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Icon of the event Catherine Rondina Book Launch
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Come meet award-winning author Catherine Rondina as she unveils her latest book: Carey Price: How a First Nations kid became a superstar goaltender. Be a part of the celebration and purchase a signed copy! This event is for...

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 Boneshaker Reading Series
Tue May 08, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Rob Rolfe, Lillian Necakov and Larry Jensen read and perform.

Icon of the event Vincenzo Pietropaolo Author Visit
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Come meet Italian-born, Canadian-based documentary photographer and author Vincenzo Pietropaolo as he talks about his latest book Ritual, which showcases photographs of the Good Friday Procession ? an elaborate event that tak...

Icon of the event Tony Pavia Author Visit
Fri Jun 15, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Meet Italo-Canadian photo reporter Tony Pavia as he discusses his book Focus on Communities- Obiettivo Sulle Comunità. In this 3-volume series, Pavia showcases photographs taken from 1980 to the present day of people, events...

Icon of the event Writing Poetry Outside the Blocks: A Reading and Workshop with Gary Barwin
Sat Apr 28, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Celebrate National Poetry Month with acclaimed writer and poet Gary Barwin. ...

Icon of the event Daniela Sanzone Author Visit
Fri Jun 22, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jane/Sheppard

La guerra secondo Michele is a novel, rich in historical details, based on the true story of Michele, who was a prisoner of the German Army during the Second World War. Come meet the author and hear about her latest novel! D...