Suitable for ages 7 to 107, this presentation is an educational and enlightening experience for the whole family. Providing an overview on the rich and expansive history and experiences of people of African descent in Canada over 400 years, topics will include:
1) Black and Indigenous enslavement in Canada
2) Legacies of enslavement with a focus on anti-Black racism
3) The stories and achievements of significant individuals and groups that have contributed to various aspects of Canadian society.
Don't miss this opportunity for you and your family to talk about the various experiences and contributions of Black people in Canada.
Channon Oyeniran is a historian, Black history consultant, lecturer for Black History in Canada. She's the current Vice President of the Ontario Black History Society.