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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Pamela Mordecai
Thu Feb 18, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Victoria Village

The eh List Author Series presents author Pamela Mordecai. Short-listed for the 2015 Roger Writers? Trust Fiction Prize, Red Jacket is a rich and compelling tale surrounding the mysterious truth of Grace Carpenter?s true iden...

Icon of the event Meet author Rosemary Aubert
Thu Mar 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Victoria Village

Rosemary Aubert is a Canadian-American author, poet, and critic, most known for her Ellis Portal series of crime novels. She won the Arthur Ellis Award for best crime novel in 1999 for her book The Feast of Stephen.

Icon of the event Using Handwriting Analysis to Understand Personality
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Think handwriting is obsolete? According to Clinical Social Worker Annette Poizner, your handwriting is richly expressive of who you are. In this fascinating presentation, you will analyze celebrity signatures and find out fo...

Icon of the event Tea and Murder
Thu Mar 10, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Victoria Village

Enjoy listening to a mystery book talk. Miriam Scribner, Toronto Public Library Senior Services Specialist, presents her list of favourite mystery books.

Icon of the event Boost Your Willpower, Change Your Life
Wed Dec 02, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Do you know the boundaries of your comfort zone and why they exist? Do you want to break through these boundaries? Curious about how the latest neuroscience and behavioural science research can explain why we do what we do, a...

Icon of the event Boneshaker Reading Series
Tue Dec 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
St. Clair/Silverthorn

Hoa Nguyen and Stuart Ross read from their work. Hosted by Lillian Necakov.