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Icon of the event On Stage: Philippa Sheppard on Pericles
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Philippa Sheppard teaches Shakespeare with the Department of English at the University of Toronto and has published articles and reviews on Shakespeare?s work. A lecturer at the Stratford Festival for the past three years, s...

Icon of the event An afternoon with three Chicago poets in Toronto
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Peter O'Leary, John Tipton and Michael Autrey are contemporary poets, all resident in Chicago. Not necessarily traditional, all are committed to the poetic tradition, notably to the example of the Modernists. Each poet will r...

Icon of the event On Stage: Vivian Rakoff on Love's Labour's Lost
Tue Mar 31, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Dr. Vivian Rakoff is Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto, former Chair of U of T?s Department of Psychiatry, and past Director of the Clarke Institute of Psychiatry. Prof. Rakoff has lectured at hospitals and uni...

Icon of the event Italian Film Series
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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The Fiances (I fidanzati); directed by Ermanno Olmi....

Icon of the event The Decline and Fall of Investigative Journalism : PEN Canada Fundraiser
Wed Feb 25, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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A Freedom to Read Week event...

Icon of the event Toronto in Never-Never Land
Fri Apr 17, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Any city's street culture is shaped by forces specific to the city itself. The Toronto we have - was shaped by the transformative mid-'60s when barriers between high-and-pop cultures were lowered; when U.of T. meant pop fest...

Icon of the event Israeli Film Series
Mon Mar 09, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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The Matchmaker (Pa'am Ha'iti); directed by Avi Nesher....

Icon of the event Storytellers from Away - Joan Bailey
Thu Mar 26, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Deer Park

In collaboration with the Toronto Storytelling Festival (www.torontostorytellingfestival.ca), we present some of the most renowned and accomplished tellers from across Canada and around the world. Joan Bailey tells stories fr...

Icon of the event Arsenals ...100% Kick -Ass Ska
Sat Feb 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Deer Park

Come and rap with The Arsenals, a 100% Kick- Ass SKA band. Tap, dance, sing to this style of popular music combining calypso, jazz, rhythm and blues, a forerunner of reggae.

Icon of the event Star Talks: Albert Schultz
Wed Feb 11, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Albert Schultz, Canadian actor, director and Artistic Director of Canada's largest urban theatre, Soulpepper. In conversation with Toronto Star's Richard Ouzounian....