Attend one of Ann’s author appearances

2017

March 1-3, 2017
Speaker at Alberta Correctional Education Association Conference – Banff, Alberta

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.
Oakville Public Library author talk – Oakville, Ontario
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Thursday, March 9, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.
Author talk at Caledon Public Library, Albion Bolton Branch – Bolton, Ontario
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Thursday, April 6, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.
Author talk at Woodstock Public Library – Woodstock, Ontario
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Thursday, April 20, 2017 – 7:30 p.m.
Lecture on The Prison Book Club – Heliconian Literary Lecture Series – Toronto, Ontario
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017 – 7:30 p.m.
Author talk at Ballantrae Community Centre – Ballantrae, Ontario

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 – 2:00 p.m.
Hamilton Public Library – Hamilton, Ontario
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Tuesday, October 3, 2017 – 12:30 p.m.
Author talk at Temple Har Zion Speaker Series – Thornhill, Ontario

Friday, November 17, 2017 – 7:00 p.m.
Author reading at Tartan Turban Reading Series – Toronto, Ontario

2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.
Author talk at National Council of Jewish Women (Zion Branch)

Thursday, February 22 and Friday February 23, 2018
Author presentations at Reading for the Love of It 2018 Conference
Sheraton Centre Hotel – Toronto, Ontario

For upcoming book club visits see Book Clubs page

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Archived events

2015

Friday, September 25, 2015 – 10 a.m.
Kingston WritersFest – Kingston, Ontario
“Pen Pals: The Redeeming Power of Books” – Ann in conversation with Lawrence Scanlan
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Sunday, September 27, 2015 – 11:30 a.m.
The Word on the Street – Toronto
Nothing But the Truth Tent – author talk
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Tuesday, October 6, 2015 – 6:30 p.m.
Read for the Cure – Ottawa, Ontario
Authors Ann Walmsley, Linden MacIntyre and Sean Michaels talk about their lives and work.
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Friday, October 9, 2015 – 3:30 p.m.
Cheltenham Literature Festival – Cheltenham, U.K.
Panel discussion: “Thinking Inside the Box: Books Behind Bars”.
Novelist and prison tutor Sarah Leipciger, journalist Ann Walmsley (The Prison Book Club)
and ex-prisoner Noel ‘Razor’ Smith (The Criminal Alphabet) explore the enduring connection
between creative writing and incarceration with literary historian John Sutherland.
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Saturday, October 10, 2015 – 2:15 p.m.
Wimbledon BookFest – Wimbledon, U.K.
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Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Different Drummer Book and Author Series – Burlington, Ontario

Saturday, October 24, 2015 – 1:00 p.m.
LitFest – Edmonton’s Nonfiction Festival – Edmonton, Alberta
A discussion with memoir writers Miji Campbell (Separation Anxiety), Ann Walmsley (The Prison Book Club), and Aspen Matis (A Girl in the Woods)
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Saturday, October 24, 2015 – 6:00 p.m.
LitFest – Edmonton’s Nonfiction Festival – Edmonton, Alberta
The Prison Book Club Café
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Thursday, October 29, 2015 – 2 p.m.
Deer Park Library author talk and reading – Toronto
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Sunday, November 15, 2015 – 10 a.m.
Globe and Mail / Ben McNally Books and Brunch – Toronto
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Thursday November 19, 2015 – 7:00 p.m.
Book Warehouse (4118 Main Street location) – Vancouver, B.C.
Reading and book signing. Free Event.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 – 6:30 p.m.
Writers’ Trust Gala – Toronto
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2016

Tuesday, March 29, 2016 – 7:30 p.m.
Amnesty International Book Club webcast. Ann engages Sally Armstrong
in a conversation about Armstrong’s novel The Nine Lives of Charlotte Taylor.
To join the book club and listen in, click here

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.
North York Central Library auditorium – Toronto
“The eh List Author Series” reading and book signing.
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Wednesday, April 6, 2016 – 6:30 p.m.
ImagiNation Writers’ Festival, Morrin Centre – Quebec City
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Thursday, April 7, 2016 – 1:00 p.m.
CEJEP Champlain-St. Lawrence – Quebec City
Event for the students Details

Saturday, April 16, 2016 – 11:15 a.m.
Prince Edward County Authors Festival – Picton, Ontario
Readings and Q&A in The Lipson Room above Books & Company
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Thursday, April 21, 2016
Private event

Saturday, April 30, 2016 – 11 a.m. to Noon
Authors for Indies bookstore appearance and workshift – Book City Yonge Street – Toronto
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Saturday, April 30, 2016 – 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Authors for Indies bookstore appearance and workshift – Furby House Books – Port Hope, Ontario
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Wednesday, May 18, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.
Innisfil Library (Cookstown Branch) author talk & signing – Cookstown, Ontario
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 – 6:00 p.m.
World Literacy Canada KAMA 2016 Reading Series – Gardiner Museum – Toronto
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Thursday, June 2, 2016 – 7 for 7:30 p.m.
In conversation with Piers Plowright at Burgh House – Hampstead, London, UK
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Wednesday, July 27, 2016 – 10:30 a.m.
Dwight Library author talk & signing – Dwight, Ontario
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Monday, September 12, 2016 – 3:30 p.m.
Private event

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 – 7:30 p.m.
Author talk – Beach United Church Speaker Series – Toronto, Ontario
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Thursday, October 13, 2016 – 12:00 p.m.
Author talk – International Women’s Association of Toronto – Toronto, Ontario

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. (doors 6:30 p.m.)
Read for the Cure – The Arcadian Court – Toronto, Ontario
Authors Ann Walmsley, Linwood Barclay and Meg Wolitzer, hosted by Johanna Schneller
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Friday, October 21, 2016 – 9:00 a.m.
Ontario Library Association event – Toronto, Ontario
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Monday, October 24, 2016 – 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 pm
Private event

Thursday, November 3, 2016 – 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Public presentation of the 2016 Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction – Waterloo, Ontario
Laurier Library, Wilfrid Laurier University
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Thursday, November 3, 2016 – 5:00 p.m.
Dinner to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction, featuring past and present award winners. – Waterloo, Ontario
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Thursday, November 3, 2016 – 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Douglas Gibson hosts a celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction, featuring past and present award winners. – Waterloo, Ontario
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Friday, November 4, 2016 – 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Ann Walmsley in conversation with Bruce Gillespie at Laurier University’s Brantford campus – Brantford, Ontario
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