The amazing TQZF is back at the United Steelworkers Hall— not to be missed!
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Tuesday, September 30
Sad Peninsula Launch, 6pm, Ben McNally Books, 366 Bay St, free
Join Dundurn Press and author Mark Sampson for the launch of Mark’s second novel, Sad Peninsula, following the intersecting lives of a traumatized former Korean “comfort woman” and a torubled young Canadian arriving in Korea to teach ESL.
Wednesday, October 1
Beyond 101: A Conversation Around Party Culture, Sex Positivity, Safer Spaces and Sobriety, 3pm OISE Room 5150, 252 Bloor St, free
Join the U of T Sex Ed Centre and OPIRG Toronto for a panel discussion about sex positive spaces, party culture, accessibility and safety. Definitely relevant to social justice zinesters and organizers who work to create accessible and safe spaces!
The Sleepworker Launch, 7pm, Type Books, 883 Queen St W, free
Coach House Books hosts a Warhol-inspired launch party to celebrate the release of the English Debut of Cyrille Martinez’s The Sleepworker, translated by Joseph Patrick Stancil. Including the usual reading and signing fare, there will also be a re-creation of Warhol’s film Sleep.
Spacing Election Issue Release Party, 7:30pm, Supermarket, 268 Augusta Ave, $10 includes magazine
Spacing’s launches are always a blast. This issue focuses on “How City Hall thinks” and the upcoming election.
Read more: Indie Events Sept 29 – Oct 6