The Pan African Collaboration for Excellence Celebrates Black History Month, February 2021. In collaboration with Harriet Tubman Centre and Centre for Feminist Research, York University.

Snapshots of Blackness

A daily feature of voices from Black communities across Canada

A message from Dr. Philomina Okeke-Ihejirika


The Harriet Tubman Institute event schedule (PDF)
The Africa Centre

  • February 1
    • Celebrating BHM in 2021: Looking back, Moving forward
      • Speakers:
        • Rosemary Sadlier Oont, Author and past president, Ontario Black History Society
        • Winston LaRose, Executive Director, Jane and Finch Concerned Citizens’ Organization
        • Prof. Andrea Davis, Special Advisor, LA&PS Ant-Black Racism Strategy, York University
      • Looking Back, Moving Forward Poster (pdf)
  • February 17
    • 6-Member Panel of Black Scholars: Interrogating Blackness
    • TIME: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM MST 
    • Event Poster (PDF)
      Interrogating Blackness
  • February 24
    • 6-Member Panel of 2nd Generation Black Youth: Experiencing Blackness
    • TIME: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM MST