Past Events

Transgener Parents – CBC Air Date!

Dec8th

The documentary “Transgender Parents” has a CBC air date: Monday December 8th from 8-9pm EST. This beautiful and moving film was inspired, in part, through research that Jake Pyne was […]

After the Asylum? Legacies of Community Mental Health

Nov6th

Join the Centre and our partners for three days of interactive, multi-media events and discussions about the ongoing legacy of deinstitutionalization. Linking the past to the present through presentations, art, […]

Bullying and Violence: What does race and gender have to do with it?

Oct28th

Come out to the annual Surrey Fire Fighters Charitable Society lecture on October 28. The guest speaker is Dr. Jo-Anne Lee, Associate Professor Women’s Studies at University of Victoria. “Bullying […]

Mad Activism Now! with Erick Fabris and Irit Shimrat

Oct26th

What: Gallery Gachet presents an interactive panel discussion with Erick Fabris and Irit Shimrat. When: Sunday, October 26, 2014 from 11.00am to 1.30pm. Where: Gallery Gachet, 88 West Cordova Street, […]

Celebrating United Nations Day 2014

Oct24th

The Unitarian Centre of Vancouver is hosting this event that explores the relevance of the UN’s Convention for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities to residents of BC. What: Presentations […]

Job posting: Project coordinator, Vancouver site

Jul23rd

The “Reducing stigma of mental illness among boys and men in Asian communities in Canada: An innovative intervention study” is looking for a full time Vancouver site coordinator. See the […]

Workshop on Violence and Abuse Against Women and Girls

Jun26th

Taller Sobre Violencia y Abuso en Contra de la Mujer Para Madres Solteras Latinoamericanas de Habla Hispana VSW is organizing a workshop on gendered violence in Spanish for Latinoamerican Women. […]

Challenging Drug Prohibition & the Regulation of Reproduction and Mothering

May17th

The Centre’s Susan Boyd is hosting a critical dialogue about the intersections of drug prohibition, women, addiction, and the regulation of reproduction and mothering with some of the leaders in […]

Institute for Intersectionality Research and Policy, Conference

Apr24th

The Centres’ collaborator and neighbour, the Institute for Intersectionality Research and Policy, is hosting an international intersectionality conference from April 24 – 26, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia at Simon […]

The Madness of History: Situating Marat Sade Bohnice in Time and Space

Mar5th

Audain Gallery at SFU is hosting this panel discussion featuring Marina Marrow, Jan Pfeiffer and Jerry Zaslove, moderated by Samir Gandesha this Wednesday, March 5th at 6:00pm. Considering the complex […]