April 8, 2021
Mississauga Library’s online Author Talk series is back with a new lineup of talented writers. In addition to providing residents with the opportunity to hear from their favourite authors, the Author Talk series is one of the library’s many free online programs that helps residents stay connected. The Author Talk series is perfect for evenings spent on the balcony, in the backyard or at a local park connected to Wireless Mississauga – just use your own device!
Suitable for ages 13 and up, the series features a wide selection of talented authors, whose books span a range of genres from thrillers and true crime to romance and fantasy. The library looks for opportunities to highlight authors with Canadian roots, award winners and nominees, authors from a variety of diverse backgrounds, cultures, orientations and experiences, local authors when possible, as well as books and authors that library customers are currently interested in.
During the online Author Talk sessions, participants have the opportunity to ask the authors questions and hear about their experiences, writing processes and written works.
All Author Talks are free with registration. A Mississauga Library card is not required to register.
Online Author Talk sessions that include readings and discussions.
Featured Authors and Dates:
|Diane Terrana||Friday, April 9||Register|
|Nicki Pau Preto||Friday, April 16||Register|
|Ben Phillippe||Friday, April 23||Register|
|Tom Ryan||Friday, April 30||Register|
|Tanaz Bhathena||Friday, May 7||Register|
|Farzana Doctor||Friday, May 14||Register|
|Sonya Lalli||Friday, May 21||Register|
|Souvankham Thammavongsa||Friday, May 28||Register|
|Francesca Ekwuyasi||Friday, June 4||Register|
|Waubgeshig Rice||Friday, June 11||Register|
|Justin Ling||Friday, June 18||Register|
7 to 8 p.m.
Visit mississaugalibrary.ca/authors for more information about the Author Talk series.
The library also offers online book clubs for those looking to further engage with other readers, as well as online storytimes for families.
To see all of the programs offered by the library, visit mississaugalibrary.ca/programs