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Symposium: Silent Night


Wed Nov 7
Symposium: Silent Night

6:00 pm – 6:20 pm
“WWI – Canada Comes of Age; Lessons Learned” Prof. Wade Davis, Anthropology

6:20 pm – 6:40 pm
“They Served without Citizenship: The Contributions of First Nations in the Canadian Forces during WWI, WWII and the Present Day”
Prof. Em Richard Vedan, Social Work

6:40 pm – 7:00 pm
“Finding Freddy Lee: The forgotten soldier of the forgotten Battle of Hill 70”
Mr. Jack Gin, Entrepreneur, Engineer, Historian

7:00 pm – 7:20 pm
“The Healing Arts? The role of aesthetic encounters in understanding & addressing our complex relationship with war”
Prof. Jenny Peterson, Political Science

7:20 pm – 7:40 pm
“Wartime Sexual Violence: Experiences of Women in Bosnia and Herzegovina”
Mia Sidran, Ph.D. Candidate University of Jaume I in Spain

7:40 pm – 8:30 pm
Panel discussion and Questions from the Audience

All events take place in the Old Auditorium.
FREE admission.
Call 604-822-6725 for info.

Symposium Coordinators: Prof. Nancy Hermiston; Dr. Marvin Westwood and Corporal Tim Laidler (Executive Director, Centre for Group Counselling and Trauma).

Later Event: November 8
Rajat Chowdhury, piano