Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event East York Historical Society
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Discussions on local history subjects about your neighbourhood.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 27
Tue Jan 29
Icon of the event Aminder Dhaliwal: Woman World
Thu Nov 22, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Aminder Dhaliwal discusses the new print edition of her wildly popular Instagram comic, Woman World, about a world with no men. Readers everywhere will now understand what her 150K followers already know: Dhaliwal's voice add...

Icon of the event Beat The Bank: The Canadian Guide to Simply Successful Investing
Mon Jan 21, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

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

Icon of the event Magic of Literacy
Fri Nov 09, 2018 | 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: Deer Park

Kids author Marty Chan shares the hilarious real-life inspiration behind his novels to show students that their own lives can be springboards into great stories. With a little bit of stage magic, he?ll illustrate the writing ...

Icon of the event Get that Grant! Tips for Canadian Writers
Tue Nov 13, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Writers of all levels are invited to learn the dos and don'ts of navigating the public funding landscape with representatives from the Toronto Arts Council, Ontario Arts Council, and Canada Council for the Arts. Presented by ...

Icon of the event Polyamorous:  A Reading and Conversation with Author Jenny Yuen
Wed Feb 06, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Polyamorous looks at how people across Canada are giving themselves a choice to love another way, how these relationships are defined in the modern world, and why many are fighting for the legal right to love who - and how ma...

Icon of the event Tariq Ali: Where Did the Left Go? - RUSH ONLY
Fri Oct 26, 2018 | 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

UPDATE: this event is now sold out. It is possible that a few rush seats will be available at the door. The rush line usually starts to form half an hour before doors open. ...

Icon of the event Shaughnessy Bishop-Stall: Hungover: One Man's Quest for the cure
Tue Dec 11, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Journalist Shaughnessy Bishop-Stall rose to fame after he spent a year undercover, living with the homeless in Toronto's infamous Tent City, and recounted the experience in his first book, Down to This. He now returns to disc...

Icon of the event THE OTHER SHELF. Tariq Ali on His Hero, Eduardo Galeano - RUSH ONLY
Fri Oct 26, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

UPDATE: this event is now sold out. It is possible that a few rush seats will be available at the door. The rush line usually forms an hour before the event starts. ...