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Icon of the event Emancipate Me. Emancipate This.
Tue Oct 17, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Yorkville

Racism is in. Feminism is out. Authors Vivek Shraya and Lauren McKeon discuss the face of racism, the anti-feminist movement and their latest books,...

Icon of the event The Many Deaths of Tom Thomson: Separating Fact from Fiction
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

In July 1917, renowned Canadian landscape painter Tom Thomson mysteriously disappeared while canoeing in Ontario's Algonquin Park. Over the last century, speculators have offered increasingly wild theories of Thomson's fate....

Icon of the event Book Launch: The Piccolomini Collection by Eric Koch
Tue Sep 19, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

The venue of Eric Koch's latest fantasy, The Piccolomini Collection, is the spa island Prima Dora Springs, a reflection, in miniature, of the interplay between Reason and Unreason in the real world. The island is known for it...