The Jackman Humanities Institute is excited to announce that Dionne Brand—our 2020-21 Distinguished Visiting Fellow—will be participating in a series of online events during the first week of March 2021 including a free public lecture on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 titled “A Short Entry on Time—Capitalism, Time, Blackness and Writing”. This lecture is free to attend but registration is required.
Dionne Brand is a renowned poet, novelist, and essayist. Her writing is notable for the beauty of its language, and for its intense political engagement. Her work includes nine volumes of poetry, five books of fiction and two non-fiction works.