Canada as Safe Haven? The Migration of War Resisters from the United States
May 4th Evening Key Notes Speaker & Panel
Followed by 1-Day Conference (registration link below)
Co-hosted by the Balsillie School of International Affairs and the International Migration Research Centre.
On Friday, May 4th at 7:00pm, Dr. John Hagan, Professor of Sociology and Law at Northwestern University, Vietnam war resister, and renowned author of Northern Passage: American Vietnam War Resisters in Canada, will deliver a lecture titled “How Americans Have Remembered to Forget: Canada, Collective Memory and America’s Forever Wars.” The lecture will be followed a screening of a documentary film-in-progress: “Canada as safe haven?” and a live panel discussion with filmmaker Lisa Molomot, war resisters featured in the film, activists, and Dr. Hagan.