Winter 2018

February 1, Montreal, QC –Keynote speaker, Black History Month at McGill 2018, Opening Ceremony, 5:30pm

February 5, Montreal, QC – Dawson College, 1pm

February 6, Toronto, ON – “Policing Black Lives”, with Robyn Maynard, Anthony Morgan and Shree  Parkhadar (Toronto Star),  Toronto Public Library 7pm

February 7, London, ON – Book launch, Western University,  TBA

February 8, Guelph, ON – Book launch, OPIRG, TBA

February 10, Kitchener, ON – UBUNTU Health Fair for Waterloo Region, hosted by The AIDS Committee of Cambridge Kitchener, Waterloo and Area and the African Canadian Association Waterloo Region & Area. Panelist, 10:45-3:30pm

February 15, Toronto, ON –  Annual Jean Augustine Chair Black History Month event, York University, with Robyn Maynard, Angela Robertson and Dionne Brand. 6pm

February 22, Toronto, ON –  “Policing Black Women: State violence in Canada from slavery to the present”, presentation at 13th Annual BOPSers Black History Month Celebration, Black Ontario Public Service Employees Network. 12-2pm.

March 1, Vancouver, BC – Book Launch and community panel, hosted by Black Lives Matter Vancouver, No One Is Illegal Vancouver, BC Civil Liberties Association, SF PIRG, Social Justice Centre at UBC, Simon Fraser Humanities Department Simon Fraser, Harbour Centre, 7-9pm

March 2, Vancouver, BC – Lecture at Capilano University

March 2, Vancouver, BC – Community strategy session, location TBA.

March 3, Vancouver, BC –  Joy James in Conversation with Robyn Maynard, Carceral Studies Conference, Simon Fraser University

March 7, Ottawa, ON – Annual Florence Bird Address, Women and Gender Studies, Carleton University

March 9, Toronto, ON – Blackwood Gallery –  Feminist Lunchtime Talk – With Sheena Hoszko, Robyn Maynard, Beverly Bain, and Paula Maurutto

March 10, Toronto, ON – TBA

March 21, Berkely, CA – Invisible No More Conference, TBA.

March 23, Toronto, ON – Broadbent Institute, Peoples Summit, Toronto Reference Library, time TBA.

May 30, Regina, SK – Keynote address, Women’s and Gender Studies et Recherches Feministes at Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, 5:30-7pm

May 30, Regina, SK – Invited lecture, Canadian Political Science Association




Fall 2017

September 28 – Kingston, ON – Inaugural Lecture, Queen’s University, Studies in National and International Development Seminar Series, 1-2:30pm

September 28 – Kingston, ON – AKA (Autonomous Social Centre), 7-9pm

October 12 – Ottawa, ON – Carleton University, Senate room, 6-8pm

October 16 – Montreal, QC –  BanQ: Grand Bibliotheque, 6-8pm

October 19 – Kitchener-Waterloo, ON – Renison University, 7-9pm,

October 20 – Toronto, ON – A Different Booklist, hosted by Black Lives Matter Toronto, 7-9pm,

October 25 – Sherbrooke, QC – The Humanities Department of Champlain College Lennoxville, 27th Annual Tait-Chattopadhyay Memorial Lecture ,6-8pm,

October 26 – Toronto, ON – OCAD University, 2pm

October 26 – Toronto, ON – Invisible No More (Andrea Ritchie’s Invisible No More book launch , guest panelist with Dr. Beverly Bain), at Another Story Bookstore, 6-9pm

November 2 – Hamilton, ON – Lecture: Robyn Maynard, Policing Black Lives: Lecture on State violence from slavery to the present.  McMaster University, Department of English and Cultural Studies, 3pm

November 2 – Hamilton, ON – McMaster University, McMaster Womanists, MSU Diversity Services, and E/race/d Out, 5pm

November 3 – New York, NY – Invisible No More: Resisting Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color in Troubled Times –  roundtable with Kimberle Williams Crenshaw, Robyn Maynard, Barbara Smith, Reina Gosset and Mariame Kaba, Barnard College, 6:30-8:30pm

November 8, Montreal, QC – Panel on Police Profiling, McGill University – with Andrea Ritchie, Will Prosper and Robyn Maynard, 5-7pm

November 9, Montreal, QC –“Policing Black Lives – Lecture by Robyn Maynard”, Concordia University, Media History Research Centre, Simone de Beauvoir Institute, Algorythmic Media Observatory, 4:30-6pm

November 13, Ottawa, ON –  Inaugural Lecture and Community Discussion – uOttawa Carceral Studies Research Collective, Ottawa Public Library Auditorium, 120 Metcalfe, 79pm

November 20, Montreal, QC – Montreal Unitarian Church, 7-9pm

November 22 – Winnipeg, MB – Policing Black Lives: Lecture by Robyn Maynard, Uniter Speaker Series (University of Winnipeg), West End Cultural Centre, 7-9pm

November 24 – Thunder Bay, ON – Policing Black Lives: Book launch with Robyn Maynard, Lakehead University, 6pm-8pm

November 29, Boston, MA – Cabral Center, John D. O’Bryant African American Institute (with Andrea Ritchie and Simone John) 6pm – 8pm

December 1 , Boston, MA – LGBTQ Center and the Africana Center at Tufts, (with Andrea Ritchie and Simone John) 12pm

December 6, Toronto, ON – Keynote presentation –National Black Canadians Summit , Toronto Public Library

December 7,  Halifax, NS – North End Library, Hosted by the Barristers Society and the Radical Imagination Project , 7-9pm

December 14, Ottawa, ON – Canadian Labour Congress, Human Rights Committee