non-fiction writers

Nov 12, 2009

A Woman Among Warlords

rabble staff
Known as the "most famous woman in Afghanistan," Malalai Joya returns to Canada to share her new political memoir. (Photo: AfghanKabul)
Book Review
Nov 5, 2009

Remembering communism

Aaron Leonard
Marx and Engels had no idea what they were setting loose when they wrote The Communist Manifesto -- and they would be the first to admit it. That's the sense you get reading Tariq Ali's new book.
Book Review
Nov 2, 2009

Facing Frog Lake

Jeffrey David Buchanan
Alberta author Myrna Kostash discusses her new book, The Frog Lake Reader, that explores the diaries, memoirs and interviews with historians to provide a perspective on the 1885 massacre at Frog Lake.

Capitalism: Toward the abyss

Nov 7, 2009 to Nov 8, 2009
252 Bloor St. West, Room 2-295 St. George Subway
Toronto , ON
43° 40' 4.3788" N, 79° 23' 54.132" W
Ontario CA
Join us as guest speaker Prof. Murray E.G. Smith discusses the current economic crisis from a Marxist perspective.
Book Review
Oct 22, 2009

The ties that bind

Katie O'Connor
Polyamory, open adoption, mixed marriage, househusbandry, single motherhood -- 18 authors tackle what it means to be a family in the 21st century.
Book Review
Oct 8, 2009

Fat for thought

Kellee Ngan
In a perfect world, this book wouldn't exist. Not because Lessons from the Fat-o-sphere isn't engaging or informative but because it reaffirms that we are still a society at war with our bodies.

A reminder of the faces and lives behind our harvests

Nov 10, 2009 to Nov 11, 2009
Stephen Bulger Gallery
1026 Queen Street West
Toronto , ON
43° 38' 38.5368" N, 79° 25' 11.1864" W
Ontario CA
Between the Lines and the Stephen Bulger Gallery invite you to celebrate the launch of Vincenzo Pietropaolo's new book, Harvest Pilgrims.
Book Review
Oct 1, 2009

Out of body

Cara Ng
In her recent book, Bodies, Susie Orbach examines body despair in the Western world, and how our bodies are "made" through the brain's interaction with personal experiences and our environments.

Book Launch - Blood and Capital

Oct 1, 2009 to Oct 2, 2009
Toronto Women's Bookstore
73 Harbord Street
Toronto , ON
43° 39' 46.4688" N, 79° 24' 9.9936" W
Ontario CA
The Toronto Women’s Bookstore, the Department of Sociology (York), and Between the Lines invite you to celebrate the launch of an important new book on Colombia


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