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Broken Promises Museum Exhibit Launch

Broken Promises Museum Exhibit Launch

Grounded in research from Landscapes of Injustice – a 7 year multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional, community engaged project, this exhibit explores the dispossession of Japanese Canadians in the 1940s. It illuminates the loss of home and the struggle for justice of...

Landscapes of Injustice Book now available!

Landscapes of Injustice Book now available!

A major reinterpretation of the internment of Japanese Canadians. In 1942, the Canadian government forced more than 21,000 Japanese Canadians from their homes in British Columbia. They were told to bring only one suitcase each and officials vowed to protect the rest....

Landscapes of Injustice Summer 2020 Newsletter

Landscapes of Injustice Summer 2020 Newsletter

Click to read entire newsletter Message from the Project Director-Dr. Jordan Stanger-Ross I was taken aback by when Vivian told me about her experience of COVID-19 related racism. I’d previously read the findings of an Angus Reid Institute survey, in which Chinese...

Landscapes of Injustice Spring 2020 Newsletter

Click to read the entire newsletter Landscapes of Injustice Spring 2020 Newsletter Message from the Project Director Jordan Stanger-Ross I think I may have learned something new about the history of racism the other day in a neighbourhood store. Sometime near the...

Coquitlam Heritage at Mackin House – LOI presentation

Coquitlam Heritage at Mackin House – LOI presentation

Coquitlam Heritage at Mackin House 1116 Brunette Ave | Coquitlam BC | V3K 1G2 604-516-6151 www.coquitlamheritage.ca Landscapes of Injustice presentation 1:00-1:15 pm                     Jordan: Opening remarks, overview, update 1:20 pm-1:30 pm              Kaitlin:...

Landscapes of Injustice Spring 2019 Newsletter

To read the newsletter, click this link Landscapes of Injustice Spring 2019 Newsletter Message from the Project Director, Dr. Jordan Stanger-Ross A New Perspective on the Internment Era Four years of Landscapes of Injustice research culminated this April at the Spring...

Landscapes of Injustice Winter 2019 Newsletter

To read the newsletter, click this link Landscapes of Injustice Winter Spring 2019 Newsletter Message from the Project Director, Dr. Jordan Stanger-Ross It was my great pleasure this month to submit to McGill University Press a weighty book manuscript: the summative...

Interview with Laura de la Salle

Interview with Laura de la Salle

I got the chance to interview Laura de la Salle, a teacher at Sherwood Park School in North Vancouver, who recently used the Landscapes of Injustice teaching resource pilot in her classroom with partner Sarah McCurdy. She shared with us their finalized module and how...