A launch for recent books by SFU authors engaged in rewriting and reimagining “other histories.” The authors include Adrienne Burk, Lara Campbell, Zoë Druick, Helen Leung & Kirsten McAllister.
Adrienne Burk's new book on memorial making will be one of five books launched:
Speaking for a Long Time: Public Space & Social Memory in Vancouver
Recounts the complex stories behind the making of three monuments, including those challenging violence against women.
Respectable Citizens: Gender, Family, and Unemployment in Ontario’s Great Depression by Lara Campbell
Terrain of Memory: A Japanese Canadian Memorial Project by Kirsten Emiko McAllister
Allan King's A Married Couple by Zoe Druick
Farewell My Concubine by Helen Hok-Sze Leung
Speakers, Book Sale, Book Signing, Music, Refreshments
Dinner & drinks available for purchase.
Thanks to the generous support of the School of Communication, the Dept. of Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies, & the Dept. of Sociology & Anthropology at SFU, Arsenal Pulp Press, UBC Press, and U of Toronto Press.