Tag: fantasy

  • Earth Day, dragons, and Hot Docs picks: Bookishness for Apr. 22, 2013

    Earth Day, dragons, and Hot Docs picks: Bookishness for Apr. 22, 2013

    Borrow, grow, return Happy Earth Day! To celebrate, why not check out the newly opened Markham Grows Seed Library at Markham Public Library’s Milliken Mills Branch (7600 Kennedy Road) where Markham residents can check out free, organic, heirloom seeds? Don’t live or work in Markham?┬áCheck out the Toronto Seed Library.┬áThen get outside! Unfortunately… …this award…

  • TRB Podcast: Mike Carey at the 2nd Annual Toronto SpecFic Colloquium

    TRB Podcast: Mike Carey at the 2nd Annual Toronto SpecFic Colloquium

    As part of the Toronto SpecFic Colloquium on October 15, 2011, and sponsored by The Beguiling, comic-writer Mike Carey presented a talk entitled “Speak of the Dazzling Wings”: Myth, Language, and Modern Fantasy.” Listen, and enjoy. [audio:carey.mp3] From the SpecFic site: MIKE CAREY was born in 1959 in Liverpool, England, where both his parents worked…