The Beyond the Book Lecture Series debuted in the 2009-2010 academic year. All sessions are free of charge and the purpose is to help promote current events, research and scholarly activities to students, faculty, and staff at the University of Regina and to the general public. Subject matter is on a wide variety of topics.

The series is organized by the Library/Archives External Communications and Promotions Team.

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Recent Submissions

  • Re-mastering the Art of French Cooking 

    Unknown (University of Regina Library, 2010-03-03)
  • TO: The North Korean People 

    Unknown author (University of Regina Library, 2015-04-13)
    "TO: The North Korean People" is a presentation focused on how creating direct contact with North Koreans is changing the minds of the people. The Liberty in North Korea (LiNK) team will actually give the audience an ...
  • The Philosophy of Miracles 

    Dumsday, Travis (University of Regina Library, 2015-03-19)
    Dr. Travis Dumsday (Concordia University College, Edmonton) will present his research on miracles from a philosophical understanding. He will make a special focus on the problems and questions faced by academic philosophers ...
  • The Trail of the Atom - Image, Witness and Archive 

    van Wyck, Peter (University of Regina Library, 2015-03-10)
    Drawing from an archive of images arising from three research projects, this reading will trace a route from a remote mine on the shores of Great Bear Lake, to Japan, Holland and the desert of New Mexico. Its itinerary ...
  • Theo Fleury "Rattlesnake" Book Signing 

    Fleury, Theo; Barthel, Kim (University of Regina Library, 2014-11-28)
    Theo Fleury -- hockey star and mental health advocate -- will be signing copies of his new book "Conversations with a Rattlesnake" at the Dr. John Archer Library. Come to the library to buy a book and meet the author. ...
  • Liberty in North Korea 

    Unknown author (University of Regina Library, 2014-10-20)
    Liberty in North Korea's (LiNK) team will give a multimedia presentation on Jangmadang - the black market in North Korea and will tell how ordinary North Koreans are seeking to survive and to change their lives under one ...
  • Eating Myself Crazy: How I Made Peace With Food (And How You Can Too) 

    Wynes, Treena (University of Regina Library, 2014-10-07)
    We humans have an emotional dependency on food. We eat chocolate when we're sad or depressed, but most of us don't know why it makes us feel better when we do. Yet, that relief is usually temporary, and worse, can thrust ...
  • The Gormley Papers: I'm Right & You Know It 

    Gormley, John (University of Regina Library, 2014-03-18)
    When: Tuesday, March 18 7:00pm - 8:15pm Where: Wascana and Regina Rooms (LY 107.32 & 107.33)
  • Souls Behind the Badge: The Real World of Policing 

    Ryan, Wayne (University of Regina Library, 2014-03-06)
    When: Thursday, March 6 2:30pm - 3:30pm Where: Wascana and Regina Rooms (LY 107.32 & 107.33)
  • Preserving Our Heritage: Black/African Canadian History Month 

    LaFayette-Boyd, Carol (University of Regina Library, 2014-02-26)
    When: Wednesday, February 26 12:00pm - 1:00pm Where: University of Regina Library Archives & Special Collections Reading Room (LY 107.4)
  • When a Director Dies He Becomes a Photojournalist 

    Mather, Philippe (University of Regina Library, 2013-05-15)
    When: Wednesday, May 15 2:00pm - 3:00pm Where: University of Regina Library Archives & Special Collections Reading Room (LY 107.4)
  • Regionalism in Regina and London: Parallels Along the 49th 

    Long, Timothy (University of Regina Library, 2013-02-07)
    When: Thursday, February 7 2:30pm tp 3:30pm Where: University of Regina Library, Archives & Special Collections Reading Room (LY 107.4)
  • Story of a Lost Saskatchewan Premier 

    Brigham, Mark (University of Regina Library, 2013-01-30)
    When: Wednesday, January 30 2:00pm - 3:00pm Where: University of Regina Library Archives & Special Collections Reading Room (LY 107.4)
  • Furry and Feathered Bats: Myths, Mysteries, and Mushrooms 

    Brigham, Mark (University of Regina Library, 2012-10-31)
    When: Wednesday, October 31 1:00pm – 2:00pm Where: University of Regina Main Campus Classroom Building Lecture Theatre 128 (CL 128)
  • Introduction to French Science-Fiction 

    Mather, Philippe; Rheault, Sylvain; Ruddick, Nicholas (University of Regina Library, 2012-10-25)
    When: Thursday, October 25 3:00pm – 4:00pm Where: University of Regina Library Archives & Special Collections Reading Room (LY 107.4)
  • Beyond the notes - A day in the life of German Kapellmeister Johann Friedrich Fasch 

    Reul, Barbara (University of Regina. Dr. John Archer Library, 2012-03-21)
  • Art and Music at the University of Regina: The Centennial Legacy 

    University of Regina, Dr. John Archer Library (University of Regina. Dr. John Archer Library, 2011-02-10)
  • Titanic, Science, the Arts and the Microbes 

    University of Regina, Dr. John Archer Library (University of Regina. Dr. John Archer Library, 2011-11-09)