Our Blog | April 2009

New Society Publishers Partners With Banyen Books and Sound at Epic Vancouver May 8-10

by: EJ on 04/21/2009
Posted in: Events

New Society Publishers is partnering with Banyen Books and Sound at the upcoming Epic Sustainable Living Expo in Vancouver, May 8-10 at the New Vancouver Convention Centre. Billed as Western Canada's ONLY green consumer tradeshow and eco-marketplace, Epic Vancouver is all about supporting businesses that integrate sustainability into their …

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A Nation of Farmers

by: Heather on 04/20/2009
Posted in: New Books

Just off press, A Nation of Farmers by Sharon Astyk and Aaron Newton is packed with ideas on how to create resilient local food systems and become part of the solution to the food crisis by growing, cooking, and eating sustainably and naturally. Far more than a gardening book, A Nation of Farmers is about creating a paradigm shift. The book urges …

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2010: The Greenest Olympics Ever?

by: EJ on 04/17/2009
Posted in: Events

Christopher Shaw, author of Five Ring Circus: Myths and Realities of the Olympic Games will be the guest speaker at rabble.ca's 8th anniversary celebration. This public forum, called "2010: The Greenest Olympics Ever?" will be taking a close look at the 2010 Games in Vancouver, BC. Are these really going to the "Greenest Games", as organizers have …

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Update - The Best Years Has Moved to E Channel

by: EJ on 04/17/2009
Posted in: Events

This just in from Jon Cooksey, The Best Years premier has been moved to E Channel, April 20th at 10:00 pm.

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Spot the New Society Titles on Global TV and Win a Free Book!

by: EJ on 04/15/2009
Posted in: Events

The Best Years second season will be premiering on Global TV April 21st at 10:00 pm. This entertaining, sexy, high-stakes drama will feature books from New Society authors in several episodes. Correctly identify the book and author in an e-mail to EJ at newsociety dot com and you will be entered in a draw to win a free copy.

The Best Years series …

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