The Get Current Deal

The most recent issues of Brick! Catch up on your reading and get acquainted with our latest literary offerings with Issues 103, 104, 105, and 106—all for only $25 (+shipping*). Plus, a free, limited-edition Brick tote bag! In these . . .

Coming Soon: The Craft of Editing

  Please join us later in March on Brick‘s Sadiqa de Meijer, and Y-Dang Troeung, together with Brick editors Laurie D. Graham, Allison LaSorda, Liz Johnston, and Madeleine Thien. Series editor & producer: Lucia Cascioli . . .

Brick Podcast: Episode 8 with Sharon Olds

Episode 8 of the Brick Podcast features Brick publisher Laurie Graham speaks with poet Sharon Olds to discuss everything from Olds’ strict religious upbringing to looming environmental catastrophe. They consider how even the most difficult or seemingly private things about . . .

Brick Podcast: Episode 7 with Souvankham Thammavongsa

Episode 7 of the Brick Podcast features a conversation with Souvankham Thammavongsa, wherein pushes back against being underestimated. She discusses her new short story collection How to Pronounce Knife, her Randy Travis fandom, and giving Little Red Riding Hood . . .

Brick Podcast: Episode 6 with Amitava Kumar

Episode 6 of the Brick Podcast features Brick editor Liz Johnston in conversation with Amitava Kumar to consider the nature of memory, the interplay of fact and fiction, and the power (and limitations) of the written word. (This interview was . . .

The Get Current Deal

If one of your resolutions for 2020 was to read more, we’ve got just the thing to help! Our Get Current Deal—the most recent four issues of Brick (101, 102, 103, and 104)—is only $20 (plus shipping). A fantastic way . . .

The Brick Modern Archive

Over the last few months Brick folk have been working quietly on digitizing past issues. Now, we’re so excited to share with you that Brick‘s entire Modern Archive–that’s eight years, or the last sixteen issuesis available online, . . .

Brick Winter Launch Party

Brick will celebrate the launch of the Winter issue on Monday, December 2, at 7:30 p.m. at the Gladstone Hotel’s Melody Bar, with readings by Souvankham Thammavongsa and Ken Babstock and a celebration of translation with Canisia Lubrin, Anne McLean, . . .

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 keeping our social media accounts active to proofreading and editorial assistance. And we’re always eager to find . . .

Sadiqa de Meijer’s “Mother Tongue” on Literary Hub

Sadiqa de Meijer’s lyrical essay “Mother Tongue” from Brick 103 was recently featured on Literary Hub. The piece is an exquisite exploration on the intimacy that’s formed with one’s first language—in de Meijer’s case, Dutch. Read the full piece here. . . .

Brick Podcast: Episode 4 and a New Reading Up Now

Episode 4 of Brick Podcast is the highly-anticipated recording of the April 3 book launch for Saidiya Hartman’s Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Social Upheaval. Following a reading, Saidiya Hartman is joined by Christina Sharpe, Canisia Lubrin, . . .

The Brick 103 Summer Launch: Save the Date

Please join us for a joyful night as we celebrate the launch of Brick 103! Our Summer issue features new writing by Michael Ondaatje, Laurie Anderson, Sadiqa de Meijer, Amitava Kumar, Martha Baillie, Karen Solie, Hebe Uhart, Fanny Howe, Louise . . .

Brick Podcast Now Available on iTunes

We’re excited to announce a brand-new endeavour: Brick Podcast. Featuring readings and interviews with writers, poets, artists, and storytellers from the journal’s pages, Brick Podcast offers readers even more to enjoy with each issue of the magazine. Hear what moves . . .

A Note About Our Price Increase

It’s important to us that a subscription to Brick be something every reader can afford. It’s been years since we last increased our prices, but as production and mailing costs continue to increase and stretch our shoestring budget ever thinner, . . .

Brick 102 Launches December 3

We’re excited to be launching a brand new Brick on Monday, December 3, 7:30 p.m. at the Melody Bar in Toronto’s Gladstone Hotel (1214 Queen Street West). Please save the date and join us for a joyful night as we . . .