1920s Torontonians struggled to make meaning of the First World War. Today we still struggle to find meaning in conflicts past and present.
Join Ian McKay, co-author with (Jamie Swift) of Warrior Nation: Rebranding Canada in an Age of Anxiety and Jonathan Vance, author of Death So Noble: Memory, Meaning, and the First World War in discussion. Part of “Spadina Museum Conversations - Myth Making: Zombies, War and the Art of Advertising”, a series of salon-style talks. Join in this series of participatory talks on topics that highlight how perspectives on movie monsters, pitching products and war have evolved from the 1920s to today.
Tickets are $8 ($5 for students).