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Saturday, June 17 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Pocket Histories: Zine-making to Share Community Stories

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What (hi)stories are erased by mainstream historical narratives, and how does this impact the ways we understand our identity? We will explore DIY publishing to allow families and communities to resist erasure. Participants will create ‘pocket zines’ sharing family, community, and cultural stories and will be able to upload their zine onto “Pocket Histories,” a digital archival space.

Presenters
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Jody Chan

The Leap
Jody Chan is the Canada Organizing Associate for The Leap. She is a writer and community organizer based in Toronto, Canada. Her writing explores themes of diaspora, mental illness, and family histories, and can be found in Ricepaper Magazine and the Diasporasian Mythologies digi... Read More →
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Lorraine Chuen

Intersectional Analyst
Lorraine Chuen is a storyteller, designer, and organizer based out of Toronto, Canada. She is interested in the ways we can make information more accessible to broader audiences. She explores issues around racial representation and critical analyses of media coverage on her data... Read More →
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Marsha Louise McLeod

The Built Environment
Marsha McLeod is a white queer writer, media producer, and anti-violence activist based in Toronto. Marsha has worked on a variety of community-based media projects, including HERE, a feminist anthology of letters, and The Built Environment, a podcast about systemic violence in C... Read More →


Saturday June 17, 2017 2:00pm - 3:30pm
McGregor: Room B/C