2017

March 11

"Writing about Now" workshop, Emerging Voices: Creative Writers' Conference, University of Toronto at Scarborough

https://www.facebook.com/events/1868311186739129/?active_tab=discussion

 

May 16

Lecture: "Lies, Loyalty and Lifespans in Alice Munro's Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage," Toronto Public Library, St Lawrence branch, 7 pm

http://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/detail.jsp?Entt=RDMEVT281367&R=EVT281367

 

May 27

"Representations of the Vietnam War" roundtable, Mikinaakominis / TransCanadas Conference, University of Toronto, 1:30 pm

http://smarokamboureli.ca/transcanada-institute-archive/conferences/transcanada2017/program/

 

June 10

"Approaches to Pedagogy" session, Canadian Creative Writers and Writing Programs (CCWWP) conference, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, 3:30 pm

www.ccwwp.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/CCWWP-2017-Schedule-of-Events.pdf

 

August 23

War Is Here: The Vietnam War and Canadian Literature published by McGill-Queen's University Press

https://www.amazon.ca/War-Here-Vietnam-Canadian-Literature/dp/077355159X/ref=sr_1_fkmr2_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1491911435&sr=8-1-fkmr2&keywords=robert+mcgill+war+is+hero

2016

April 1     

"Dealing with Workshop Diversity" panel, AWP (Association of Writers & Writing Programs) conference, Los Angeles

https://www.awpwriter.org/awp_conference/event_detail/5944

 

June 18

"The Practice of Play and Myths of Mentorship" panel, CCWWP (Canadian Creative Writers & Writing Programs) conference, Toronto

http://www.canadianwriterssummit.com/2016-events/2016/3/21/the-practice-of-play-and-myths-of-mentorship

2015

April 7

Queen's University Alumni Association -- Toronto Branch

https://advevents.queensu.ca/cgi/page.cgi?event_id=1543&_id=3&action=viewdetail

2014

January 2

Once We Had a Country published in the UK by Jonathan Cape

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Once-Had-Country-Robert-McGill/dp/0224094165/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1366666976&sr=8-1&keywords=once+we+had+a+country

 

January 13

Grimsby Author Series reading, 7 pm; with Wayne Grady

http://www.grimsby.ca/Author-Series/authors-and-events.html

 

May 9

Writers' Appreciations event, The Alice Munro Symposium, University of Ottawa

http://www.canlit-symposium.ca/programme.html

 

May 29

Department of English Spring Reunion, University of Toronto, 4 pm

http://robert-mcgill.com/news/university-toronto-spring-reunion-reading-may-29/

 

September 27

Kingston WritersFest

https://www.kingstonwritersfest.ca/events.php

 

November 28

Black Friday event hosted by The Puritan, Toronto, 7:30 pm

https://www.facebook.com/events/1500231733570346/

2013

August 6

Once We Had a Country published by Knopf Canada

http://www.amazon.ca/Once-Had-Country-Robert-McGill/dp/0307361209

 

August 28

The Treacherous Imagination published by The Ohio State University Press

http://www.amazon.com/The-Treacherous-Imagination-Intimacy-Autobiographical/dp/081421231X

 

September 11

Launch of Once We Had a Country, 5:30 to 7 pm, Massey College, 4 Devonshire Place, Toronto

September 14

Writers' Community of Durham Region, Ajax

http://wcdr.ca/wcdr/

 

September 16

Reading at the Fort Erie Public Library, 1 pm; with Julie Mannell

www.fepl.ca/

 

September 16

Reading at the Pelham Public Library, Fonthill, 7:30 pm; with Julie Mannell

http://www.pelhamlibrary.on.ca/node/655

 

September 22

Reading at the Remarkable Reads tent, The Word on the Street Festival, Toronto, 4:30 pm

http://www.thewordonthestreet.ca/wots/toronto

 

September 26

Reading at The Book Keeper, Sarnia, 7 pm; with Michael Januska

http://www.sarniabookkeeper.com/default.asp?q=morenews&autoid=143&newstype=events

 

September 27

Reading at the Ginger Press bookstore, Owen Sound, 7 pm

http://www.gingerpress.com/

 

September 29

Reading at the Wiarton Public Library, 2 pm

http://library.brucecounty.on.ca/locations/wiarton-public-library/