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Icon of the event 13+2 Ways of Looking at Andre Alexis's
Mon Jun 05, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

André Alexis?s award-winning novel can be appreciated in many ways, and in this informal lecture Stephen Cain will explore what 15 Dogs can teach us about mythology, genre, language, communication, philosophy, and innovative ...

Icon of the event Toronto's Caribbean Voices
Tue Feb 21, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Toronto-Caribbean authors, poets, and publicists share their works influence by their cross-continental heritage and the future of diversity in literature. With Stacey Marie Robinson, Leonicka Valcius and Joshua "Scribe" Watk...

Icon of the event Brenda Wastasecoot Discusses Granny?s Giant Bannock
Sat Feb 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Brenda Wastasecoot is a member of the York Factory Cree Nation. She holds a Ph.D. in Adult Education and Community Development and is a lecturer at University of Toronto?s Centre for Indigenous Studies. She is the author of t...