Events | Book*hug Press - Part 2

TIFA presents Joni Murphy

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TIFA presents Animal Conversations, with Joni Murphy, author of Talking Animals, and Laura Jean McKay. Interviewer: Jessica Johnson What if animals could talk? What would they tell us about our society? Australian author and lecturer Laura Jean McKay (The Animals in That Country) and American writer and artist Joni Murphy (Talking Animals) take us into the minds of wildlife […]

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Sheung-King Virtual Launch of You Are Eating an Orange. You Are Naked.

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Join Another Story Bookshop and Book*hug Press for the virtual launch of You Are Eating an Orange. You Are Naked. by Sheung-King. Hosted by Mahak Jain. Featuring a reading by Sheung-King, a screening of the book trailer with an introduction by Maari Sugawara, and an interview with Mahak Jain. Registration is required to directly participate […]

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Toronto Festival of Authors presents Beatriz Hausner

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Join the Toronto Festival of Authors for an imaginative note of rhythmic composition, with intimate poetry readings by several accomplished Canadians, including Beatriz Hausner, author of Beloved Revolutionary Sweetheart, and Liam Galway, Mathew Henderson and Paul Vermeersch. Free online event. Pre-registration required.

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TIFA presents Shani Mootoo

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TIFA presents 'Modern Love, Betrayal and Ourselves', with Shani Mootoo, author of Polar Vortex, and Noor Naga. Moderated by Jade Colbert. Can we ever truly know the people we love? Are we ever free from our pasts? These relationship questions and more are explored in Shani Mootoo’s latest novel, Polar Vortex, shortlisted for the 2020 […]

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The Koffler Centre of the Arts presents Shani Mootoo

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The Koffler’s Books & Ideas series is pleased to present the official launch of Shani Mootoo’s latest novel, Polar Vortex. The four-time Giller Prize-nominated writer and visual artist will appear in an online conversation with another of Canada’s best-loved writers, Jane Urquhart. In Polar Vortex, Shani Mootoo’s highly anticipated new novel, couple Priya and Alexandra move to […]

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Wordstock Sudbury presents Chelene Knight

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Wordstock Sudbury presents Our Belonging, with Chelene Knight, author of Dear Current Occupant, Jónína Kirton, Kaie Kellough and Kim Fahner Belonging is critical to our sense of connection in our families and communities. Join the conversation with Chelene Knight (Dear Occupant),  Jónína Kirton (An Honest Woman), Kaie Kellough (Dominoes at the Crossroads), and former City […]

Wordstock Sudbury presents David Goudreault

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Wordstock Sudbury presents French Kiss, with David Goudreault, author of the Mama's Boy trilogy, and Daniel Aubin (Bilingual). David Goudreault (Mama’s Boy trilogy), a multi-talented award-winning creator from Quebec, will join Daniel Aubin (Néologirouettes), former City of Greater Sudbury Poet Laureate and Radio-Canada broadcaster, in an engaging bilingual conversation about how he uses literature as […]

Versefest presents Bahar Orang

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Versefest presents Prelude, with Bahar Orang, author of Where Things Touch: A Meditation on Beauty, and Pearl Pirie and Sadiqa de Meijer. Hosted by Jenny Haysom.  

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Wordstock Sudbury presents Lee Maracle, Columpa Bobb, and Tania Carter

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Wordstock Sudbury presents Minwaajimo: Tell a Good Story with Lee Maracle, Columpa Bobb, and Tania Carter, co-authors of Hope Matters. A unique opportunity to join award-winning author and Wordstock Sudbury alumni, Lee Maracle with her two, equally talented, daughters Columpa Bobb and Tania Carter in a reading and discussion about Hope Matters, a book that […]