On Sale Now – Tickets to PEN’s Spring Ideas in Dialogue

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PEN Canada, in association with the Royal Ontario Museum, presents Sir, I Intend to Burn Your book: Race, Censorship, and Free Speech the next event in PEN Canada’s Ideas in Dialogue Series.

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Please join us on Thursday, May 16, 2013 for a conversation with Lawrence Hill and Carol Duncan. Moderated by Randy Boyagoda.

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Lawrence Hill is the author of several novels and works of non-fiction, including the nationally bestselling The Book of Negroes, Black Berry, Sweet Juice: On Being Black and White in Canada and Some Great Thing. He also co-authored, with Joshua Key, The Deserter’s Tale: The Story of an Ordinary Soldier Who Walked Away from the War in Iraq. Lawrence Hill lives in Hamilton, Ontario.

Carol B. Duncan is associate professor and chair in the department of religion and culture at Wilfrid Laurier University. Her areas of research interest include Caribbean religions in transnational and diasporic contexts, the African diaspora, and religion and popular culture. Professor Duncan consulted on, and appears in the documentary, Seeking Salvation: A History of the Black Church in Canada, and she is the author of This Spot of Ground: Spiritual Baptists in Toronto and co-author of Black Religious Studies: An Introduction.

 

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