Human Library


by Stop the Violence (Copenhagen)

Curated by Dave Deveau
Presented with Vancouver Public Library and The PuSh International Performing Arts Festival

January 23, 24, 30, 31, February 6, 7, 2016

VPL Central Branch

Free Event

The triumphant return of Danish company Stop the Violence’s theatrical movement about sharing real stories from the lives of incredible people. Check out a human book from our collection of 30 titles and have a one-on-one life-changing conversation. 

2016 Human Library Titles:

The Upside of Depression

F.O.A.(Fresh off the Airplane)

The Butterfly Boy

Coping with Dementia

Life in a Pinball Machine

Africa & Me

Single Mom of 3 Boys

I Abducted Her

Surrogacy Take 1

The Eight Year Old Machine

Bi Kinky Poly Scientist WorkingAbroad

Non Monogamous

Pill-popping, Prostitute, Psychotic…Politician

Battered Woman

Man of Faith

In Polygamy’s Shadow

Wrench Wench

Tragedy + Time Served = Comedy

Non Combat Complex PTSD

High School Dropout

Letting go of Letting go

Bouncing Babies, Bouncing Lovers

Same Sex Marriage Warrior

Single White Femme

Creative Alchemy

Coke Whore

Gay Teen at the Height of AIDS

Borrow a book. Discover a person. 

Zee Zee Theatre acknowledges that we live and work on the unceded traditional and ancestral territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.