Our Gift Subscription Holiday Deals

Looking for gifts for the literature lovers in your life? Partake of one of our holiday gift subscription deals (Canadian, U.S., or overseas) and send two years of Brick to friends and family looking for the kind of moving, hilarious, . . .
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Poetry in the Age of Consequences

“Do we need to muster the political will required to take the measures still available? Absolutely. But do we also need to consider how to encounter the reality of climate change, how to feel it, how to live with feeling . . .
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Six Ways You Can Support Brick This Season

All of us at Brick have noticed a new urgency in the work we’ve published over the past year. Maybe you’ve noticed it too. It can certainly be found in Brick’s 100th issue. This urgency—encompassing grief for the environment, . . .
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Next Year’s Perqs

Conceived in the brainpan of Michael Redhill, Brick columnist, editor emeritus, Giller winner, aspiring ocelot smuggler.   We here at Brick understand that our subscribers expect to feel special. And why shouldn’t they? It’s due to our subscribers that . . .

Michael Redhill Wins Giller Prize

Our heartiest, most exuberant congratulations to former Brick editor and publisher and current humour columnist (and future on-call ocelot smuggler?) Michael Redhill. We’re bursting with joy at his Scotiabank Giller Prize win for his wild, funny, thrilling new novel, Bellevue  . . .
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Save the Date: Dec. 4

Join us for an extra-special launch as we celebrate one hundred issues and four decades of Brick on Monday, December 4, at the Super Wonder Gallery. Save the date now (and don’t plan anything too strenuous for the next day) . . .
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Help Celebrate Brick 100

At the end of November, we’ll publish the magazine’s 100th issue, featuring Ai Weiwei, Anne Carson, Kamila Shamsie, Madeleine Thien, John Keene, Karen Solie, Garth Greenwell, Don McKay (who also appeared in the very first Brick), and many, many . . .
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“I’ve Found Her” Excerpted on Longreads

We’re delighted that Martha Baillie’s Brick 99 essay, “I’ve Found Her,” has been selected by the editors at Longreads. What a treat for those who’d like to read the piece online! Many thanks to Longreads contributing editor Aaron Gilbreath, who . . .
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Contributor Spotlight: Joni Murphy

Brick 99 features an essay by Joni Murphy, author of the novel Double Teenage, which Chris Kraus named a book of the year in 2016. Subashini Navaratnam recently reviewed the book at Full Stop, writing that Murphy “is attuned . . .
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We’re Looking for Volunteers

Brick could use a hand around the office. We’re looking for volunteers based in Toronto to help with a variety of tasks, from working on our monthly newsletter and keeping our social media accounts active to proofreading and editorial assistance. . . .
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Brick 99 Launch on June 5

If you’re in Toronto on June 5, please join us as we celebrate the launch of Brick 99.   When: Monday, June 5, 7:30 p.m. Where: The Monarch Tavern (12 Clinton St.) Who: Hosted by Trillium-nominated Laurie D. Graham, and . . .
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New Digital Edition Coming Soon

Some sad news for our Kobo readers: the company has discontinued their eMagazine platform, so Brick is no longer available for download at their store. But fear not! If you’re a reader who prefers to read Brick on your electronic . . .
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Brick’s 99th Issue Coming Soon!

Here’s a first glimpse of the cover of Brick’s 99th issue, featuring artwork by Kent Monkman. This issue will be out on June 1, and it promises plenty of good summer reading: An interview with Viet Thanh Nguyen Essays . . .
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