Storytelling and Social Justice Symposium
Thursday, April 3, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
“Storytellers threaten all the champions of control.” - Chinua Achebe
In 2014, the symposium, in partnership with York University’s Faculty of Environmental Studies, brings together storytellers, theorists, and social justice activists around the theme of storytelling and advocacy, grassroots engagement, and social change.
When: 9 am – 5 pm
Plenary panel/workshops by: Madeline Fox,Jonathan Fox, Chris Cavanagh, Adwoa Badoe, Dinny Biggs,Olivia Rojas, Bob Barton,Brad Woods, Hollis “Chalkdust” Liverpool, Jennifer Lafontaine, Jo Radner. Celia Lottridge and Rico Rodriguez.
Details and Timing on the Schedule Tab for Thursday April 4
When & Where
Toronto Storytelling Festival | Storytelling Toronto
The Toronto Storytelling Festival was launched on April 1, 1979 and has since become one of North America’s biggest urban celebrations of traditional and contemporary storytelling.
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The Festival makes its home at Storytelling Toronto, a non-profit registered chariy that supports the renaissance of the art of storytelling in contemporary society. Visit us at http://storytellingtoronto.org.