishers Association of Alberta and your fellow members for our annual holiday gathering. Tickets are $40.00 each and include meal, tax, and gratuity, but not beverages. To purchase tickets please use the links below by clicking the name of the city or cities in which you wish to attend. Please note

October 13, 2017: Book Launch for ‘The Unravelling’ at Audrey’s Books in Edmonton

Clem Martini and Olivier Martini launch their new collaboration, a graphic memoir called The Unravelling, at Audrey’s Books on Friday, October 13, 2017. In The Unravelling, Olivier has lived with mother since he was diagnosed with schizophrenia thirty-six years ago. It hasn’t always been a perfect living situation, but it’s worked — Catherine has helped Olivier through the ups and downs

October 3, 2017: Darwin’s Moving Book Launch

“Darwin’s Moving” is being launched in Calgary tomorrow! Join Taylor Lambert and NeWest Press at The Palomino Smokehouse and Social Club!

September 15, 2017: 2017 Book Publishers Association of Alberta Conference

We are less than two weeks away from the 2017 Book Publishers Association of Alberta annual conference. We’ve got a spectacular lineup this year with two keynote speakers, a dozen Pecha Kucha style presentations, and several workshops with accomplished writers, editors, and marketers which will be valuable to anyone in the publishing industry. Please check

September 14, 2017: The Book Publishers Association of Alberta Annual General Meeting and Conference

Please join us for the annual Book Publishers Association of Alberta Annual General Meeting and Conference from September 14-16, 2017. This year the event is being held in Edmonton at the Delta South. Conference registration is now open. 2017 Conference Program. The 2017 Book Publishers Association of Alberta Conference and Annual General Meeting provides an

September 15, 2017: Alberta Book Publishing Awards Gala

Each year we celebrate the best of Alberta book publishing with the Alberta Book Publishing Awards. This year we are excited to be presenting eleven publishing awards, as well as honouring one exceptional individual with a lifetime achievement award and celebrating the life of another well-known Canadian publisher by dedicating an award to them. View the

June 15, 2017: Book Summit 2017: Publish Well and Prosper

PUBLISH WELL AND PROSPER Social and Economic Responsibility in the Book Industry Thursday, June 15, 2017 Harbourfront Centre – 235 Queens Quay W, Toronto Book Summit Registration in the Fleck Dance Theatre Lobby – 207 Queens Quay W, Toronto Presented by the Book and Periodical Council and Humber College in association with IFOA While Corporate

June 28, 2017: PACE Summer Salon 2017: Canada’s Copyright Modernization Act

The Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton (PACE) Summer Salon 2017: Canada’s Copyright Modernization Act: Five Years In Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. ATB Financial Arts Barns in Old Strathcona 10330 84 Ave NW Admission is free but please register on EventBrite or e-mail to RSVP Moderator: Glenn Rollans, Partner, Brush Education Inc. Panelists:

May 19, 2017: Capital City Press Festival: Celebrating Albertan Writing

EPL invites you to join us at Capital City Press Festival: Celebrating Albertan Writing, May 19-20, 2017 at the Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre. Capital City Press Festival will be a chance for the public to peruse and purchase works published by Alberta’s writers and publishers. The festival will kick off with a reception the