non-fiction writers

Book Review
Sep 17, 2010
Multicultiphobia

Getting past 'yes' or 'no'

Jeffrey G. Reitz
Canadians are proud to support the principle of multiculturalism, but they also want immigrants to blend in, and they worry whether they do. A new book examines Canada's multiculturalism debates.
Book Review
Aug 12, 2010
Kenk

Kenk: Bike thief with a green agenda?

Tara Quinn
In Toronto, Igor Kenk's name is synonymous with "bike thief." But a graphic novel about his life presents a more nuanced portrayal than any of the media coverage granted him. Excerpt included!
Event

Book launch: Our Friendly Local Terrorist

Sep 7, 2010
University of Toronto
Regis College 100 Wellesley St. W.
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 40' 4.0908" N, 79° 23' 12.1128" W
Ontario CA
Between the Lines and Romero House welcome one and all to the launch of Our Friendly Local Terrorist by Mary Jo Leddy.
Event

Book launch: Our Friendly Local Terrorist

Sep 8, 2010
Romero House
1558 Bloor St. W.
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 22.0356" N, 79° 27' 12.2292" W
Ontario CA
Between the Lines and Romero House welcome one and all to the launch of Our Friendly Local Terrorist by Mary Jo Leddy.
Book Review
Jul 29, 2010
Spontaneous Evolution

The secret to success on Earth

Zainab Amadahy
Bruce Lipton looks at the implications of new and emerging science to argue for a shift in thinking and behaviours that will better enable our chances to survive, thrive and enjoy life on Earth.
Event

Book launch: John Vaillant

Sep 13, 2010 to Sep 14, 2010
The Improv Centre
1502 Duranleau Street
Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 16' 17.1516" N, 123° 8' 9.5424" W
British Columbia CA
John Vaillant will discuss his new book The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival.
Book Review
Jul 23, 2010
Foodies

Who are 'foodies'?

Melanie Redman
Foodies: Democracy and Distinction in the Gourmet Foodscape explores the ongoing tension between the two stories about food: good food as democratic and food as a source of status.
Event

Breakfast talk with Andrew Heintzman at the Sustainability Network

Jul 8, 2010
Centre for Social Innovation
1st Floor Conference Room 215 Spadina Avenue
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 47' 3.9228" N, 79° 8' 39.3684" W
Ontario CA
In "The New Entrepreneurs," author and venture capitalist Andrew Heintzman introduces us to a burgeoning class of entrepreneurs who are at the forefront of the green-tech economy.

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