Black history in Canada: a live, interactive roundtable

How much do we know about black history in Canada? Who were the key figures? What do we lose when we don't include black stories in our history?

How much do we know about black history in Canada? Who were the key figures? What do we lose when we don't include black stories in our history?

Join a live roundtable discussion moderated by Amanda Parris, host of Exhibitionists on CBC Arts and Marvin's Room on CBC Radio.

When: Tuesday, May 16 at 7 p.m. ET.

How to participate: Facebook or YouTube

Share your thoughts and questions in the comments below.

Panelists

Nikki Clarke
President, Ontario Black History Society

Afua Cooper
James R. Johnston Chair in Black Canadian Studies, Dalhousie University
President, Black Canadian Studies Association

Andrea Davis
Chair of Department of Humanities, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, York University
Associate Professor of Black Cultural Studies

Karen Flynn
Associate Professor, Departments of Gender and Women's Studies and African-American Studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

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