Previous TINARS

Dian Hanson, Sasha Van Bon Bon, Will Santillo
Monday, June 20, 2011 - 8:00pm
The Gladstone Hotel, Ball Room, 1214 QueenSt. W.

WILL SANTILLO IN CONVERSATION WITH SASHA VAN BON BON AT "LA PETITE MORT" BOOK LAUNCH

"We know that more than seventy to eighty percent of women masturbate, and ninety percent of men masturbate, and the rest lie."
Joycelyn Elders, former U.S. Surgeon General

Ann Patchett, Elizabeth Hay, Geraldine Brooks, Hanan Al-Shaykh, Jeanette Winterson, Joyce Carol Oates, Miriam Toews
Saturday, June 11, 2011 - 12:15am - Friday, June 17, 2011 - 12:15am
Various Locations

LUMINATO'S LITERATURE & ILLUMINATIONS, PAGES IS THERE!

Luminato's Literature & Illuminations

Pages Beyond Bricks and Mortar will be on site as the official bookseller for the Luminato 2011 Literature season. Events sart June 11 and continue to June 17.

Cory Doctorow
Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave, Toronto

 

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"How can we make a city that thinks like the Web?"

Dianne Rinehart, Victoria Zackheim
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 - 7:00pm
The Gladstone Hotel Ballroom, 1214 Queen Street West

DIANNE RINEHART & VICTORIA ZACKHEIM IN CONVERSATION AT “HE SAID WHAT?” LAUNCH

Avril Benoit hosts a night of fiction-free storytelling about women’s game-changing moments and the men who created a big impact with only a few little words, at the launch of He Said What? Women Write About Moments When Everything Changed. Storytelling group 10 ½ stories kicks off the evening asking audience members to share their true-life tales and a...necdotes about what he said and what happened next. He Said What? editor and author Victoria Zackheim and contributing authors Dianne Rinehart discuss the words that completely transformed their lives and Toronto singer, Erika Werry takes the stage with her special blend of roots rock.
 

Don Pyle, Liz Worth
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 - 8:00pm
The Garrison, 1197 Dundas Street West

DON PYLE LAUNCHES “TROUBLE IN THE CAMERA CLUB” WITH A NARRATED SLIDESHOW, AN INQUISITION BY LIZ WORTH AND A LIVE PERFORMANCE BY THE UGLY


Don Pyle, founding member of Juno Award-winning band Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet and author of Trouble In the Camera Club: A Photographic Narrative of Toronto’s Punk History 1976-1980, talks punk and pictures with author Liz Worth.

Carl Wilson, Stuart Henderson
Tuesday, May 3, 2011 - 7:00pm
Gladstone Hotel, Ball Room

STUART HENDERSON IN CONVERSATION WITH CARL WILSON TO LAUNCH “MAKING THE SCENE”

Jason Gilmore, John Porcellino, Paul Peterson
Tuesday, May 3, 2011 - 7:00pm
The National Film Board of Canada Mediatheque, 150 John St., Toronto (at Richmond St. W) Toronto

"THE NEXT DAY" BOOK LAUNCH & EXHIBITION OPENING

Coinciding with Hot Docs, The Toronto Comic Arts Festival & Canadian Mental Health Week

This Is Not A Reading Series hosts a free intimate discussion with the entire creative team behind The Next Day, including indie-comics star John Porcellino.


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Jennifer Morton, Steve Goof
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 - 7:30pm
The Garrison, 1197 Dundas St West

A rare,  candid look at the infamous Toronto hardcore punk band Bunchofuckingoofs as Jennifer Morton, author of Dirty, Drunk and Punk interviews Crazy Steve Goof about his years as BFGs’ lead singer. Jennifer will share some of her collection of classic BFGs footage captured while she was a reporter and producer for The NewMusic and Steve Goof will perform with surprise guests. Wait, is this a BFGs reunion? You’ll need to be there to find out... Click on book cover image above for more.

Sheniz Janmohamed, Zulfikar Hirji
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 7:00pm
The Gladstone Hotel, Ball Room

Zulfikar Hirji IN CONVERSATION WITH Sheniz Janmohamed AT “DIVERSITY AND PLURALISM IN ISLAM” LAUNCH

Brent Hayward, Claude Lalumière, David Nickle, Gemma Files
Monday, April 11, 2011 - 7:00pm
The Gladstone Hotel Ballroom, 1214 Queen Street West

Dark genre fiction authors Gemma Files, Claude Lalumière, Brent Hayward and David Nickle become dealers in a fans vs. authors Blackjack game to launch new ChiZine publications A Rope of Thorns, The Door to Lost Pages, The Fecund’s Melancholy Daughter, and Eutopia: A Novel of Terrible Optimism. Enjoy a performance of "Lost Myths" as Claude Lalumière reads against a soundscape composed and performed by Matthew Burton aka DJ Komodo with images by Rupert Bottenberg.