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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Author Talk: Rose Grieco
Tue Oct 25, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Meet Rose Grieco, author of District: Growing up in Little Italy. Her memoir is an intimate and finely detailed portrait of her beloved neighbourhood and the family, friends and neighbours she grew up with.

Icon of the event Greek Jews in the Second World War
Thu Nov 03, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Victoria Village

As part of Holocaust Education Week Toronto filmmaker George Gedeon will screen and discuss his film, " In the presence of my neighbours." ( 2012, English) The film and talk will explore the plight of Greek Jews in the Second...

Icon of the event  An Evening of Romance
Thu Feb 02, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Toronto romance author Molly O'Keefe will discuss her career, the romance publishing industry, and read excerpts from her books. Question and answer will follow.

Icon of the event Romance Lovers Author Series
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Romance lovers are invited to join our Romance Lovers Author Series where once a month a featured local author leads a lively discussion.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 17
Tue Feb 14
Icon of the event Author Talk: Dominik Parisien
Thu Feb 09, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Dufferin/St.Clair

Toronto-based fiction editor and writer Dominik Parisien on the importance of fairy tale retellings, adapting local history in fiction, and his recent anthology projects, The Starlit Wood: New Fairy Tales, and Clockwork Canad...

Icon of the event Boneshaker Reading Series
Tue Nov 08, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: St. Clair/Silverthorn

Pamela Mordecai and Michael Knox read from their work.