All events are open to the Friends of the Library and are held at the library. Lectures begin at 8:00 p.m. Click here for location information including how to get to the library. Since the 2010-11 Friends of Fisher season, most of the lectures have been recorded and been made freely available online. To see the entire list of lectures that have been recorded, along with other audio podcasts, please visit our Listen to Lectures page.
Wednesday, 28 September 2016
The John Seltzer and Mark Seltzer Memorial Lecture
'A Revolution is not a Dinner Party': The Challenges of Collecting Mao
Justin G. Schiller
Tuesday, 25 October 2016
The Alexander C. Pathy Lecture on the Book Arts
Moving Parts: Shakespeare and the Book as Performance
Professor Alan Galey, iSchool, University of Toronto.
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
The Johanna and Leon Katz Memorial Lecture
Where Arts Meets Science: Traditions in Canadian Botanical Art
Linda Le Geyt.
Tuesday, 5 April 2017
The George Kiddell Lecture on the History of the Book
Dr. Peter MacLeod and Kathleen Winter will discuss their writing projects which are based on the General James Wolfe correspondence (held at the Fisher Library).