Postponed: Prof examines impact of Charter on Canadian society

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This event has been postponed.

What is the impact of the Charter on Canadian society? Come to the next Canada Speaks Lecture Series to find out.

University Professor Emeritus Ian Greene of York’s School of Public Policy & Administration will discuss the question Thursday, March 5, from 12:30 to 1:30pm, in the Senior Common Room, 010 Vanier College, Keele campus. Everyone is welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be served.

Cover of book The Charter of Rights and FreedomsGreene has written several scholarly publications on Canadian law and the Charter, including his book, The Charter of Rights and Freedoms: 30+ Years of Decisions that Shape Canadian Life (Lorimer, 2014). His presentation will include an analysis of Section 35 of the Constitution Act, 1982, regarding Aboriginal rights and its recent development.

The Canada Speaks Lecture Series is presented by the Canadian Studies program in the Department of Humanities, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies.

For more information, visit the Canadian Studies program website.