Congratulations Annisha!

Members of Community-University Talks are happy to award one of our 2017 youth bursaries to Annisha LaShawna Sealy, to support her ongoing pursuit of Black Canadian Studies. Annisha is completing a Bachelor of Education degree in Urban Education, and her academic goal is to pursue graduate studies in History, with a focus on the Caribbean. … [Read more…]

Raconte Moi Mon Histoire (24 février / February 24)

C-Uni-T est heureux de soutenir et annoncer cet événement important à la Maison d’Haiti! C-Uni-T is thrilled to support and announce this important event at Maison d’Haiti!  

Monday Feb.13th: Racism and Islamophobia

Please see the information below regarding an upcoming event at McGill Join us for a discussion on Racism and Islamophobia: “How do we talk about racism and Islamophobia on campus and in the classroom?” Monday February 13, 2017 16-17.30 Room 017 Morrice Hall  (TNC) 3485 McTavish street (across from the SSMU building) An open conversation … [Read more…]

Black Talk on CKUT (with links to content)

Click on links below to access mp3’s and listen to the February 1st Black Talk Programming on CKUT: 11-11:30am: Wake up to Black Talk + talk with BSN execs 11:30am-12:15pm: Blacks in Education 12:15-1pm: Leadership @ McGill 1-2pm: Afro Art with Kamissa : hommage aux artistes noir.e.s du monde entier issu.e.s de milieux tel que les arts visuels, … [Read more…]

Africa in the 4th Dimension: Feb 2nd – 4th

McGill African Students’ Society Presents : Africa in the 4th Dimension February 2 – 4  2017 Please see the convention program for more details on location and times: 4th Dimension poster and program  

Black History Month 2017: CKUT

Members of Community-University Talks will be participating in a number of events this month, beginning today, Wednesday February 1st with a conversation about “Blacks in Education” as part of BLACK TALK 2017 on CKUT radio 90.3 fm. BLACK TALK is a long standing event organized by the Black Students’ Network of McGill in collaboration with … [Read more…]

Black learners and schooling in Québec: From elementary school to university

Tuesday November 29th, 2016 at 6:30 – 8:30pm DESTA 1950 St. Antoine West (Georges Vanier metro station) Join members of DESTA Black Youth Network and Community-University Talks (C-Uni-T) for a community conversation about Black learners and education in Québec. We will begin with brief presentations by two members of C-Uni-T who have recently completed research … [Read more…]

Sept. 29th @ 2PM

Online Spaces: Talking Black (register here!) Talking Black- A Community Conversation in Three Parts, invites those present to engage in a conversation about what it means to be black on-line and how navigating virtual space impacts us irl (in real life). We’ll be talking about these interconnected topics… the increased accessibility of content related to the black … [Read more…]

Upcoming Events of Interest

[Sept. 28 – Oct. 2nd] Montreal Black Film Festival: [Sept. 29th] Community Engagement Day at McGill: C-Uni-T will host the discussion “Online Spaces–Talking Black” from 3-5pm [Sept. 30th] Launch of Charmaine Nelson’s new book, “Slavery, Geography and Empire in Nineteenth-Century Marine Landscapes of Montreal and Jamaica,” 5-7pm at Paragraphe Bookstore:    


IN SOLIDARITY with Black communities in Ottawa and Toronto and throughout the ever-growing Black Lives Matter movement  …Please see this statement by BLM-Toronto followed by more information and links below. BLACK LIVES MATTER-TORONTO  ***Please Circulate*** STATEMENT ON THE DEATH OF ABDIRAHMAN ABDI Fam, Yet again, we mourn. We mourn for the loss of life of … [Read more…]