Jan 25, 2013

No books for prisoners, part 4

Alex Hundert
Institutional incompetence and punitive behaviour at the Penetang prison has continued a situation where prisoners have poor access to reading material despite volunteers on the inside and out.
Dec 16, 2012

How popular fiction can make a difference

Holly Adams
Not all romances are bodice-rippers and not all fiction is pulp. A look at how some 'women's fiction' is changing the shape of social expectation.
Book Review
Mar 22, 2012
Occupy This!

Judy Rebick: Inside Occupy

Judy Rebick
In this excerpt from her new book, Occupy This!, Judy Rebick reflects upon her first visit to Zuccotti Park in New York City and her initial encounter with the Occupy movement.

Vancouver International Writer's Festival: Richard Ford

May 28, 2012 to May 29, 2012
Frederic Wood Theatre
6354 Crescent Road UBC
Vancouver , BC
49° 16' 4.9548" N, 123° 15' 25.2756" W
British Columbia CA
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Independence Day reads from his latest novel, Canada.
Feb 8, 2012

Book: Crack Capitalism

John Holloway is a sociologist, philosopher and author. His work has stirred much debate among anti-capitalist activists. His most recent book is Crack Capitalism.
Jan 18, 2012

Book: A Hard Man to Beat

Bill White was the head of the Vancouver Labour Council and president of the Marine Workers and Boilermakers Union during the war.

Wade Davis at the Vancouver International Writers Festival

Nov 10, 2011
St. Andrew's Wesley United Church
1022 Nelson Street
V6E 4S7 Vancouver , BC
49° 16' 54.3108" N, 123° 7' 36.7464" W
British Columbia CA
Join us for an evening with scientist, anthropologist and bestselling author Wade Davis, as he discusses his latest book Into the Silence: The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest.


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