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Icon of the event Ads on the Moon: Corporate and Cultural Cosmopolitanisms in Cloud Atlas
Thu May 24, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

David Mitchell's Cloud Atlas explores community-building in conventional as well as innovative ways. The latter includes the ways in which corporations or the system of "corporacy" can influence everyday communications and sh...

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 Take Control of Your Life: Rescue Yourself and Live the Life You Deserve
Thu Jun 21, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

As a former police detective, hostage negotiator and international...

Icon of the event Scarborough: A Reading by Catherine Hernandez
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

Shortlisted for the 2017 Toronto Book Awards, Scarborough portrays a low-income urban neighborhood where three kids struggle to rise above poverty, abuse, and a system that consistently fails them. The adults in their lives e...

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! ...

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 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, ...