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Congress of Black Writers and Artists: An Argument for Black Studies in Canada

Start Date and Time:

Friday, October 19, 2018, 5:00PM

End Date and Time:

Saturday, October 20, 2018, 7:00PM

Black Congress is a two-day transdisciplinary symposium organized by graduate students at the University of Toronto. This event is hosted by the Women & Gender Studies Institute and funded by the New College Initiatives Fund, Canadian Studies (UTSG), Department of History (UTSG), Centre for Media and Culture in Education, Caribbean Studies (UTSG), Faculty of Arts & Sciences, School of Graduate Studies and the Canada Research Chair in Canadian and Transnational History.


  • Women and Gender Studies Institute


William Doo Auditorium, New College, 45 Willcocks StToronto, ON M5S 1C7 view full map




Alumni and Friends, Community, Faculty, Staff, First-Year Students, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students

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