A Calendar of Northern Fables with John T. Syrtash
Join us at Barbara Frum Library where John T. Syrtash will be speaking about his debut novel, A Calendar of Northern Fables. November 1, 2017, 7-8 p.m., Room B. Call 416-395-5440 for details. No registration required.
About the Book:
A Calendar of Northern Fables is a nostalgic collection of short stories about Jewish immigrants who settled in North America after the War. Based in Toronto, Canada the stories follow many of the Jewish Holidays and poke gentle fun at the lifestyle, rituals and mythologies brought over from the old country.
About the Author:
John T. Syrtash was born in Budapest, Hungary, the child of Holocaust survivors who immigrated to Toronto, Canada in 1957. Since arriving in Canada, he has played an instrumental role in reforming Canada?s family laws. He has published many legal articles for The Canadian Jewish News, The National Post and Sun Media.