Author Talks & Lectures

Fri May 10, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Kick off your visit to TCAF, with a bang - or is that a bump in the night? - as Japanese horror manga artist Junji Ito makes his way to the Bram and Bluma Appel Salon at Toronto Reference Library at 6:30pm on Friday, May 10, ...

Wed Jul 10, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Riverdale

Rediscover Toronto history through walking and exploration of city limits. Edward Brown presents his nonfiction book, ...

Thu May 16, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Mount Pleasant

Join members of the Crime Writers of Canada for a panel discussion covering a wide variety of genres from thrillers to noir, financial crime and true-crime. Authors will discuss their books and their interest in writing about...

Wed May 01, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Award-winning environmental journalist Andrew Reeves' new book Overrun: Dispatches from the Asian Carp Crisis examines one of North America's most voraciously invasive species and how saving the Great Lakes is only half the c...

Mon Apr 29, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Kristen Worley is the first athlete to legally challenge the gender policies of the International Olympic Committee and related international sports bodies, which she successfully argued were designed to discriminate against ...

Wed Apr 24, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Best-selling author, Joanna Goodman, reads from her new novel, ...

Thu May 23, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Our democracy is a trainwreck. Our elections feel hollow and our legislatures have become toxic. Fierce partisanship, centralized power, distorted election results and rigged systems all contribute to our growing cynicism. ...

Thu Jun 06, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Author James D.M. Stewart will be talking about his debut book ...

Thu Jun 20, 2019 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Nancy Drew Sleuths are having their annual convention in Toronto this year. Come listen to a line up of speakers and celebrate Nancy Drew, a timeless character that has trail blazed through generations of fans since the 1...

Thu May 09, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bendale

Crime Writers of Canada authors cast light on a variety of past criminals and cases and talk about their books. Come and hear from Madeline Harris-Callway, Caro Soles, Des Ryan, Ann Shortell and Debbie Levison.