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Book Launch & Reception: Hunting the Northern Character

October 23, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
The Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation, Montreal
A reception and book launch for Tony Penikett's new book Hunting the Northern Character. ...more

Author Talk: Patrick Dennis - Reluctant Warriors

October 18, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Laurier Centre for Military, Strategic and Disarmament Studies, 232 King Street North, Waterloo ON
In this the centenary of compulsory service in Canada, “Canadian conscripts at War” will provide an overview of the principal events leading up to this historic and controversial legislation, followed by a brief examination of the vital contribution made by conscripts during the Hundred Days. The subject has long been obscured by myth and by inaccurate or incomplete history. Many of these myths will be directly addressed in this presentation. ...more

Keynote and Book Signing: Hunting the Northern Character

October 15, 2017 4:15 PM
Arctic Circle Assembly, Reykjavik, Iceland
Tony Penikett, former Yukon Premier, will give a keynote address about his new book Hunting the Northern Character to the delegates at the Arctic Circle Assembly, the largest network of international dialogue and cooperation on the future of the Arctic, held in Reykjavik, Iceland. ...more

Panel Discussion: Mothers & Others

October 5, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
University of Lethbridge, Penny Building, 5 Street South
Mothers & Others: The Role of Parenthood in Politics offers the first comprehensive, international investigation of what motherhood means for women’s political lives as citizens, candidates, and members of government. Join co-editor Melanee Thomas, and contributors Brenda O’Neill and L.A. Lambert as they highlight key contributions,  and discuss the broader implications from the book.  ...more

Book Launch: Upstream Medicine

October 4, 2017 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Arts & Letters Club of Toronto, 14 Elm St., Toronto, ON
Come and learn about the experiences that shaped this revealing, forward-thinking book and about Upstream, an organization dedicated to creating a healthy society. Speakers at the event will include Dr. Vincent Lam, Max FineDay, Dr. Ritika Goel, Vivian Tam from the Canadian Federation of Medical Students and Upstream’s Executive Director, Dr. Monika Dutt. ...more

Book Launch: Unbuilt Environments

October 3, 2017 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
McNally Robinson Booksellers, 1120 Grant Ave., Winnipeg MB
Join is for the Winnipeg launch of Unbuilt Environments by Jonathan Peyton. ...more

Engage Campaigns - Ottawa

September 28, 2017 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
All Saints Anglican Church, 10 Blackburn Ave.
Join us in Ottawa for exciting, rapid-fire on campaigning by some of the most dynamic leaders in the world of politics, unions, and social change. ...more

Author Talk: Ben Bradley - British Columbia by the Road

September 27, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Revelstoke Museum & Archives, 315 First Street W, Revelstoke BC
"Columbia Village: Revelstoke's Ghost Town That Never Was" ...more

Author Talk: Ben Bradley - British Columbia by the Road

September 26, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Kamloops Museum and Archives, 207 Seymour Street, Kamloops BC
"Monuments, Markers, and Museums: Making Roadside History in Kamloops and along the Cariboo Highway." ...more

Engage Campaigns - Toronto

September 26, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Centre for Social Innovation (Annex): 720 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON
Join us in Toronto for exciting, rapid-fire talks on campaigning by some of the most dynamic leaders in the world of politics, unions, and social change. ...more

The Equity Myth: Talk and Discussion with Malinda S. Smith

September 25, 2017 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Diamond Alumni Centre, SFU Burnaby, BC
Academic Women at Simon Fraser University is proud to present three events on September 25th, 2017 related to the publication of The Equity Myth: Racialization and Indigeneity at Canadian Universities. ...more

Engage Campaigns - Vancouver

September 21, 2017 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Anza Club, 3 West 8th Ave, Vancouver, BC
Join us for the Vancouver edition in a series of exciting, rapid-fire talks on campaigning by some of the most dynamic leaders in the world of politics, unions, and social change. ...more

Book Launch for Mothers & Others at the APSA

September 1, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cable 55 Restaurant: Parc 55 Hilton, 55 Cyril Magnin Street, San Francisco, CA
Join editors, Melanee Thomas and Amanda Bittner, and Randy Schmidt, UBC Press editor, to celebrate the publication of "Mothers & Others" ...more

A Queer Love Story book launch

June 4, 2017 2:30 PM
McNally Jackson, 52 Prince St., New York, NY
Join us on June 4 at McNally Jackson, 52 Prince St., New York, for a celebration of A Queer Love Story ...more

A Queer Love Story book launch

June 1, 2017 6:30 PM
Glad Day Bookshop, 499 Church St, Toronto, ON
Join us on June 1 at Glad Day Bookshop, 499 Church St, Toronto, for a celebration of A Queer Love Story and the letters and lives of Jane Rule and Rick Bébout. ...more

Religion & Canadian Party Politics book launch

May 31, 2017 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Arts and Letter Club, 14 Elm St., Toronto, ON
Join us at the historic Arts and Letters Club to celebrate the publication of Religion & Canadian Party Politics with authors David Rayside, Jerald Sabin, and Paul Thomas. ...more
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