Author Talks & Lectures
Published posthumously, Jane Austen's last complete and most mature comic novel celebrates her heroine's respect for her own experience and reconsidered judgement. This lecture explores the implications of "persuasion" as th...
Mesdames of Mayhem will discuss their anthology of short stories and their other mystery writings. Presentation and book signing.
Meet immigration lawyer Andy Semotiuk as he reads from his recently published book, A Promise Kept: A Tribute to a Mother?s Love. He traces the life of his mother from her childhood in Eastern Europe, through the World War I...
Want to be a writer? Howard Shrier, award winning mystery writer, teacher, actor, will discuss the Art of Creative Writing. Presentation, readings and book signing.
Rienzi Crusz was born in Sri Lanka, and immigrated to Canada in 1965; he is now a Canadian citizen. He has a B.A. from the University of Ceylon, a B.L.S. from the University of Toronto, and an M.A. from the University of Wate...
Join us for a session with Evergreen-nominated author Simone St. James. Her novel An Inquiry into Love and Death is nominated for the 2014 Forest of Reading Evergreen Award for Adult Fiction. Ms. St. James will discuss her ...
Jennifer Robson studied French literature and modern history as an undergraduate at Kings College at the University of Western Ontario, then attended Saint Antonys College at the University of Oxford, where she obtained her d...