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Damned Nations book by Samantha Nutt

2019-20

Samantha Nutt Common Reading Visit

 

 

 

 

Samantha Nutt
Damned Nations: Greed, Guns, Armies, & Aid
Author visit: Arts & Science Q&A, 3:30-4:30pm, LRW-3038, Wed. 23 Oct. 2019

Sequence play by Arun Lakra

2018-19

Arun Lakra visits Artsci students

 

 

 

 

Arun Lakra
Sequence

Author visit: Rehearsal workshops, 6 Nov. 2018
Author visit: Table reading of Sequence and Q&A, 2:30-4:30, LRW Black Box Theatre, 7 Nov. 2018
Author visit: Artsci career talk, 11:30-12:30, LRW-3038, 8 Nov. 2018

Click here to read about Arun Lakra’s visit. Click here to view event poster.

The Best Kind of People, Zoe Whittal

2017-18

Zoe Whittal visits with Artsci students

 

 

 

 

Zoe Whittall
The Best Kind of People

Author visit: Arts & Science Q & A, 2:30-3:20pm, LRW-3038, 6 Sept. 2017

The Illegal by Lawrence Hill

2016-17

Lawrence Hill visiting students

 

 

 

 

Lawrence Hill
The Illegal

Author visit: Arts & Science Q & A, 2:30-3:20pm, C-105 Library, 8 Sept. 2016
Author visit: In Conversation with Lawrence Hill5:30-7:30pm, Convocation Hall, 15 Nov. 2016

 

For Today I am a boy book cover

2015-16

Kim Fu visiting Artsci students

 

 

 

 

Kim Fu
For Today I Am a Boy

Author visit: Arts & Science Q & A, 1:30-2:30pm, C-105 Library, 2 Sept. 2015

Indian Horse book cover

2014-15

Richard Wagamese visits students

 

 

 

 

Richard Wagamese
Indian Horse

Author visit: Arts & Science Milk & Cookies event, 2:30-4:00pm, C-105 Library, 3 Sept. 2014

The Book of Negroes cover

2013-14

Lawrence Hill speaking to Arts & Science students

 

 

 

 

Lawrence Hill
The Book of Negroes

Author visit: Arts & Science Milk & Cookies event, 2:30-3:30pm, C-105 Library, 3 Sept. 2013

A Year of Living Generously cover

2012-13

Lawrence Scanlan visiting Artsci students

 

 

 

 

Lawrence Scanlan
A Year of Living Generously

Author visit: Arts & Science Milk & Cookies event, 3:00-4:00pm, C-105 Library, 5 Sept. 2012

Belle Moral cover

2011-12

Ann-Marie MacDonald
Belle Moral
Author visit: Arts & Science Level 1 afternoon workshop co-facilitated by Ann-Marie MacDonald, Dr. Kathleen Gallagher (OISE/University of Toronto) and Dr. Janice Hladki (School of the Arts, McMaster), Robinson Memorial Theatre, 20 Sept. 2011, as well as evening lecture, “Literature, Theatre and Performance: A Conversation with Ann-Marie MacDonald and Kathleen Gallagher,” Robinson Memorial Theatre, 20 Sept. 2011

The Book of Negroes cover

2010-11

Lawrence Hill
The Book of Negroes

Author visit: Arts & Science Level 1 Inquiry class visit, 18 Oct. 2010

Three Day Road book cover

2009-10

Joseph Boyden
Three Day Road

Author visit: 9:00-10:30am, University Club 23 Sept. 2009

What we all long for book cover

2008-09

Dionne Brand
What We All Long For

A Short history of progress book cover

2007-08

Ronald Wright
A Short History of Progress

race against time book cover

2006-07

Stephen Lewis
Race Against Time
Author visit: Arts & Science Winter Lecture 2:30pm, Convocation Hall 10 Jan. 2007

The In-Between World of Vikram Lall book cover

2005-06

M.G. Vassanji
The In-Between World of Vikram Lall
Author visit: 6:30pm, University Club 13 Sept. 2005