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Insomniac Press Fall Launch

Oct 27, 2010 to Oct 28, 2010
Magpie Tavern
831 Dundas Street West
M6J 1V3 Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 5.7996" N, 79° 24' 33.6168" W
Ontario CA
INSOMNIAC PRESS invites you to join us in celebrating the work of some of the fabulously talented women who have published books with us.
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Re-orientation cabaret: My sex is beautiful

Oct 1, 2010
Gladstone Hotel
1214 queen street west
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 38' 33.2664" N, 79° 25' 36.6924" W
Ontario CA
Cabaret evening brimming with queer, sexy acts featuring Raging Asian Women, Ill Nana and Chromatically Correct, hosted by the Dainty Box and followed by a night of dancing with Dj Black Cat
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In conversation with filmmakers Ken Loach and Paul Laverty

Sep 16, 2010
Sandford Fleming Building
10 Kings College Circle 1105 Blue Room
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 40.7088" N, 79° 23' 38.8032" W
Ontario CA
Join the Toronto Palestine Film Festival as we host a conversation between filmmakers Ken Loach and Paul Laverty.
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R. Murray Schafer and Mysticism

Nov 1, 2010 to Nov 2, 2010
Gardiner Museum
111 Queen’s Park
M5S 2C7 Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 40' 4.9836" N, 79° 23' 37.6692" W
Ontario CA
R. Murray Schafer talks about the role of mysticism in his works
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Soundstreams: Mexican Inspirations

Oct 18, 2010 to Oct 19, 2010
Gardiner Museum
111 Queen’s Park
M5S 2C7 Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 40' 4.9836" N, 79° 23' 37.6692" W
Ontario CA
Canadian composers will talk about how their work is inspired by Latin American and other elements.
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Date a composer!

Sep 27, 2010 to Sep 28, 2010
Gardiner Museum
111 Queen’s Park
M5S 2C7 Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 40' 4.9836" N, 79° 23' 37.6692" W
Ontario CA
Soundstreams’ Salon 21 opens this season with an interactive speed dating session
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Trans film night: 'Cruel and Unusual' and 'Red Lips [Cages for Black Girls]'

Sep 21, 2010 to Sep 22, 2010
The Centre for Women and Trans People UofT
563 Spadina Ave. North Borden Building rm. 100
M5S 2J7 Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 35.8488" N, 79° 24' 1.0368" W
Ontario CA
The Trans Inclusion Group hosts a FREE screening of: “Cruel and Unusual” AND “Red Lips [Cages for Black Girls]” by Kyisha Williams Tuesday September 21st 6pm
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Latidos Productions Free Cuban Dance Workshop

Sep 17, 2010
Scotiabank Dance Centre
677 Davie St
V6B 2G6 Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 16' 37.2396" N, 123° 7' 33.4596" W
British Columbia CA
An workshop to get a taste of the sexy and seductive flavour and energy Latidos brings from Cuba annually.
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Book reading: Our Way to Fight

Oct 14, 2010 to Oct 15, 2010
Beit Zatoun
612 Markham Street (by Bathurst subway)
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 53.2584" N, 79° 24' 44.6868" W
Ontario CA
In 1,000 year-old olive groves, besieged villages, refugee camps, checkpoints and barracks, here are the dangerous lives of non-violent activists, via excerpts from the author's text & the activists.
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Film screening: Remembering Iinninimowin

Sep 29, 2010 to Sep 30, 2010
Beit Zatoun
612 Markham Street (by Bathurst subway)
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 53.2584" N, 79° 24' 44.6868" W
Ontario CA
The work addresses the impacts of genocide on the Inninuwak, who have been systematically severed from their ancient language, Inninimowin.
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Mexico’s Tambuco Percussion Ensemble and Voices

Oct 21, 2010
Koerner Hall at the Royal Conservatory,
273 Bloor St. West
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 40' 4.7928" N, 79° 23' 50.7048" W
Ontario CA
Tambuco, four master Mexican percussionists, joins with four exceptional Canadian singers
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Poetry: With Fire in Our Hearts - Con fuego en el Corazon

Sep 20, 2010
Beit Zatoun
612 Markham Street (by Bathurst subway)
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 53.2584" N, 79° 24' 44.6868" W
Ontario CA
This portion is the closing event of the 5-day Festival. To be followed by a dinner at Steelworkers Hall (25 Cecil Street ) at 7:00 pm.
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Poetry of resistance: Rabindranath Tagore - 150th Anniversary

Sep 19, 2010 to Sep 20, 2010
Beit Zatoun
612 Markham Street (by Bathurst subway)
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 53.2584" N, 79° 24' 44.6868" W
Ontario CA
Presented by the Krittibas Literary Group of Toronto (Founder director: Asoke Chakravarty) as part of the Festival of Poetry of Resistance.
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Poetry of resistance: Mahmoud Darwish

Sep 19, 2010
Beit Zatoun
612 Markham Street (by Bathurst subway)
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 53.2584" N, 79° 24' 44.6868" W
Ontario CA
Talk, video of poet tribute to Darwish, poetry reading in Arabic, English and Hebrew, as well as recorded music of the poems of Darwish.
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Film screening: Waltz with Bashir

Sep 17, 2010 to Sep 18, 2010
Beit Zatoun
612 Markham Street (by Bathurst subway)
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 53.2584" N, 79° 24' 44.6868" W
Ontario CA
Almost 30 years after the event, the massacre at Sabra & Shatila of 1982 remains a chilling memory to the inhumanity and abuse of military power over the lives and deaths of ordinary people.

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