Karen Connelly, a human rights activist and storyteller, was one of four writers in Berlin launching a preview of the anthology "Refugees Worldwide II."
Arts & Culture
Veteran musician Beverly Glenn-Copeland has been discovered by a whole new generation of listeners, who, 40 years later, continue to find his work innovative.
"Educated" chronicles Westover's journey from harsh survivalist childhood to Cambridge PhD.
Needs No Introduction
The author of "Hope and Despair: My Struggle to Free My Husband, Maher Arar" shares the podium with her daughter, poet Barâa Arar.
Sep 27, 2018
Chan Centre Auditorium
938 West 28th AvenueVancouver
Come out to the Vancouver launch of Michael C. Klein's book: "Dissident Doctor—catching babies and challenging the medical status quo.”
Sep 23, 2018
Harbourfront Centre Toronto
Since 1990, The Word On The Street has proudly hosted some of the finest talent in Canadian literature
Astra Taylor takes viewers on the revolutionary journey that is democracy, reminding us that wrestling with ideas and concepts is central to the ongoing struggle to rule ourselves.
In her new book, Annie Lowrey crafts a convincing, left-leaning account for why UBI needs to be seriously considered as a means of lifting the world's most destitute well above the poverty line.
Oct 4, 2018
Founders College - 305 Toronto
You are invited to an open forum to celebrate the Life, Work and Politics of Samir Amin, one of Africa's and the Third World's leading intellectuals and activists.
Artist Line Dufour has immortalized the images of Ontario victims of sexual violence in 24 jacquard woven shrouds imbued with memory and feelings.