Ottawa's Festival of Ideas Since 1997
Let children read whatever they want and then talk about it with them. If parents and kids can talk together, we won't have as much censorship because we won't have as much fear.
—Judy Blume

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To reserve your tickets, choose the events below you would like to attend, fill out the details below, then click Get Tickets at the bottom of the page.

 

With your registration a name tag will be provided at our welcome table.

 

Wednesday Nov 20, 2019

Opening of the Republic of Childhood Youth Forum
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Write On! Chapbook Showcase
Featuring the work of students from Connaught Public School
1:00pm • Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre • 355 Cooper, at O’Connor • more info
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New Ways of Teaching and Learning
With Cindy Blackstock, Kathleen Gallagher and Cornelia Remi
7:00pm • Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre • 355 Cooper, at O’Connor • more info
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Thursday Nov 21, 2019

Write On! Chapbook Showcase and Breakout Sessions
Featuring the work of grade 7 students from Fisher Park PS/Summit Alternative
9:30am • Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre • 355 Cooper, at O’Connor • more info
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Thursday Lunchtime Talk
With Dr. Xuan Thuy Nguyen
12:00pm • Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre • 355 Cooper, at O’Connor • more info
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Write On! Chapbook Showcase
Featuring the work of grade 8 Kitigan Zibi Kikinamadinan grade 8 and grade 7/8 Fisher Park Summit Alternative School
12:45pm • Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre • 355 Cooper, at O’Connor • more info
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Creativity and Decolonization: Whose stories are we telling?
Panel discussion with Wendy Luttrell, Rubén Gaztambide-Fernández, and Jacqueline Kennelly
7:00pm • Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre • 355 Cooper, at O’Connor • more info
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Friday Nov 22, 2019

Write On! Chapbook Showcase and Breakout Sessions
Featuring the work of students from Hillcrest High School
9:30am • Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre • 355 Cooper, at O’Connor • more info
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Friday Lunchtime Talk
with Dr. Julia Sinclair-Palm
12:00pm • Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre • 355 Cooper St. • more info
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Write On! Chapbook Showcase and Breakout Sessions
Featuring work of Woodroffe HS students and youth with lived experience of homelessness
1:00pm • Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre • 355 Cooper St. • more info
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Making the Margins Visible and Accessible
Panel discussion with Dr. Maya Shetreat, Fikile Nxumalo and Claudia Mitchell
7:00pm • Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre • 355 Cooper, at O’Connor • more info
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