Have you ever heard of the Congress of Black Women of Canada? Did you know that these women were particularly active in the 1970s?
Join Samia Dumais (Université du Québec à Montréal) as she talks about the Congress of Black Women of Canada. She does not just describe the archives: Samia explains how they can help renew knowledge of several historiographical fields, like the history of second wave feminism and Black Power.
Helpful LinksMore information here:
Contextualizing the Sir George Williams Protest – Graphic History Collective
Christine Chevalier-Caron (2019) Biographie de Maisie Dickison-Dash (French)
Amanda Ricci (2017). « Un féminisme inclusif ? La Fédération des femmes du Québec et les femmes immigrantes ou racisées, 1966-1992 ». Bulletin d’histoire politique, 25(3), 102-123 (French)