When Mayann Francis was named Nova Scotia's first Black lieutenant-governor, she wondered if the community would accept her. Francis was born just three months after businesswoman Viola Desmond was arrested for sitting in a whites-only section of a movie theatre in New Glasgow. Had enough changed? Join Mayann Francis as she sits down for a conversation with CBC Radio's Portia Clark.
Following is a list of upcoming events—including readings, writing workshops, and seminars—organized by the Nova Scotia writing community.
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Delmore “Buddy” Daye Learning Institute 5450 Cornwallis Street, Halifax
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 4:30pm