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Icon of the event Boneshaker Reading Series
Tue Apr 22, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
St. Clair/Silverthorn

Stuart Ross and Meaghan Strimas read from their work.

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 Cathy Marie Buchanan discusses The Painted Girls
Tue Apr 22, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

The Painted Girls was inspired by Edgar Degas's famous sculpture Little Dancer Aged Fourteen. Cathy Marie Buchanan will discuss the story behind the sculpture and how she came to write a fictionalised account of the life of ...

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Thu Apr 17, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Palmerston

Karen Connelly is the author of "Come Cold River" (2013) and other award-winning books. A memoir-in-poetry of her troubled family, "Come Cold River" explores the lives of "invisible woman". Meet wise-cracking book heroine La...

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

Roberta Rich discusses The Harem Wife. Amazon talks of it an...

Icon of the event Author Reading. Jane Christmas reads from  And Then There Were Nuns
Thu Apr 17, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

"Bestselling author Jane Christmas decides to enter a convent to discern whether she is, as she puts it, ""nun material."" But just as she convinces herself to take the plunge, her long-term partner, Colin, surprises her with...