My Black Experience

Black like me, or black like you? The Agenda examines how modern media portrays the Canadian black experience.

Being Black in Canadian Culture

That's not me: Black playwrights, authors and academics come together on The Agenda to discuss how they feel film, television and literature portrays their culture. To what extent do black Canadians identify with the U.S. African American narrative?

Guests
Spoken Word Artist
Director, Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies, University of Toronto
Author, Half-Blood Blues
Literary Journalist and Author
Medical Director, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Agenda Insight: Austerity and the Average Canadian

As average Canadians struggle to make ends meet, austerity measures may fall on deaf ears. Agenda Insight Essayist Carla Lucchetta.