Author Talks & Lectures

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 ...

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. ...

Thu Feb 07, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Trailblazing Canadian businesswoman Betty-Ann Heggie (Potash Corp), discusses, "Gender Physics," her theory and practice of rejecting traditional gender roles to achieve personal and professional success by balancing Masculin...

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

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DATE FOR THIS PROGRAM HAS CHANGED.

Thu Feb 21, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us as we welcome Sociologist and Researcher Dr. Jennifer Mills of The Harriet Tubman Institute at York University as she discusses racism and it's implications in Canada. ...

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 ...

Thu Mar 14, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Author and journalist James FitzGerald discusses his life and craft. His ...

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 ...