Author Talks & Lectures

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

Anthony De Sa is the author of ...

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.

Wed May 15, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Ziya Tong is an award-winning broadcaster and one of the world's most engaging science journalists. Her book ...

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...

Tue Apr 16, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

David Bezmozgis is an award-winning writer and filmmaker, living in Toronto. Hear him discuss his new short story collection, ...

Thu Mar 28, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Indigenous peoples have shockingly higher rates of addiction, depression, diabetes, and other chronic health conditions than other North Americans. According to the Aboriginal Healing Foundation, these are a result of interge...

Thu Jun 13, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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

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)...

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. ...

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.