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 ...
June 01, 2017 - 6:00pm - Friends House
InkWell Books Launches The Double WorldAn Anthology by Writers with Mental Health and Addictions Issues
Join us for the launch of The Double World: New Writing from InkWell Workshops, a curated compilation of creative writing by 18 local writers with mental health and addictions issues. The celebration ...
June 01, 2017 - 7:00pm - Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Avenue
Toronto Lit Up: Catherine Graham
“Quarry flows through the legacies and layers of grief, and emerges into the joy and shock of discovery. It is a wonderful book.” – Ken Murray author of EulogyIFOA and Two Wolves Press invite you ...
June 02, 2017 - 2:00pm - University of British Columbia (UBC), MacMillan Room 160, Vancouver
Eating Beetles: Fears, Fantasies, and the Future of FoodDavid Waltner-Toews presents his new book, Eat the Beetles!
Eating Beetles: Fears, Fantasies, and the Future of FoodAfter centuries of battling insects as a threat, people of European descent are now promoting them as food-sources that can sustainably feed 7 billion ...