Author Talks & Lectures

Wed May 08, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

NEW DATE - May 8, 2019 in the HINTON Theatre (3rd Floor)...

Mon May 06, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Colleagues of Anthony Bourdain talk about his work, his legacy and how he changed the way we think about food.

Wed May 22, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Anakana Schofield is one of the most unique, clever voices in contemporary fiction. Her award-winning novels include Malarky and Martin John, which was shortlisted for the Giller Prize. ...

Mon Apr 15, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Andre Dubus III is the author of Dirty Love, The Garden of Last Days, House of Sand and Fog (a finalist for the National Book Award), and Townie, winner of an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature.

Thu Apr 04, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Hear Andreas Souvaliotis, social entrepreneur and creator of the popular Carrot Rewards health and wellness app, read from his memoir, Misfit. Newly updated and expanded, Misfit tells the story of one of Canada's most unusual...

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

Anthony De Sa is the author of ...

Mon Apr 08, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Barry Lopez is an American author, essayist, and fiction writer whose work is known for its humanitarian and environmental concerns. ...

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

Hear Cory Doctorow discuss his timely novel on the social, technological, and economic visions of today and what America could be in the near, near future.

Thu Apr 11, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join Crime Writers of Canada for an engaging talk about writing crime fiction. The panel will include a short reading from each of the participating authors, Lynn McPherson, K.J. Howe, Steve Shrott, Rick Blechta and Elizabeth...

Thu Apr 04, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Astronaut Dave Williams speaks on stage about his book, Defying Limits, and the challenges, surprises and unforgettable moments from his career as one of Canada's most accomplished astronauts.