Author Talks & Lectures

Tue Feb 12, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Authors Jim Smith and Marc di Saverio read from their work. Hosted by Lillian Necakov.

Fri Mar 22, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Nigerian-born British writer, Helen Oyeyemi is the author of the story collection ...

Thu Feb 21, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

"Gulliver's Travels meets The Underground Railroad: a road trip through the countryside - and the psyche - by the author of Fifteen Dogs."...

Mon Mar 04, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Hanif Abdurraqib is a poet, essayist, and cultural critic from Columbus, Ohio, and one of the most talked about writers of his generation. He is the author of the critically acclaimed ...

Tue Apr 02, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Albert Woodfox served more than four decades in solitary confinement―in a 6-foot by 9-foot cell, 23 hours a day, in notorious Angola prison in Louisiana―all for a crime he did not commit. ...

Thu Jan 31, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

It's the great Canadian book debate! Canada Reads is an annual "battle of the books" competition organized by the CBC. Each season features five books, five celebrity champions and one winner. ...

Mon Jan 28, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Why do some social justice movements fail? How can grassroots organizers and activists build better movements that change the world?...

Thu Jan 31, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Toronto-based author and personal finance speaker Gordon Stein shares easy financial "recipes" from his ...

Tue Feb 12, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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