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Icon of the event Festival of South Asia Literary Arts Workshops
Sat Jul 16, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Festival of South Asia in partnership with the Toronto Public Library presents book readings, activities and a book launch that celebrates the literary works of Contemporary South Asian authors....

Icon of the event Melodie Campbell and Vicki Delany
Thu Jun 30, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Mimico Centennial

Mystery/crime authors Meodie Campbell and Vicki Delany will be discussing their novels as well as publishing for the mystery market....

Icon of the event Canadian Women in the Sky: 100 years of flight
Thu Sep 15, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Richview

Meet Elizabeth Muir, author of "Canadian Women in the Sky: 100 years of flight" (http://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/detail.jsp?Entt=RDM3341186&R=3341186 ). Ms. Muir will tell the story of how women in Canada first boarded pla...

Icon of the event Cordelia Strube
Tue Oct 04, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Cordelia Strube, author of the acclaimed novel of Lemon, discussing her new, funny and heartbreaking book On the Shores of Darkness, There is Light, a story of love and revelation....

Icon of the event Another Genocide: ISIS' Destruction of Iraq's and Syria's Cultural Heritage
Wed Sep 07, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

The rise of the so-called "Islamic State" (ISIS) over the past two years has taken the world by surprise. While reports of horrific human rights violations and systematic persecutions of ethnic and religious minorities commit...