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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Boneshaker Reading Series
Tue Jun 12, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Stevie Howell, Myna Wallin and Genevieve Scott read from their work. Hosted by Lillian Necakov.

Icon of the event Author Visit: Andrew Larsen
Wed Jul 11, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Highland Creek

What’s your story? Join author Andrew Larsen for a fun workshop where young writers and illustrators can explore their own lives and discover their own stories.

Icon of the event An Evening with Author Steena Holmes: The Forgotten Ones
Wed Sep 12, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

New York Times and US Today bestselling author, Steena Holmes, will be reading from and discussing her latest fiction novel, ...

Icon of the event Motherhood with Sheila Heti
Thu Jun 07, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Internationally acclaimed author Sheila Heti brings to light some radical and essential questions about womanhood, parenthood, and how - and for whom - to live as she discusses her new book, ...

Icon of the event The Adon Olam Lecture featuring Cantor Beny Maissner
Wed May 30, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Barbara Frum

Join Cantor Beny Maissner as he shares everything you want to know about the ancient piyut. He’ll explore Adon Olam from antiquity through the Renaissance, classical and romantic periods, and open our eyes (and ears) to a new...

Icon of the event Book Launch: An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim
Tue Jun 26, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Another Story Bookstore and Penguin Canada present the launch of An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim. This event will feature a reading by Lim in conversation with Carrianne Leung. All are welcome to this free event! ...