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Vancouver Writers Fest: Whose Water Is It, Anyway?

Posted: October 23, 2019 6:00PM - October 23, 2019 7:15PM
Location: Performance Works, 1218 Cartwright Street
As access to natural resources becomes more fraught in the face of climate crisis, so does debate of the essential question in Maude Barlow’s new book, "Whose Water Is It, Anyway?" Barlow, Honorary Chairperson of the Council of Canadians, joins award-winning investigative journalist and "Breaching the Peace" author, Sarah Cox, and Candis Callison, professor at the UBC Graduate School of Journalism and author of "How Climate Change Comes to Matter," to discuss, highlighting how individuals and communities can affect real change in the face of threats. ...more

Book Launch and Reading | A World without Martha by Victoria Freeman

Posted: October 10, 2019 6:00PM - October 10, 2019 8:00PM
Location: Glad Day Bookshop, 499 Church Street, Toronto ON
Join author Victoria Freeman for a reading and launch of her new book A World without Martha: A Memoir of Sisters, Disability, and Difference. ...more

Word on the Street (Toronto): From Where I Stand with Jody Wilson-Raybould

Posted: September 22, 2019 12:15PM - September 22, 2019 1:00PM
Location: Concert Stage, Word on the Street, Toronto ON
Steve Paikin interviews MP Jody Wilson-Raybould about her new book From Where I Stand: Rebuilding Indigenous Nations for a Stronger Canada. ...more

Ottawa Writers Festival: From Where I Stand with Jody Wilson-Raybould

Posted: September 20, 2019 7:00PM
Location: Southminster United Church , 15 Aylmer Ave., Ottawa ON
Jody Wilson-Raybould outlines the actions that she believes must be taken – by governments, Indigenous Nations, and ordinary Canadians – to achieve true reconciliation in this country. ...more

Book Signing: From Where I Stand by Jody Wilson-Raybould

Posted: September 19, 2019 12:00PM - September 19, 2019 1:00PM
Location: Indigo, 2505 Granville Street, Vancouver BC
Book Signing with Jody Wilson-Raybould, author of From Where I Stand: Rebuilding Indigenous Nations for a Stronger Canada ...more

RavenSpace Launch Celebration

Posted: September 18, 2019 6:30PM - September 18, 2019 8:30PM
Location: Liu Institute for Global Issues, xʷθəθiqətəm(Place of many trees), UBC Point Grey Campus.
Join us for an evening of celebration, as we honour the authors and the participants who gave RavenSpace its wings. ...more
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