Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Transatlantic Black Diasporic Art & Community Engagement and Founding Director of NSCAD’s Institute for the Study of Canadian Slavery Dr. Charmaine Nelson regularly delivers media interviews and presentations examining the history of slavery in Canada.
CBC Radio One (August 1, 2021, 9 a.m. ADT) – Emancipation Day and the Institute
The Coast (July 29, 2021) – What Canada’s First Emancipation Day Means
CBC Mainstreet (July 20, 2021) – What Black people in the British Empire endured when slavery was legal
CBC Mainstreet (July 13, 2021) – Nova Scotians profited from slavery but we haven’t ‘reckoned with and rectified’ this history
CBC Mainstreet (July 6,2021) – Nova Scotia’s slave history largely erased because it didn’t fit stereotypes seen in film
What former enslaved people celebrated in 1834 with slavery’s demise in the British Empire presented by NS Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage – August 10, 2021, at 6 p.m. ADT
A Hidden History: Slavery in Canada – May 14, 2021