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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Anne Michaels, Toronto's Poet Laureate
Thu Feb 02, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: City Hall

Anne Michaels' books are published in over forty-five countries and have won dozens of international awards, including the Orange Prize, the Guardian Fiction Prize, and the Lannan Award for Fiction. She has been shortlisted m...

Icon of the event Mystery Panel: Steven Burrows, Suzanne F. Kingsmill and Jeffrey Round
Thu Oct 27, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: City Hall

Murder mystery writers, Steven Burrows, Suzanne F. Kingsmill and Jeffrey Round, on their newest chilling tales Cast of Falcons, Crazy Dead and Endgame. Q&A and book signing to follow....

Icon of the event Jane Urquhart
Thu Dec 08, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: City Hall

One of Canada's best loved writers, award-winning author Jane Urquhart on A Number of Things, a rich and surprising narrative of 50 artifacts that speak to our collective experience as a nation. In conversation with Toronto S...

Icon of the event Author Reading - Bianca Lakoseljac:  Stone Woman.
Wed Oct 26, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Runnymede

Bianca Lakoseljac's second novel, Stone Woman, is a family saga of five women whose lives are bound by a Vietnam-War draft dodger from the hippie daze of Toronto. Spanning from 1967 to 2017, the novel chronicles their loves a...