It’s Complicated: A Discussion Series

Whether it’s your biological family or family of choice, things aren’t always easy or straightforward. This participatory discussion series tackles perspectives and definitions, upending assumptions to help us better understand ourselves and our family roles. An intriguing mix of facilitators will get the conversation started, but where it goes from there is up to you.

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Kim Gough
Learning Program Developer

Upcoming It's Complicated Events

October 18, 2018 - 5:15 pm to 7:00 pm
Free, all are welcome

By the 1990’s, ethical concerns regarding the care, display and return of human remains in museum collections had grown. As a result, a new way of thinking emerged within museum cultures - changing protocols and increasing moves to repatriate...

November 14, 2018 - 5:15 pm to 7:00 pm
Free, all are welcome

‘Unceded’ is a term commonly used to describe stolen Indigenous land, an important word and concept in any colonized cultural landscape. Colonial treatries may or may not have been agreed to willingly, but they shape our lives, our lands and our...

February 15, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Free, all are welcome

We often see the role of museums and classrooms in society as presenting an unbiased engagement with history- spaces used as a mechanism for developing dominant narratives through a presumed neutrality. But what happens when we embrace the messiness...

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