贴心姐妹网
 · 设为主页 | · 添加收藏 | · 会员注册 | · 会员登录    +
 
首页 | 社会政治 | 职场创业 | 情感关系 | 子女成长 | 多元生活 | 文化艺术 | 社区公益

奥罗拉公共图书馆今晚举行“在加拿大身为黑人”专题研讨会

来源:奥罗拉公共图书馆   更新:2020-02-20 15:32:34   作者:奥罗拉公共图书馆
奥罗拉公共图书馆今晚举行“在加拿大身为黑人”专题研讨会

Being Black in Canada

February 20th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Join journalist Brock Weir for a panel discussion about the contemporary challenges and celebrations experienced by Black people today. Topics discussed will include race and economic mobility, systemic discrimination and the arts and culture scene. 

Panelists:

GLENN MARAIS

Glenn Marais is an accomplished singer/songwriter with a Juno nomination. He is also a music educator and a philanthropist who, through his company, Music in Mind, raises funds and awareness for communities locally and internationally.

TESSA BENN-IRELAND

Tessa Benn-Ireland is a recently retired Justice of the Peace who sat on the Bench in Newmarket and Richmond Hill. She co-edited Some Black Women: Profiles of Black Women in Canada and served as the first YRDSB Black school trustee in addition to holding many other influential positions in community organizations.

JACQUELINE BENN-JOHN

Jacqueline Benn-John is the Executive Director of the Women's Support Network of York Region, a PhD candidate in the Department of Social Justice at OISE, a consultant and community engaged educator. She has published on the subjects of decolonization of Black Canadian women and redefining feminist resistance, activism and empowerment from the perspective of Black women.


Q&A to follow

In Celebration of Black History Month

 

(Source: Aurora Public Library)

分享到: 更多
相关文章
[社会政治] 前最高法院大法官独立调查报告:皇家骑警纵容厌女、种族歧视和恐同行为
[社会政治] 加拿大驻联合国大使呼吁联合国就新疆维吾尔人的境遇进行调查
[社会政治] 奥罗拉公共图书馆庆祝奥罗拉的多元文化
[社会政治] 作家Catherine Hernandez11月14日将出席奥罗拉公共图书馆“奥罗拉共读一
[社会政治] 加拿大多元文化部长谈种族歧视和联邦政府的反种族主义拨款
[社会政治] 因不满插图中”对亚裔的成见”,加拿大作者号召抵制自己的作品
[社会政治] 全国针对东亚裔种族歧视事件多伦多占26% 多伦多市政府推出反歧视宣传活
[社会政治] 魁北克省原住民事务部长被撤换:原住民患者死亡余波
[社会政治] 魁北克省政府向亡故原住民患者的家属作出道歉
[社会政治] 魁北克省亡故原住民患者的家人将诉诸法律,寻求公正和赔偿
发表评论
您必须登录后才能发表评论![立即登录] 还没有注册会员?[立即注册]  
 
会员登录
用户名:
密 码:
 
· 关于我们 About Us · 用户条约 Terms and Conditions · 隐私政策 Privacy Policy · 联系方式 Contact Us
版权声明:本网发布的内容版权归Lovingsister Media Inc. 所有,未经书面许可,严禁转载,违者将承担法律责任。
© 2013 Lovingsister Media Inc. All rights reserved. Unauthorized distribution, transmission or republication strictly prohibited.