The entrance to the Department of History’s office in Sidney Smith Hall

Stress-Free Degree: U of T’s Impact on LGBTQ Activism in Canada - Elspeth Brown

Start Date and Time:

Friday, June 1, 2018, 6:00PM


Elspeth Brown

Did you know that the University of Toronto played a central role in 1970s Canadian LGBTQ activism, then called Gay Liberation? Professor Elspeth Brown, an expert in queer history, will reveal three moments in the history of Toronto’s LGBTQ activism. She will explore the 1970s through the 1990s in the activists’ own words, as captured in audio and visual oral histories from the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives.


  • Alumni Reunion 2018

Contact Information

University Advancement


Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street view full map


Lectures, Research, Discussion Panels


Alumni and Friends, Community