The Wilson Institute for Canadian History’s Spring-Summer 2021 Speaker Series:

Syndemic : Crucial Conversations about Humanity’s Organic Crisis

What will Covid-19 mean for humanity’s future? And how can we relate our understanding of that pattern to the national communities in which we live?  Join us as world-renowned scholars, journalists, and activists address these questions. Learn more about our Syndemic Series here.

  • April 15, 2021, 12pm: An Interview with Laura Spinney, Journalist at The Guardian
    • Location: Live via Zoom
    • Zoom Meeting ID: 977 1090 9681
  • May 13, 2021, 7pm: Mike Davis, Author of Set the Night on Fire
    • Location: Live via Zoom
    • Zoom Meeting ID: 937 3986 0877
  • May 27, 2021, 1pm: An Interview with Andreas MalmAuthor of Corona, Climate, Chronic Emergency
    • Location: Live via Zoom
    • Zoom Meeting ID: 977 4106 7442
  • June 3, 2021, 7pm: An Interview with André PicardAuthor of Neglected No More: The Urgent Need to Improve the Lives of Canada’s Elders in the Wake of a Pandemic
    • Location: Live via Zoom
    • Zoom Meeting ID: 938 7438 3101
  • June 10, 2021, 7pm: An Interview with Pat ArmstrongAuthor of A Place to Call Home: Long Term Care in Canada
    • Location: Live via Zoom
    • Zoom Meeting ID: 982 4506 7429
  • June 24, 2021, 7pm: Nicholas Christakis, Author of Apollo’s Arrow:  The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live
    • Location: Live via Zoom
    • Zoom Meeting ID: 962 6317 1206
  • July 15, 2021, 7pm: A Conversation with Chandrima Chakraborty, Department of English and Cultural Studies, McMaster University
    • Location: Live via Zoom
    • Zoom Meeting ID: 712 098 7507

 

 

 

 

 


Past Visiting Speakers and Speaker Series