May 25, 2017 - 3:00pm - Knife Fork Book/Rick's Cafe, 281 Augusta Avenue, Toronto, ON
Toronto New School of Writing presents Poetry Fit to Print and FoldA Chapbook Workshop with Kevin Spenst
In this action-packed two hours, we’ll go through the writing process from start to finish: writing from fresh prompts coming from award-winning websites along with prompts of our own creation; editing ...
May 25, 2017 - 6:00pm - Toronto Public Library, Fairview branch, 35 Fairview Mall Dr.
Great Books Lecture SeriesNotes in a Minor Key: Writing Life and Loss in Miriam Toew's All My Puny Sorrows
Presented by Myra Bloom, University of Toronto/OCAD.tpl.ca/greatbooks
May 25, 2017 - 6:00pm - Another Story Book Shop, 315 Roncesvalles Avenue, Toronto
Confronting Injusticein conversation with authors Janet Merlo & Thelma Wheatley
Inanna Publications and Breakwater Books host a special event in partnership with Another Story Book Shop. Janet Merlo, a former RCMP officer, and disability advocate Thelma Wheatley, read from and discuss ...
May 26, 2017 - 6:30am - The Ossington, 61 Ossington Ave, Toronto, ON, M6J 2Y9
Toronto Lit Up: Pasha Malla
Join Pasha Malla as he discusses Fugue States, the wild and poignant story of two young men who embark on a Don Quixote-like quest from Canada to Kashmir, in conversation with David Chariandy.
May 29, 2017 - 6:00pm - Richview branch, 1806 Islington Ave.
Great Books Lecture SeriesGod is Alive...Leonard Cohen's Beautiful Sadness
Presented by Gregory Betts, Brock Universitytpl.ca/greatbooks
May 30, 2017 - 2:00pm - Beaches Branch, Toronto Public Library, 2161 Queen Street East M4L 1J1
Meet the Mesdames of Mayhemwith M.H. Callway, Lisa de Nikolits, Catherine Astolfo, Rosemary McCracken, and Catherine Dunphy
Meet mystery authors M.H. Callway, Lisa de Nikolits, Catherine Astolfo, Rosemary McCracken, and Catherine Dunphy. Drop-in. No registration necessary.For more info: http://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/detail.jsp?Entt=RDMEVT285744&R=EVT285744 ...
May 30, 2017 - 4:00pm - Victoria University, University of Toronto 91 Charles Street, West, 2nd Floor, Toronto, Ontario,
A Lecture by Professor Richard EnglishGod & Terror: An Unholy History?
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Richard English is Professor of Politics at Queen's University Belfast. He is a frequent commentator on a variety of media, including BBC, CNN, ITN, NPR, the Irish Times, the Times Literary Supplement, ...
May 31, 2017 - 6:00pm - Ben McNally Books, 366 Bay St, M5H 4B2
Book launch for "The Slip"
Mark Sampson will launch his new novel, The Slip.
May 31, 2017 - 7:00pm - Beaches Branch, Toronto Public Library, 2161 Queen Street East M4L 1J1
Calls Across the PacificAn Author Talk with Zoë S. Roy
Call Across the Pacific tells the story of a Nina Huang. Amid the Chinese Cultural Revolution, she says goodbye to her boyfriend and sneaks across the bay to Hong Kong. Years later, as a journalist in ...
May 31, 2017 - 7:00pm - Glad Day Book Shop 499 Church Street, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2C6
Books, Beer and Birthday CakeThree independent publishers. Three landmark anniversaries. One party!
Join us as we collectively celebrate our authors and our publishing accomplishments at the oldest LGBTQ indie bookstore in the world (very near to the Ryerson campus). In 2017, University of Manitoba ...