Toronto launch of 2017 books

Join us for the Toronto launch of 9 Scirocco plays.

With plays by:

Marie Beath Badian (in attendance)

Kenneth T. Williams (in attendance)

Minh Ly (in attendance)

Anna Chatterton (in attendance)

Pamela Mala Sinha (in attendance)

Gord Rand (in attendance)

Mark Crawford   

Maureen Hunter (in attendance)

Geoffrey Simon Brown 

Special guest host Marcia Johnson

 

Monday November 27
6:30–9:30 pm

The Upstairs Bar at
The Artful Dodger Pub
10 Isabella Street, Toronto

Social Studies Book Launch

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Scirocco Drama invites you to celebrate the launch of Social Studies by Trish Cooper.

Join us for some comedy and refreshments and a chance to pick up your copy of Social Studies.

Date: February 25, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: McNally Robinsion, Atrium, 1120 Grant Avenue

More information of the event can be found here.

 

 

Trish Cooper at the successful launch of Social Studies! Over 100 guests in attendance.
Trish Cooper at the successful launch of Social Studies! Over 100 guests in attendance.

Jane Harris at 2016 AB Lit Fest

Date: October 15, 2016
Time: 2 PM
Location: Stanley A. Milner Library theatre

Jane Harris will appear on the In-Between Days: Living With Cancer panel featuring Teva Harrison. Encouraging conversation about navigating the health care system, Teva Harrison was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer at 37. She began documenting her journey through comic illustration and short essays, confronting the crises of identity that cancer brings, and the struggle to reconcile her long-term goals with an uncertain future. Originally appearing in serial in The Walrus, Harrision’s full length-graphic memoir, In-Between Days offers readers an ultimately redemptive and uplifting gift.

Angle Inlet School invites Roland Vandal as Guest Speaker

Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 12 PM * subject to change

Located on the Canadian border, in Minnesota’s Northwest Angle, the Angle Inlet School is the only surviving one-room school in the state. Although sixty-five miles from Warroad, Minnesota, the school is part of the Warroad School District #690. Roland Vandal has been invited to speak about social issues pertaining to his book, as well as bullying, cyber-bullying, PTSD and abuse.