Author Talks & Lectures

Tue Jun 11, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Seeing your book in print is a dream for all emerging writers. But it can be a hard journey with rejection at every turn. ...

Wed Mar 27, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Alan Dustin is an investment advisor with over 25 years experience and his book, How to Profit From the Next Bull Market, is a complete resource for Canadians seeking to master the stock market and secure their financial futu...

Tue Jun 04, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Mystery author Lisa de Nikolits, a member of the Mesdames of Mayhem mystery writers' collective, offers her insights into self-editing and how to become a better writer. Free admission. Drop-in. No registration required.

Thu Feb 21, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

Dwayne Genus and Uchenwa Iroaga Genus discuss their first novel and share the historical biography of Nkechi Iroaga's life growing up in Nigeria and her experience during the Nigerian-Biafran civil war in the 1960's and how s...

Thu May 02, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

From rural villages to the city of Mumbai, Toronto author Aparna Kaji Shah's four short stories reflect on the challenges and triumphs of strong female characters dealing with difficult, life-changing situations in modern Ind...

Tue May 21, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Three members of the Mesdames of Mayhem mystery writers' collective, Rosemary Aubert, Lisa de Nikolits, and Caro Soles, share their experiences and insights as well as answer questions from the audience regarding authorship. ...

Tue Apr 09, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

The Deadly Dames, a group of Canadian mystery writers, present a fun and informal discussion about the state of crime fiction today and what it takes to write a novel.

Sat Mar 30, 2019 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Writing a story has many stages. Where does our creativity come from? How do we craft our characters and moments so they come alive on the page and have the effect on our readers that we imagine? ...