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    Do you know the work of Tin Can Forest? Tin Can Forest (Pat Shewchuk and Marek Colek) are a Toronto-based artist collaborative working in film and print. Besides their recent appearance in CAROUSEL 26, their work has also appeared in publications such as The New Yorker, Communication Arts and Oaken Throne. In 2008, Drawn and Quarterly published Tin Can Forest's first art ...

    On January 16, 2011 / By
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    Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2011 this May!

    Featuring more than 250 cartoonists from around the world The Toronto Comic Arts Festival at the Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge St. Saturday May 7th 2011, 9am-5pm Sunday May 8th 2011, 11am-5pm FREE ADMISSION >>> More info here ...

    On January 12, 2011 / By
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    Happy Holidays from CAROUSEL


    On December 22, 2010 / By
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    Award-winning CAROUSEL Contributors

    In 2010, several past CAROUSEL contributors made good, winning a range of prestigious awards for their current work. Congrats to Michael DeForge, who won "Best Emerging Talent" at The Doug Wright Awards, which recognizes the best in Canadian comics and graphic novels; Kristan Horton, who won The Grange Prize for Contemporary Photography; and Daniel Barrow, who won this year's Sobey Art Award, Canada’s ...

    On December 21, 2010 / By
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    GREY SUPREME 1: out now

    If you like CAROUSEL, you'll probably love this: >>> To find out more, go here ...

    On December 17, 2010 / By
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    CAROUSEL 4-ISSUE "U-CHOOSE" BUNDLE! Still looking for that special xmas gift? Gaps in your collection? Here's a deal to help you fix that — order 4 back issues of your choice for one low price (you can choose from #17-26) — just $25, including shipping! A huge savings from ordering single copies of back issues separately (due to postage costs, prices higher ...

    On December 16, 2010 / By
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    EN MASSE, a collaborative drawing project based in Montreal, is featured in CAROUSEL 26! "In Black and White, and Not So Many Words", an 1100 word feature written by Toronto writer Jason Paradiso, gives you the full picture on this interesting art project, and features a range of accompanying illustrations. Here are the first 2 paragraphs of the text: "The first time ...

    On December 15, 2010 / By
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    Buy 2, Get 1 FREE Offer on Canadian Mags

    This is a reminder that CAROUSEL is currently participating in the "Buy 2, Get 1 FREE Offer", a fabulous deal on Canadian magazines! A wide range of Canada's magazine publishers have come together to bring you this remarkable offer, which you won't find anywhere else. Subscribe to any 3 of the nearly 200 magazines offered, pay for only 2! Your free subscription ...

    On December 14, 2010 / By
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    CAROUSEL 26!

    CAROUSEL 26 (Winter 2010 issue) OUT NOW! This latest issue of CAROUSEL MAGAZINE features work from the following  writers and artists: Xavier Barrade • Jason Botkin / EN MASSE • Julie Cameron Gray • Michael DeForge • Daniel Everett • Sarah Feldbloom • Jaime Forsythe • Christopher Hutsul • Kasia Jaronczyk • Melinda Josie • KOYAMA PRESS • a.m. kozak • Drazen ...

    On December 12, 2010 / By
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    2nd INDIE LITERARY MARKET Sat Jun 05, 2010, 12 - 5pm Clinton's Tavern, Back Room (Toronto) 693 Bloor St W (just steps from the Christie Subway Station) ... FREE! The Meet the Presses Indie Literary Market gives the public an opportunity to meet dozens of Canadian literary presses and micro-publishers. Referred to as "Toronto's only all-literary indie-publisher showcase", this event offers an ...

    On June 1, 2010 / By
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    DANIEL BARROW – No One Helped Me

    A lush new Daniel Barrow book! Montreal-based artist David Barrow (featured way back in CAROUSEL #17) recently released a major publication documenting his performance Everytime I See Your Picture I Cry and related illustrations and drawings. This 65-page full-colour, hardcover publication displays a variety of his recent drawings, a READ & LISTEN story complete with a 7” record (voice by Daniel Barrow, ...

    On April 10, 2010 / By
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    Author of Lose #1 nominated! The Doug Wright Awards,  established in 2004 to honour the legacy of Canadian cartoonist Doug Wright, have nominated Michael DeForge as a "Best Emerging Talent" finalist. His recent comic book, Lose #1 (published by the fiesty Koyama Press), is a grotesque and quirky adventure through hell by "guardian elf" Nesbit Lemon. The Awards ceremony is an annual ...

    On April 10, 2010 / By
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    JIM JOHNSTONE – Patternicity

    Jim Johnstone's new book of poetry out in April! Toronto-based editor and poet Jim Johnstone's second collection of poetry from Nightwood Editions is now available for pre-ordering through Amazon Books. Patternicity clocks in at 80 pages and includes a selection of poems for which Johnstone received a 2009 CBC Literary Award. The collection follows the author's debut collection, The Velocity of Escape ...

    On April 7, 2010 / By
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    Join CAROUSEL in Buffalo! Buffalo Small Press Book Fair Mar 27 /2010  (12 pm - 6 pm) @ Karpeles Manuscript Library (UPSTAIRS) 453 Porter Avenue / Buffalo, NYIf you are in the Buffalo area on Saturday March 27th, the Buffalo Small Press Book Fair is a FREE one day event that brings booksellers, authors, bookmakers, zinesters, small presses, artists, poets, and other ...

    On March 26, 2010 / By
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    CAROUSEL 25!

    CAROUSEL 25 (Fall-Winter 2009 issue) OUT NOW! This latest issue of CAROUSEL MAGAZINE features work from the following  writers and artists: Hollie Adams, Katie Bethune-Leamen, Michael DeForge, Nicholas Di Genova, Leah Jane Esau, Diane Elizabeth Hill, Kristan Horton, Jim Johnstone, Evgeny Kiselev, Drazen Kozjan, Liisa Ladouceur, Mark Laliberte, Aaron Linton, Angela Long, Tor Lundvall, gustave morin, Patrick M. Pilarski, Sandy Pool, Ethan ...

    On March 26, 2010 / By