Tackling Racism and Reconciliation Through Comic Books

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Okanagan Centre for Innovation

460 Doyle Avenue

Kelowna, BC V1Y 0A2

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David Wong shares what compelled, inspired and fraught him to step out and pen Escape to Gold Mountain: A Graphic History of the Chinese in North America. He explores why diversity is an innovation catalyst for a better life for generations to come.

Racism, reconciliation and leadership are themes of the story that Wong shares on September 17.

Everyone is welcome to this free event. Refreshments will be provided.

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Mr. Wong is a 5th generation Canadian, best-selling author, award-winning architect and urban ecologist.

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This event was made possible by support from:

UBC Equity and Inclusion Office

Dr. Shirley Chau, Associate Professor, School of Social Work, FHSD

UBC Innovation Library

UBC School of Social Work

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Okanagan Centre for Innovation

460 Doyle Avenue

Kelowna, BC V1Y 0A2

Canada

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