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Author event - “Remembering For Peace: Canada’s Great War Centenary” with Jamie Swift

  • November 5th, 2014, 6:30pm–7:30pm
  • Bloor/Gladstone Branch, Toronto Public Library, 1101 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON, Canada (map)

Canada’s famous war memorial at Vimy Ridge features the statue “Breaking of the Sword.” How has this dramatic message of peace been eclipsed by a glorious, birth-of-a-nation war story? How can we commemorate the tragedy of World War I by emphasizing peace? With Jamie Swift, journalist and co-author of Warrior Nation: Rebranding Canada in an Age of Anxiety.

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