Events Calendar

TORONTO

September

22

University of Toronto: Sex + Ethics Event

University of Toronto - George Ignatieff Theatre
September 22, 2018
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM and 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

An afternoon of readings and dialogue with four of the most exciting authors writing in remarkably original...

Toronto

October

30

2018 CBC Massey Lectures: All Our Relations: Tanya Talaga

Koerner Hall
October 30, 2018
7:00 PM

Prize-winning journalist Tanya Talaga (Seven Fallen Feathers) explores the legacy of cultural genocide against Indigenous peoples- in Canada and elsewhere- in her 2018 CBC Massey Lectures- All Our Relations: Finding the...

TORONTO

Septemer

26

Curious Mind: The CanLit Boom

Hot Docs Ted Rogers Theatre
September 26, 2018
10:00 AM 

In the mid-twentieth century, Canada experienced a literary explosion unlike anything the country had experienced before. The CanLit Boom changed the literary and cultural face of the country, creating both...

TORONTO

September

25

Toronto Public Library - Eh-List

Yorkville Toronto Public Library 
September 25, 2018 
7:00 PM 

Internationally acclaimed author Lisa Moore presents her third collection of stories, Something for Everyone. Moore?s image-driven style, fully-imagined characters and subtly crafted narratives take us on a tour of...

TORONTO

September

24 

Something For Everyone Book Launch

Type Books 
September 24, 2018
6:30 PM

TORONTO

September 

23 

Word on the Street Toronto

Toronto Harbourfront 
September 23, 2018 

Featuring House of Anansi and Groundwood Creators : Ian Hamilton, Elizabeth Renzetti, Scott Thornley, Emma Healey, Lisa Moore, Cary Fagan, Laurel Croza, and Betty Quan

 

Ottawa

September

17

 

An Evening with Harley Rustad

Wild Oat Bakery, 817 Bank Street, Ottawa Ontario 
September 17, 2018
7:00 PM

Big Lonely Doug weaves the ecology of old-growth forests, the legend of the West Coast’s big trees, the turbulence of the logging industry, the fight...

TORONTO

September

16

Grandmother's Visit Book Launch

Another Story 
September 16, 2018 
4:00 PM 

Another Story Bookshop and Groundwood Books presents the launch for
Grandmother's Visit with author Betty Quan and illustrator Carmen Mok

Bring the kids!

Grandmother lives with Grace’s family. She teaches her how to measure...