GILLIAN SZE

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Selected Dialogues

  • "A Conversation with Gillian Sze and Teri Vlassopoulos" on Bookslut.com: January 2016
  • "A line, in fact, is immeasurable": an interview with Gillian Sze in Prism Magazine (March 23, 2015)
  • "In Conversation with Gillian Sze" in The Voice Magazine (Volume 22 Issue 32, August 2014)
  • « Portrait de l'écrivaine canadienne Gillian Sze » par Guido Furci et Marion Duvernois (L'Intermède: November 2013)
  • An interview with Poetry Quebec in Language Matters (Signature Editions, Fall 2013)
  • "How I Started Writing," aired on CBC's Cinq à Six: April 2013
  • "Q&A: Greg Santos & Gillian Sze" in carte blanche: Spring 2012
  • "SLS Interviews: Johanna Skibsrud" in Maisonneuve Magazine: June 2011
  • "Polaroid Poet" by Abby Paige in Montreal Review of Books: Spring 2011
  • "Gillian Sze, Transformative Experiences" by Alan Bourassa in Side Street Review: Spring 2011
  • "Poets in Profile" in Open Book Toronto: April 2011
  • "An interview with Branch Magazine editor Gillian Sze" in Black Heart Magazine: January 2011
  • "Women In Art: Gillian Sze on Writing Poetry and Creating Magazines" in Kickaction.ca: November 2010
  • "Writers-in-Dialogue: Fred Wah and Gillian Sze" in Ricepaper Magazine: Spring 2010
  • "Writers-in-Dialogue: Gillian Sze and Fiona Tinwei Lam" in Ricepaper Magazine: Fall 2009


    Branch Magazine

    Q&A with Gabe Foreman, Issue 10: Mythology
    Q&A with Fred Wah, Issue 7: Style + Form
    Q&A with Mary di Michele, Issue 6: Private Parts
    Q&A with Shane Koyczan, Issue 4: Pop
    Q&A with Chandra Mayor, Issue 3: Hunger
    Q&A with Stuart Ross, Issue 2.2: Home
    Q&A with Sue Goyette, Issue 2.1: Home
    Q&A with David McGimpsey, Issue 1: One
    *For more, browse through the Branch Archive.


    Selected Invited Readings & Talks

  • Les Sympatiques' literature Round Table, Resonance Café, Montreal, QC: April 1, 2015
  • Words After Dark Reading: QWF 2014 Awards Finalists, Paragraphe Bookstore, Montreal, QC: October 30, 2014
  • carte blanche's 10th Anniversary, Drawn & Quarterly, Montreal, QC: October 29, 2014
  • Writers Out Loud 2013 (Quebec Writers' Federation), held at University of Sherbrooke and Bishop's University: September 26, 2013
  • H for Histoires, ABC: Montreal (Nuit Blanche), held at the Canadian Centre for Architecture: March 2, 2013
  • National Poetry Month Celebration (Poetry Quebec & Chapters), held at Chapters Indigo, Montreal, QC: April 29, 2012
  • The Irving Layton Centenary Celebration, held at deSeve Cinema, Concordia University: March 11, 2012
  • SLS Montreal: Reading & Panel Discussion on The Online Journal, held at deSeve Cinema, Concordia University: June 12-25, 2011
  • Poetry Cabaret Event (Ottawa International Literary Festival): May 1, 2011
  • Université de Montréal: 8th Annual Graduate Conference ("Literature on the Margins"), held at Arts Cafe: March 12, 2011
  • Writers Read at Concordia: Creative Writing Alumni Reading & Panel, held at Concordia University: October 21, 2010
  • 12th Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival, held at Delta Centre-ville Hotel, Montreal, QC: April 21-25, 2010