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(en) Montreal Anarchist Bookfair: CALLOUT FOR PROPOSALS (deadline: March 1, 2013) | Support the Bookfair! (fr)
Thu, 24 Jan 2013 13:30:27 +0200
Mark your calendars … ---- MONTREAL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2013 ---- Two days: Saturday, May
25 & Sunday, May 26 ---- 10am-5pm on both days ---- The Anarchist Bookfair will take place
in two buildings across from each other in Parc Vinet: ---- - Centre Culturel
Georges-Vanier (CCGV), 2450 rue Workman ---- - Centre d'éducation populaire de la
Petite-Bourgogne et de St-Henri (CEDA), 2515 rue Delisle ---- A short walk from
Lionel-Groulx metro. --- No gods, no masters, no bosses, no borders. --- FREE. Welcome to
all! ---- For anarchists, and people curious about anarchism. ---- *** Callout for
Proposals (workshops, art exhibits, film, tables, events):
http://www.anarchistbookfair.ca/callout-for-proposals or read below. *** ---- ->
Participants from all over Quebec and North America, booksellers and vendors, workshops,
films, discussions, kids activities, art exhibits and more!
-> Part of the month-long Festival of Anarchy held throughout May 2013 at venues and
locations all over the island of Montreal.
-> Tabling will take place over two days: May 25-26, between 10am-5pm.
-> Tabling will take place in the main auditoriums of both our locations: CEDA and the
Centre Culturel Georges-Vanier.
-> Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/116235201866937/
CALLOUT FOR PROPOSALS:
Workshops, Tables, Art Exhibits, Films, Festival of Anarchy Events
a) Workshop Proposals
We encourage your workshop proposals for both days of this year’s Bookfair (May 25 or 26,
2013). You can submit workshops that are: i) introductions to anarchism or ii) workshops
on other topics related to anarchism that explores an anarchism-themed topic in some depth.
--> For full information about making a workshop proposal, visit:
The deadline for all workshop proposals is March 1, 2013.
b) Art Exhibits
Art & Anarchy brings together the creations of dozens of anarchist-inspired artists and
organizers. In previous years, exhibitions have included sculptures, paintings, posters,
banners, drawings, and other multi-media forms. Art & Anarchy is displayed over the two
days of the Montreal Anarchst Bookfair.
--> For full information about making a art proposal, visit:
The deadline to make an Art & Anarchy submission is March 1, 2013.
The Montreal Anarchist Bookfair hosts a Film Room, showing films related to anarchism or
--> For full information about making a film proposal, visit:
The deadline to make a film proposal is March 1, 2013.
d) Tabling at the Bookfair
The heart of the Bookfair includes booksellers, distributors, independent presses and
political groups from all over Montreal, Quebec, North America, and abroad. There will be
Bookfair tabling on TWO days – Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26, 2013, from 10am to
5pm. Tabling will take place in TWO spaces that are located across from each other: the
Centre Culturel Georges-Vanier (CCGV) at 2450 rue Workman and the Centre d’éducation
populaire de la Petite-Bourgogne et de St-Henri (CEDA) at 2515 rue Delisle.
--> For full information about requesting table space, visit:
The deadline to request table space is April 1, 2013.
e) Festival of Anarchy Events
The entire month of May comprises the Festival of Anarchy, with diverse anarchist-themed
events occurring at different venues in Montreal. The Bookfair collective compiles a
Festival of Anarchy calendar, but we count on you to organize the actual Festival of
Anarchy events. Get in touch to reserve a date for your event in May (calendar dates are
“first come first served”).
--> For full information about reserving a date for the Festival of Anarchy calendar,
visit: http://www.anarchistbookfair.ca/callout-for-proposals/festivalproposal <--
The deadline to submit Festival of Anarchy events, to be included in our public calendar,
is April 1, 2013.
SUPPORT THE BOOKFAIR
a) Promote our Callout for Proposals
The Bookfair is currently seeking proposals for workshops, tables, art, film and Festival
of Anarchy events. The callout for proposals is linked on our website here:
http://www.anarchistbookfair.ca/callout-for-proposals and on facebook here:
Please promote this callout widely to anyone who might want to participate in this year's
Anarchist Bookfair. The deadline for proposals is March 1st (for workshops, art and film)
and April 1st (for tables and Festival of Anarchy events).
b) Advertising in your publication
Do you publish a magazine, newspaper, journal or other publication? Will you be publishing
before May 1, 2013?
If so, please consider running an announcement for the upcoming Montreal Anarchist
Bookfair. We can send you an ad specific to your publication. The Montreal Anarchist
Bookfair is organized on a very modest budget by an all-volunteer collective, so we cannot
pay you for ads. But we can link to your publication from our website as a form of mutual
Please get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to offer ad space
in your publication.
c) Web Links
If you maintain a website, please consider linking to our website. We're at
www.anarchistbookfair.ca (in English) and www.salonanarchiste.ca (in French).
d) Facebook promotion
The Montreal Anarchist Bookfair has a facebook page:
As well, we have created a facebook event for this year's Bookfair:
There is also a separate facebook "event" for our Callout for Proposals:
If you're on facebook, please promote these fb links on your wall, and by inviting your
If you're on twitter, consider following us, and promoting our feed. We're at:
f) Postering/Flyering in Montréal
If you can help promote the Bookfair and Festival of Anarchy in your neighborhood, school
or community, please get in touch: email@example.com
We will be actively promoting the 2013 Bookfair all over the Montreal-area. Let us know if
you can help with postering or flyering.
If you are from outside Montreal, get in touch if you would like us to send you posters
and pamphlets. We are also hoping to have these materials available for download on our
Thanks for considering these requests.
- The Montreal Anarchist Bookfair Collective
-> e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
-> mail: Salon du livre Anarchiste de Montréal
1500 de Maisonneuve Ouest, Suite 204
Montréal, Québec H3G 1N1
-> web: www.anarchistbookfair.ca
-> announcements list: https://masses.tao.ca/lists/listinfo/salon-annonces
You can also join our facebook page or follow us on twitter:
-> facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SalonduLivreAnarchisteMontrealAnarchistBookfair
-> twitter: http://www.twitter.com/BookfairAnarMTL
[CALLOUT FOR PROPOSALS (workshops, art, film, tables, events):
http://www.anarchistbookfair.ca/callout-for-proposals or read below.]
[SUPPORT THE MONTREAL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR:
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