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Archiving Activism

An engaging panel discussion that will explore one of the central tenants of MOV’s City On Edge exhibition: archives and their historically rich relationship to activism with co-curator Kate Bird.

Events this Week | December 4-10, 2017

Our event calendar seems to have quieted down but there are still a few events this week around the province if you have a hankering (and we know you do!).

Events this Week | November 27 – December 3, 2017

The perfect antidote to all the Black Friday / Cyber Monday nonsense? A book reading where any purchases will benefit local authors, publishers, and booksellers. 

Vancouver Historical Society presents Kate Bird

Join Kate Bird, author of City On Edge and Vancouver in the Seventies for a slide show of images from Vancouver’s rich history of protest activism.

Events this Week | November 20-26, 2017

Here are a handful of literary events around the province we’d highly recommend, including our Read Local BC event in Sidney. 

City on Edge by Kate Bird | Richmond

Join author Kate Bird for a talk and signing on her new book City on Edge: A Rebellious Century of Vancouver Protests, Riots, and Strikes.

Events this Week | November 13-19, 2017

We’re excited to be hosting another Read Local BC event this week in Nanaimo, alongside lots of other great events around the province.

City on Edge by Kate Bird | Burnaby

Join author Kate Bird for a talk and signing on her new book City on Edge: A Rebellious Century of Vancouver Protests, Riots, and Strikes.

Events this Week | November 6-12, 2017

Lots of literary things to do around the province this week. We’re a bit biased, but we highly recommend the Climate, Conservation & Controversy event on Thursday in Vancouver. 

City on Edge by Kate Bird | Burnaby

Join author Kate Bird for a talk and signing on her new book City on Edge: A Rebellious Century of Vancouver Protests, Riots, and Strikes.