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Rebecca Solnit, moderated by Anne Michaels

Rebecca Solnit, moderated by Anne Michaels
401 Richmond Street West, Suite 124
Time: Feb 19th, 7:30 pm End: Feb 19th, 9:30 pm
Interest Categories: Women & Gender Studies (FAS), Visual Studies (UTM), Urban, Political Science, History (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), Geography & Planning (FAS), Environment, English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Critical Theory, Comparative Literature (FAS), Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), Art (FAS), Architecture, Landscape, Design
Rebecca Solnit discusses her publications

The Centre for the Study of the United States, Munk School of Global Affaris, is pleased to present

Rebecca Solnit

Moderated by Anne Michaels

Co-organized by the Centre for the Study of the United States at the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto and Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art; co-sponsored by Spacing magazine.

Rebecca Solnit, the award-winning writer, historian, and activist, speaks about her wide-ranging publications on art, politics, and community, including her brilliantly reinvented atlases of the cities of San Francisco, New Orleans, and, soon, New York. Solnit is the author of fifteen books about environment, landscape, community, art, politics, the power of stories, and hope, most recently, Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas.

The talk will be moderated by award-winning Canadian poet and novelist, Anne Michaels.

This event is part of the Urban Field Speakers Series, presented by Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art. For additional information on this lecture or the series, and to purchase series passes, please contact Prefix at: info@prefix.ca, or call 416-591-0357.

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