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Stuart Ross triple launch in Cobourg June 30th.

StuartToqueWe’re obviously not keeping Mansfield editor Stuart Ross busy enough this year. Somehow he’s managed to come out with three books. He’ll be launching all of them in his hometown of Cobourg on Tuesday, June 30, 7 PM, at the Human Bean on King St. The three books are quite different so it should be a fun night, showing off Stuart’s various talents. Here’s a local write-up on his manic production. And these are the books:

A HAMBURGER IN A GALLERY features new poetry and it’s published by DC Books.

MY PLANET OF KITES — A translation of Montreal poet Marie-Ève Comtois’ second book of poetry by Stuart and Michelle Winters, published by Mansfield Press.

FURTHER CONFESSIONS OF A SMALL PRESS RACKETEER — Volume two of Stuart’s often very humorous essays and rants, published by Anvil Press.


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Barwin, Chambers and Ross and a night on the town.

If you’re in Toronto tonight why don’t you check out new books by these three fine friends of Mansfield. They’ll be launching at 7:30 PM at Supermarket on Augusta Ave in Kensington Market. Note that Mansfield editor Stuart Ross is launching two of the three books he published this year. The third can be found right here on our site! And if you need more Barwin, he’s here too.


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Fiction (Anvil Press)

Thrillows & Despairos
Poetry (Wolsak & Wynn)

A Hamburger in a Gallery
Poetry (DC Books)
Further Confessions of a Small Press Racketeer
Essays (Anvil Press)

Hosted by Kate Sutherland

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Save the date for a Mansfield Trio

Going to be in Lunenburg this summer? Join Laura Farina, Jaime Forsythe, and Alice Burdick for an evening of good clean poetry fun.


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Peter Norman gets online

PeterNormanAuthorPhoto-sizedMansfield author Peter Norman has joined the digital age and now has his very own website. You can now find his up-to-date self at

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Spring Launch in Montreal

Please join us on the next leg of the tour!
Le Port de tête
262, avenue du Mont-Royal Est
Montréal (Québec) H2T 1P5


• My Planet of Kites, by Marie-Ève Comtois, translated by Stuart Ross & Michelle Winters
• Rotten Perfect Mouth, by Eva H.D.
• The Purpose Pitch, by Kathryn Mockler
• Punchlines, by Aaron Tucker
• Sabotage, by Priscila Uppal

Readings by Kathryn Mockler, Eva H.D., Aaron Tucker, Marie-Ève Comtois and translator Stuart Ross.

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