You are invited to attend a Carleton University Community Event

Author Meets Readers invites Carleton students and the community to join an informal discussion on new books published by members of the Carleton University Faculty of Public Affairs.

The event takes place monthly, September through April.

Upcoming Events

Our upcoming events will be announced later this summer.

Previous Speakers

Betina Appel Kuzmarov

Unilateral Acts: A History of a Legal Doctrine

April 18, 2019

Betina Appel Kuzmarov

Jean Daudelin

Illegal Markets, Violence, and Inequality: Evidence from a Brazilian Metropolis

March 21, 2019

Jean Daudelin

Amanda Clarke

Opening the Government of Canada

February 21, 2019

Amanda Clarke

Benjamin Woo

Getting a Life: The Social Worlds of Geek Culture

January 24, 2019

Benjamin Woo

Megan Gaucher

A Family Matter: Citizenship, Conjugal Relationships, and Canadian Immigration Policy

15 November, 2018

Megan Gaucher

Karim H. Karim

Diaspora and Media in Europe

18 October, 2018

Karim H. Karim

Sarah E.K. Smith

General Idea: Life & Work

27 September, 2018 

Sarah E.K. Smith

Laura Macdonald & Lisa Mills

Violence in Latin America and the Caribbean; Subnational Structures, Institutions, and Clientelistic Networks – Laura Macdonald & Tina Hilgers

The Limits of Trust: The Millennium Devleopment Goals, Maternal Health, and Health Policy in Mexico – Lisa Mills

19 April, 2018 

Laura Macdonald & Lisa Mills

Stacy Douglas

Curating Community: Museums, Constitutionalism, and the Taming of the Political

15 February, 2018 

Stacy Douglas

Philip Kaisary

The Haitian Revolution in the Literary Imagination: Radical Horizons, Conservative Constraints

25 January, 2018 

Philip Kaisary

Irena Knezevic

Nourishing Communities From Fractured Food Systems to Transformative Pathways

15 November, 2017 

Irena Knezevic

Jonathan Malloy

The Politics of Ontario

19 October, 2017 

Jonathan Malloy

Liam Young

List Cultures: Knowledge and Poetics from Mesopotamia to BuzzFeed

28 September, 2017

Liam Young