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Truth and Reconciliation Through Culture and the Arts Speaking Panel- A Lifelong Learning Week Event

Friday, September 21st, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Laurier’s Faculty of Liberal Arts Community Speaker Series Presents its Inaugural Event: 
Truth and Reconciliation Through Culture and the Arts

Event Description:
Can public art be a catalyst for healing and community discourse in the selfie generation? How does public art stimulate the process of reconciliation? How do we translate symbols and ideology across cultures?

Join us for a panel presentation and discussion with the creators and facilitators of the Brantford Library’s new mural La Landscape de Kanata, as they discuss their journey creating works of public art that provide a visual story of the evolution of our community.

Moderator:
Shelley Falconer, CEO of the Art Gallery of Hamilton

Panel Participants:
Dave Hind, artist
Bonnie Whitlow, cultural translator
Ana Olson, Director of the Glenhyrst Gallery
Sara Munroe, Manager of Tourism for the City of Brantford

Event Date: Friday, September 21, 2018
Location: Market Square Mall (basement level), 1 Market St., Brantford ON N3T 1H1
Time: Doors open and refreshments at 6:30pm, panel discussion from 7:00pm-8:30pm

Please RSVP by September 14, 2018 to: FLAadmin@wlu.ca           

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