Book Launch: Race & Well-Being: The Lives, Hopes and Activism of African Canadians: Toronto: Mon June 14, 2010

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Book Launch: Race & Well-Being: The Lives, Hopes and Activism of African Canadians: Toronto: Mon June 14, 2010

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Fernwood Publishing and A Different Booklist present...

Monday June 14th - 7:00pm

Race & Well-Being: The Lives, Hopes and Activism of African Canadians
Carl James, Wanda Thomas Bernard, David Este, Akua Benjamin, Bethan Lloyd & Tana Turner

Join A Different Booklist, Fernwood Publishing, Carl James, Wanda Thomas Bernard and Akua Benjamin for the launch of Race & Well-Being

This book explores how experiences of racism, combined with other social and economic factors, affect the health and well-being of African Canadians.

Date: Monday June 14th
Time: 7:00pm
Location: 746 Bathurst St @ Bloor

New Edition: Seeing Ourselves: Exploring Race, Ethnicity, and Culture by Dr Carl James

This new edition of Seeing Ourselves uses a collection of personal comments and essays, written by students from a wide variety of ethnic backgrounds, to examine what it means to participate in the cultural and ethnic "mosaic" that comprises Canada today.

Fighting for Change: Black Social Workers in Nova Scotia by Wanda Thomas Bernard

Fighting For Change documents the entry of Black social workers into the profession and chronicles the poignant story of the Association of Black Social Workers in Montreal and its influence on social workers in Nova Scotia.