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Cultural Representation in the Media Arts, Ethics and Freedom of Expression (FOFA Gallery)

On March 16, 2016, Concordia University’s FOFA Gallery presented a round table panel discussion looking at the recent controversy surrounding the film Of the North which raised many questions about cultural representation, and the ethics around production and dissemination of a work that perpetuates negative stereotypes of marginalized peoples. This edited version (the original recording is three hours long) of the round table includes excerpts from the various perspectives of the panelists and members of the audience.

Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC)

This is the Final Report of Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission and its six-year investigation of the residential school system for Aboriginal youth and the legacy of these schools. The report includes the history and legacy of residential schools, the Commission’s 94 recommendations for action and more.