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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Peak Learning. Philosophy.Descartes. Professor Jonathan Salem- Wiseman.Humber.
Mon Apr 28, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Descartes and the Quest for Certainty...

Icon of the event The Three Greek Sisters
Wed Jun 18, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Riverdale

Riverdale Arts and Letters Club presents the Three Greek Sisters. They will share their new cookbook. Presentation, book signing and, perhaps, a nibble or two

Icon of the event CANCELLED - Meet Jaspreet Singh, Author of Helium
Thu May 15, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Port Union

Told from the perspective of Raj, an Indian-born man living in Ithaca, New York, Helium is a novel that confronts one of the most shocking moments in the history of India: the massacre of Sikh citizens by government-incited m...

Icon of the event Rainbow Rowell: In Conversation with Elaine Lui
Thu May 08, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

Rainbow Rowell, superstar author of Eleanor & Park, Fangirl, and more, sits down with Elaine Lui (of LaineyGossip, The Social, and new book Listen to the Squawking Chicken)for a conversation about books, movies, and anything ...

Icon of the event Author Reading. Roberta Rich discusses The Harem Midwife.
Thu May 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Deer Park

Roberta Rich discusses The Harem Midwife. Amazon talks of the book as an...

Icon of the event Meet Author Kim Thompson
Wed May 14, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Northern District

Come and join Silver Birch Nominee, author Kim Thompson, as she speaks about her books and being a Children’s writer....

Icon of the event The eh List Author Series: Elspeth Cameron - Aunt Winnie
Thu May 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Northern District

Winnie, Elspeth Cameron’s aunt, lived in Rosedale with her family in the 1910s. Over the course of her life, she saw the city change from an English and Scottish bastion with horse-drawn buggies, to a multicultural city whe...