Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Renée Pellerin: The Breast Cancer Conspiracy
Mon Oct 22, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

For decades, women have been told that mammograms save lives. Yet the evidence from many scientists shows that screenings may do more harm than good. So who is causing women and doctors to buy in to myths about breast cancer ...

Icon of the event Comic Arts Workshop with Evan Munday
Mon Oct 22, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join author and illustrator Evan Munday who will guide you through the process of creating your own comic book or graphic novel. Bring your ideas to life and learn a few tricks of the trade!...

Icon of the event Polish Writers Jakub Malecki & Dorota Maslowska
Tue Oct 23, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

The Brentwood Polish Club on October 23 will be at Jane/Dundas Library for a evening with Polish writers Jakub Malecki & Dorota Maslowska. They are here in Canada as part of the Toronto International Festival of Authors at Ha...

Icon of the event Equality of Power: Solutions to the Unfair Treatment of Women
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A three-part lecture series by lawyer, activist and former Chatelaine legal columnist, Linda Silver Dranoff.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 23
Tue Nov 20
Icon of the event Scarborough Historical Society Meeting
Tue Oct 23, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Bendale

Join us for talks on historical subjects. Meetings are free and include refreshments. At this meeting Ron Brown presents: Back Roads of Ontario.

Icon of the event Marvellous Grounds: Queer of Colour Histories of Toronto
Tue Oct 23, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Featuring the art, activism, and writings of QTBIPOC in Toronto, ...

Icon of the event Indigenous Writers' Gathering: Race, Representation and Reconciliation
Tue Oct 23, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

When writer Tracey Lindberg (author of Birdie) wrote on the #NativeTwitter feed:...

Icon of the event Polish Book Club Meets at Jane/Dundas in October
Tue Oct 23, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Brentwood

Come out to Jane/Dundas Library on October 23 to join other Polish Book lovers and meet Polish writers Jakub Malecki and Dorota Maslowska. ...

Icon of the event Bringing Back the Birds
Tue Oct 23, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Canada's north is home to a songbird nursery of billions of migratory birds who undergo a spectacular annual migration to warmer latitude to escape winter. Decades of monitoring have shown steep declines in many species but n...

Icon of the event The War Between Mystery Fiction and Literary Fiction
Tue Oct 23, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Annette Street

Is there murder in literary fiction? Character depth in mystery fiction?...