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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Boneshaker Reading Series
Tue Oct 04, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: St. Clair/Silverthorn

Kevin Spenst and Jim Smith read from their work.

Icon of the event Boneshaker Reading Series
Tue Oct 11, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: St. Clair/Silverthorn

Claudio Gaudio and Stuart Ross read from their work.

Icon of the event Sue-Ann Levy
Thu Nov 24, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Popular Toronto journalist, Sue-Ann Levy - a self-described nice, chubby, Jewish, gay, controversial girl - on her journey through Toronto politics and her humorous and self-deprecating memoir, Underdog. Q&A and book signing ...

Icon of the event True Crime: Ann Brocklehurst and Jeremy Grimaldi
Thu Nov 03, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Uncovering two of Ontario's most shocking crimes, reporter and private investigator Ann Brocklehurst deliberates on a young Canadian aviation heir in what appears to be thrill-seeking serial kills in Dark Ambition and journal...

Icon of the event Simon Morrison author of Bolshoi Confidential
Mon Oct 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

In this enthralling, new history of the Bolshoi Ballet, sensational performances onstage compete with political machinations backstage....

Icon of the event Greek Jews in World War Two
Thu Nov 03, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Victoria Village

As part of Holocaust Education Week Toronto filmmaker George Gedeon will show and talk about his film, " In the presence of my neighbours." Discussion will follow regarding the plight of Greek Jews in World War Two.