Book Launch: Viola Desmond’s Canada

Join Dr. Graham Reynolds, Viola Desmond Chair in Social Justice, & special guest Wanda Robson for the launch of

Viola Desmond’s Canada: A History of Blacks and Racial Segregation in the Promised Land
Written by Dr. Graham Reynolds

Monday, February 29, 2016
4-6 p.m.
Beaton Institute
All are welcome.

“An impressive book that tackles much more than the experience of Viola Desmond. Reynolds’ work is a wide-ranging discussion of the broad themes of slavery, race, segregation and historical memory.

              — Harvey Amani Whitfield, University of Vermont