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Photo: (from left to right) Will Prosper,  Cassandra Exumé and Carla Beauvais

In Conversations: Montréal and its Forgotten Stories

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  • PHI Centre

The In Conversations series brings together curators, artists, scholars, and audiences to critically dive into our broader contemporary cultural condition.

Rooted in the exhibitions and practices presented at the PHI Centre in Montreal, these conversations explore the art and artists whose voices are probing each of our individual roles in our collective social context. 

Discover the conversations accompanying the PHI Centre's exhibitions.

Listen to Montréal and its Forgotten Stories

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Photo: Adil Boukind

About the episode

This discussion, in conjunction with the experience Colored: The Unknown Life of Claudette Colvin, presented from February 7 to April 28, 2024, at the PHI Centre, looks at the untold stories of fellow Montrealers through the prism of their belonging to the Black community. This panel sheds light on the stories of modern-day heroes and heroines, who play a key role in creating a more fair and egalitarian society through human rights, grassroots innovation and social justice.

Will Prosper

Cassandra Exumé
Carla Beauvais

This discussion is available wherever you listen to podcasts:
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Land Acknowledgement

We would like to acknowledge that PHI (the Foundation and the Centre) is located on unceded Indigenous lands. The Kanien’kehà:ka Nation is recognized as the custodian of the lands and waters on which we gather today. Tiohtià:ke/Montreal is historically known as a gathering place for many First Nations. Today, it is home to a diverse population of Indigenous and other peoples. We respect the continued connections with the past, present and future in our ongoing relationships with Indigenous and other peoples within the Montréal community.

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