Author Talks & Lectures

Wed May 01, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Award-winning environmental journalist Andrew Reeves' new book Overrun: Dispatches from the Asian Carp Crisis examines one of North America's most voraciously invasive species and how saving the Great Lakes is only half the c...

Sat Apr 27, 2019 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Make the big banks work for you, not against you! ...

Wed Jul 10, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Riverdale

Rediscover Toronto history through walking and exploration of city limits. Edward Brown presents his nonfiction book, ...

Mon Apr 29, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Crime Fiction Series and Why They Work So Well.

Wed May 15, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Riverdale

In his new book, which is as personal as it's historical, Dere looks at the impacts of the Head Tax and Chinese Exclusion Act on the Chinese-Canadian community - and the way forward. He argues that the discrimination of the p...

Tue Jun 04, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Mystery author Lisa de Nikolits, a member of the Mesdames of Mayhem mystery writers' collective, offers her insights into self-editing and how to become a better writer. Free admission. Drop-in. No registration required.

Tue May 21, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Three members of the Mesdames of Mayhem mystery writers' collective, Rosemary Aubert, Lisa de Nikolits, and Caro Soles, share their experiences and insights as well as answer questions from the audience regarding authorship. ...

Sat Jul 27, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Join local author Luciana Longo for an entertaining afternoon of storytelling and tiramisu making as she shares her journey of writing her memoir/cookbook ...

Tue Jun 11, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Beaches

Seeing your book in print is a dream for all emerging writers. But it can be a hard journey with rejection at every turn. ...

Mon May 06, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: St. Lawrence

Labour and work occupy a fascinating but hidden position in the makeup of Pride and Prejudice. This lecture considers the paternalistic role of the country estate holder and looks at changes to the British working world broug...