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December 6: National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Today is a #NationalDayofRemembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. It has been over 30 years since the targeted mass shooting at l'École Polytechnique de Montréal (December 6, 1989) that saw the promising lives of 14 young women cut violently short. This misogynist act of brutal violence shook our country and led Parliament to designate […]

December 7: Author Reading – Carolyne Van Der Meer

Librairie Bertrand Montreal, Quebec

Carolyne Van Der Meer, author of Sensorial, reads at Librairie Bertrand (with Kelly Norah Drukker and Gabrielle McIntire (both with McGill Queen's Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series)).

December 10: Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December — the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). The UDHR is a milestone document, which proclaims the inalienable rights that everyone is entitled to as a human being - regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, […]

December 22: Author Signing – Patti Flather

Mac's Fireweed Books 203 MAIN STREET, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory

Author Signing with Patti Flather, author of Such a Lovely Afternoon at Mac's Fireweed Books.

January 12: Author Reading – Ilona Martonfi

ONLINE

Ilona Martonfi, author of The Tempest reads at Argo Bookshop Reading Series: Verse, Prose & Song Thursday (with Jody Freeman, H. Nigel Thomas, Barbara Lewis, Cora Siré, Greg Santos, Victoria LeBlanc). Hosted by Adele-Elise Prevost & Moti Lieberman.Online. Email [email protected] for the Zoom link.

January 21: Author Workshop – Lisa Braxton

Grub Street 50 Liberty Drive, Boston

Lisa Braxton, author of The Talking Drum, facilitates the Grub Street workshop ‘’The Art of Aging.Growing Older Without Aging” $65 members/$75 non-members.