vivian demuth


On Sunday April 23, 2017, Vivian will be reading at a fundraiser for Planned Parenthood at “Songs By and About Women,” at 7 pm the Guitar Bar, Hoboken, NJ

Vivian will be reading along with a diverse group of poets at the New Year’s Day Alternative Spoken Word/Performance Extravaganza at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe in New York City on Jan. 1st, 2016. This year’s theme is “Palabras Luminosas (Luminous Words).”

On Sunday, October 25th, 2015, Vivian will be reading at The Junction in Toronto at 3030 Dundas St. West from 5-8p.m. Three other authors will be reading as well including Carole Giangrande, author of Here Comes the Dreamer, also published by Inanna.

Vivian will be reading from her novel, Bear War-den, on Thursday June 11th at 7:30 p.m. at Pages Bookstore in Calgary, AB as part of the Flywheel reading series.

On Wednesday, May 20th, Vivian will be reading from her novel, Bear War-den,  and S. Noel Mckay will be reading from her novel, Stony Point, at Audreys Books in Edmonton, Alberta at 7pm. 

Inanna Publications will be launching Vivian’s new novel, Bear War-den, on Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 from 6-8:30 pm at The Supermarket, 268 Augusta Ave., Kensington Market, Toronto, Ontario. Vivian will be reading along with three other women authors.

Vivian will be reading from her poetry book, Fire Watcher, at Mount Royal University, Calgary, Thursday, September 11, 2014 and at an Ecopoetry reading at Poets House, New York City, 7 pm. Friday, September 26th, 2014.

Vivian will be reading poetry as part of the Art Bar Reading Series at The Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth Ave., Toronto on Tuesday, April 8th 2014 at 8 pm.

Fire watcher has made the list of final nominees for the 2013 Banff Mountain Fiction and Poetry Award. Vivian will be reading from Fire Watcher at the Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival on Friday, November 1st at 4pm.

April 2013: Vivian was among 30 Poets featured by the Literary Press Group of Canada for her book, Fire Watcher.

Vivian will be reading from her new poetry book, Fire Watcher, at the Spring launch of new books published by Guernica Editions. The event will take place in Toronto on Sunday, April 21st from 4-6 pm, at Supermarket in the Kensington Market area, 268 Augusta Avenue.

Vivian will be reading at an Eco-poetry group reading at Poets House in New York city on Friday, April 12th at 7 pm.

Vivian will be reading at an Eco-poetry event at the Brooklyn Book Festival on Saturday September 22nd, 1:30-4pm at the Brooklyn Heights Public Library.

Join us for poetry and music on Saturday, September 29th, 4- 7pm at the PVS Gallery in Hoboken NJ to Celebrate the Global Day of 100 Thousand Poets for Change 2012. Donations will go to a local homeless shelter and the organization, Why Hunger.

Vivian will be participating in a group reading at The Tisch School of Arts, New York University on Wednesday, April 4th, 2012, from 6:30-8pm.

Vivian will be reading with a group of poets at Pace University in New York on March 17th, at 3pm.

At the People’s Stage in Tompkins Square Park on Feb. 26th in NYC.

Past Readings:

Vivian will be presenting/reading at a York University conference to be held at the Gladstone Hotel in Toronto from October 21-23, 2011.

Saturday, September 24th, 2011 from 6-8pm as part of a group reading and world-wide event at A Gathering of the Tribes in New York City.

In the Sunday Best reading series at Hudson View Gardens in New York City at 4 p.m. on February 13th2011.

At Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta on Thursday, October 14th 2010 at 1pm.

Vivan will be reading at in New York city on October 22nd at 7pm at the Happy Ending Lounge in celebration of Carol Novack’s new book, “Giraffes in Hiding” along with the following other readers:Ann Bogle, Patricia Eakins,Bob Heman, George Spencer and Yuriy Tarnaswsky.

On August 21st, 2010 11a.m. at Cape Breton University, Sydney, Nova Scotia.

Vivian Demuth will be reading poems from Breathing Nose Mountains and new poems as part of the Jasper in January, High Art event in January 2010, Jasper, Alberta.    see

Aat the Quebec City Writer’s Festival at the Morrin Centre April 18th,  2009.

APRIL 13, 2008 At The OTTAWA International Writers Festival on Sunday 13 April at 4pm.

April 14, 2008 – The downtown main brain Ottawa Public Library at 7pm.



MAY 8th 2008 – CALGARY at OOLONG TEAHOUSE, 110 10 St. hosted by Flywheel at 7pm.


Vivian Demuth will be reading from her novel, Eyes of the Forest, as part of a Western Canada 2007 Spring Book Tour. Most of the readings will take place in public libraries, with a few colleges, bookstores, and galleries as well. The tour begins in Grande Prairie on April 23rd then travels through B.C. and Saskatchewan and ends on May 14th in Dawson Creek.

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