Ottawa's Festival of Ideas Since 1997
22
Tuesday
Jan
7:30pm • NAC, Alan and Roula Rossy Pavilion • 1 Elgin St.

Towards a New World: Poetry and Change 50 Years after the Congress of Black Writers

with David Austin
24
Thursday
Jan
5:30pm • Irene's Pub • 885 Bank Street

Getting a Life: The Social Worlds of Geek Culture – Author Meets Readers

With Benjamin Woo
31
Thursday
Jan
7:00pm • Dominion Chalmers United Church • 355 Cooper St.

2018-2019 Munro Beattie Lecture

With David Chariandy
9
Saturday
Feb
7:30pm • NAC • 1 Elgin St.

Sensing Transgender: Lana and Lilly Wachowski

With Cáel M. Keegan
15
Friday
Feb
6:30pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer ave.

Split Tooth

One on One with Tanya Tagaq
19
Tuesday
Feb
7:30pm • Library and Archives Canada • 395 Wellington St.

The Untold Story of Black Train Porters

With Cecil Foster
21
Thursday
Feb
5:30pm • Irene's Pub • 885 Bank Street

Opening the Government of Canada – Author Meets Readers

With Amanda Clarke
7:00pm • Library and Archives Canada • 395 Wellington St.

Ladies, Upstairs!: My Life in Politics and After

With Monique Bégin
28
Thursday
Feb
7:30pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Ave.

Mourning Has Broken: Love, Loss and Reclaiming Joy

with Erin Davis
7
Thursday
Mar
7:30pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Alymer Ave.

Making the Most of our Longer Lives

with Carl Honore
16
Saturday
Mar
2:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Ave.

The Secret Wisdom of Nature

with Peter Wohlleben
18
Monday
Mar
7:00pm • Library and Archives Canada • 395 Wellington St.

Misfit: autistic. gay. immigrant. Changemaker.

With Andreas Souvaliotis
21
Thursday
Mar