SJRI Art, Archives and Affinities IV 2:00 pm
SJRI Art, Archives and Affinities IV @ Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts, Room 156
Dec 6 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Please join the Social Justice Research Institute at their annual celebration of the Humanities! Presentations and discussions will include: Panel discussion on social justice based theatre productions. Panelists will include Donna-Michelle St. Bernard (Governor General’s award winning playwright, whose play Cake will run at Theatre Passe Muraille from 17 November to 3 December) and Jonathan Brower (SJES student and playwright whose play Oblivion explores dilemmas of queer people negotiating their relationships to faith and faith communities) Panel discussion on the Brightside Neighbourhood Project, an oral history project. Panelists will include Simon Orpana (postdoc at Brock University and author of graphic novel/comic book Showdown!) and Matt McInnes (collaborator on the Brightside project). Brock University Faculty Panel including Natalie Alvarez from Dramatic Arts who will be speaking about a join SSHRC-funded project with Yasmine Kandil. All are welcome. Refreshments will be served. This event is hosted by the Social Justice Research Institute.