We are delighted to announce that the 2018 Florence Bird Lecture will be delivered by Robyn Maynard, a Black feminist author, community organizer and public intellectual based in Montréal. She has been a part of movements against racial profiling, police violence, detention and deportation for over a decade and has an extensive background in community work. Robyn will be discussing her recent bestselling book Policing Black Lives: State Violence in Canada from Slavery to the Present (Fernwood 2017).

Wednesday, March 7, 2018   2:30-4:30

Dunton Tower, room 2017

Refreshments provided!

Book trailer: