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    Canadian Political Science Association
    2019 Annual Conference Programme

    ALL SIDES OF THINGS:
    SPEAKING TRUTH TO PEOPLE

    Hosted at the University of British Columbia
    Tuesday, June 4 to Thursday, June 6, 2019
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    Presidential Address:
    François Rocher, CPSA President

    Life and Death of an Issue:
    Canadian Political Science and
    Quebec Politics

    Location: CIRS 1250
    Tuesday, June 4, 2019 | 05:00pm to 06:00pm
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    Keynote: UBCIC Grand
    Chief Stewart Phillip

    Asserting Indigenous
    Title and Rights in 2019

    Location: TBD
    June 04, 2019 | 10:30am to 12:00pm
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    Keynote Speaker: Wendy Brown
    Max Weber's Provocations,
    Our Predicaments:
    The Politics of
    Knowledge and Power

    Location: TBD
    Wednesday, June 5, 2019 | 02:00pm to 03:30pm
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    Keynote Speaker: Roland Paris
    Canada Alone?
    Surviving in a Meaner World

    Location: TBD
    Thursday, June 6, 2019 | 10:30am to 12:00pm

Special Events



R01 - Roundtable: The Problematic of Reconciliation

Date: Jun 4 | Time: 08:45am to 10:15am | Location:

Chair/Président/Présidente : Veldon Coburn (Carleton)

Participants
Matt James (Victoria)
David Macdonald (Guelph)
Sheryl Lightfoot (UBC, Senior Advisor to the President on Indigenous Affairs, Canada Research Chair in Global Indigenous Rights and Politics)
Jean Teillet (PAPE SALTER TEILLET LLP – Vancouver; private scholar)
Gordon Christie (UBC, Allard School of Law)

Reconciliation became a prominent political theme following the release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s report on Canada’s residential school policy for Indigenous students. The objective of reconciliation has generally been taken to heal wounds, change behaviours, and create the conditions for good relationships. Participants in this Roundtable will take up a number of themes relating to problematic of reconciliation in the political and economic conditions in which we live.



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