Jul 13, 2021 8:00PM

COMING SOON: Women’s Orgasm Erotica Anthology Book Launch

Join us for contributor readings + panel discussion as we launch this hot new collection of women’s erotica. 

Live on Love’s Sweet Arrow YouTube Channel: Love’s Sweet Arrow

Jun 30, 2021 3:30-5:00PM

Lifting Up Queer Voices – Pride Literary Panel

Readings and conversation at the intersection of queer identity and writing. 

FREE VIRTUAL EVENT (registration required for Zoom link):

May 14, 2021 8:00PM

Danger Flower Preview: Poetry Reading & Author Q&A with Jaclyn Desforges

A reading and discussion of themes of mothering, poetry and process in Jaclyn’s forthcoming book, DANGER FLOWER. 

FREE INSTAGRAM LIVE EVENT (registration requested):

Apr 18, 2021 3:30PM

gritLIT Festival: Drafts & Drafts

A lively virtual discussion featuring readings by Hamilton authors Gary Barwin, Jane Christmas, Denise Davy, Krista Foss, Dallas Hunt, Amanda Leduc, Pasha Malla and Brent van Staalduinen, as they share an exclusive glimpse into a work in progress and discuss their city, their inspirations and what’s next for them.

Co-hosted by gritLIT Artistic Director Jennifer Gillies and gritLIT Board Member Anuja Varghese

FREE EVENT (registration required): Register at Eventbrite

Feb 17, 2021

In Conversation with Cherie Jones

A moderated discussion between Anuja Varghese and Cherie Jones, author of “How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps her House” followed by Q&A with viewers, introduction by Ian Elliott of A Different Drummer Books. The event takes place over Zoom.

Info and tickets at Oakvillecentre.ca

Dec 18, 2020

Feminist Erotica Presents: Happy Hour + Panel Discussion

Watch on Facebook

Anuja reads from 40:30 to 45:45

Nov 5, 2020

The Art of the Review Workshop + The Young Feminist Book Review Launch

Zoom 6pm EST

Register at the YWCA Hamilton website

Sep 23, 2020

Bi+ Arts Festival: Books and Beats

Zoom 7:30pm-9pm

Register on Facebook , or the Bi+ Arts Festival website

Aug 23, 2020

Draft Reading Series, Virtual Event

Visit draftreadings.com for details

Mar 11, 2020

Brockton Writers Series, Toronto, ON

Author Readings

Feb 10, 2020

Glad Day Bookshop, Toronto, ON

Emerging Writers Reading Series

Jan 27, 2020

Humber Literary Review Volume 7, Issue 2 Launch – Contributor Readings

The Piston, 937 Bloor St. West, Toronto, ON, 7–9pm

Fall, 2019

Buried Memories: Kelsie Tan in Conversation with Anuja Varghese

The Malahat Review, Fall 2019 Issue, http://www.malahatreview.ca/interviews/varghese_interview.html

Oct 30, 2019

Writers’ Union of Canada BIPOC Writers Connect Conference, Toronto, ON

May 25, 2019

Alice Munro Festival, Wingham, ON

Short Story Contest Winner Readings