Site Information

 Loading... Please wait...

News

Darka Erdelji’s Jack illustrations exhibited

In conjunction with the Thomas Raddall Symposium, Acadia University’s Art Gallery hosted “Image. Word. Design: Exploring Picture Book Illustration in Atlantic Canada.” The works of Molly Lamb Boback (NB), Brenda Jones (PEI), and Leonard Paul (NS) were featured along with that of our own Darka Erdelji (NL). The exhibition ran from July 9th [...]

Read More »


Congratulations to Joel Thomas Hynes

Hynes’s film adaptation of Say Nothing Saw Wood – “Cast No Shadow” – was nominated for four Canadian Screen Awards, including Best Film and Best Adapted Screenplay. The film received six awards at last fall’s Atlantic Film Festival.Hynes’s novella Say Nothing Saw Wood was also shortlisted for the 2014 ReLit Award for Fiction and the [...]

Read More »


Halley Day in Tors Cove

August 2, 2014 was the 314th anniversary of the arrival of Edmond Halley (the astronomer and geophysicist for whom Halley’s comet was named) in Tors Cove, then Toads Cove. At the end of a prolonged scientific voyage, Halley came to Tors Cove looking for fresh water and wood, and was greeted with gunfire. Apparently, local [...]

Read More »


Grand Opening of the Printshop on June 29th, 2014

After months of settling in, we launched Running the Goat’s new workspace on Cove Road in Tors Covewith words and music and good spirits on Sunday, June 29th.There were printing demonstrations by Duncan Major and Rachel Dragland; readings by Bernice Morgan, Don McKay, Tom Dawe, Agnes Walsh, and Andy Jones; tunes from Rick West and [...]

Read More »