Although I have never had the privilege of taking a class with Dr. Elizabeth Vibert, I became interested in her work after seeing advertisements for the Colonial Legacies Field School, a program led by Dr. Vibert and carried out in South Africa. Researching further, it seemed to me that in light of the ‘on-the-ground,’ social-justice […]
The S+A Forum is an initiative of the Landscapes of Injustice Research Assistant Committee. We are undergraduate and graduate students from eight leading universities across Canada who specialize in history, law, public policy, critical geography, and cultural resource management.
During the 1940s, Canada enacted mass displacement and dispossession of people on racial grounds, a collective moral failure that remains only partially addressed. Landscapes of Injustice is a multidisciplinary research project dedicated to recovering and grappling with this difficult past.