A Talk with Teachers: Revisiting James Baldwin’s Vision for Education

Important interviews by Zetta Elliot! (Click for link): A Talk with Teachers: Revisiting James Baldwin’s Vision for Education  

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…]

BLACK LIFE MATTERS

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…]

Chrysalis: A Critical Student Journal of Transformative Art History

CHRYSALIS is a journal that was created by Dr. Charmaine A. Nelson as a vehicle to showcase the most innovative, rigorous, and sophisticated research produced by students within the context of her undergraduate Art History courses at McGill. The winter 2016 issue of the journal has just been published. It is a special issue entitled: … [Read more…]

The Blackening Margins of Multiculturalism: The African Canadian Experience of Exclusion from the Economic, Social and Cultural Promise and Prosperity of Canada

A Report on the Canadian Government’s Compliance with the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights for the 57th Session of the Committee for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (February 22 to March 4 of 2016). (February 2016) Submitted by: Anthony N. Morgan, Hons. B.A., LL.B., B.C.L. Policy & Research Lawyer African Canadian Legal … [Read more…]

Nouveau documentaire par Will Prosper: Républik Basket

Républik Basket – Bande-annonce Diffusion : 4 octobre 2015 à 21h, sur les ondes de Canal D Montréal-Nord n’a pas une réputation des plus positives et plusieurs se font une image du quartier sans jamais y avoir mis les pieds. Le réalisateur Will Prosper y a grandi et il sait que de nombreuses personnes travaillent … [Read more…]

Black Theatre Workshop 2015-2016 brochure

Black Theatre Workshop has released their brochure for this season! Check it out here: BTW Brochure

NINTH FLOOR

CONGRATULATIONS to Nantali, Naim and all of our friends who have been involved and are featured in this important film, and a big shout-out to our friend Pat Dillon-Moore at the NFB! NINTH FLOOR (2015), directed by Mina Shum and produced by Selwyn Jacob for the National Film Board of Canada. Over four decades after … [Read more…]

Have Fingers Will Travel/ Les Doigts Voyageurs

Have Fingers Will Travel is a visual art exhibition about the life and work of Oliver Jones, featuring photographs and contributions by brilliant local artists such as Kosisochukwu Nnebe and Maliciouz Check out this excellent exhibition at the Espace Culturel Georges Emile Lapalme in Place des Arts metro (Ste Catherine street entrance across the street … [Read more…]

Quebec on the move

Quebec on the Move is a traveling art exhibit organized by the Centre for Community Organizations (COCo) and funded by Canadian Heritage. The exhibit explores the subject of social movements and Quebec’s English-speaking communities and include video segments of 22 contemporary community organizers in conversation with each other. View the Quebec on the Move participant … [Read more…]