March 17, 2015 at 5:30pm–8pm [Eastern Time (US & Canada)]

CUAG (Carleton University Art Gallery)
1125 Colonel By Drive (St Patrick's Building)
Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6
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20 people are attending

and CITIZENS ACADEMY are partnering to host a We Are Cities Round Table in Ottawa.

As the Nation’s capital, Ottawa has a unique cultural position and plays a significant role in determining the direction Canada will take on many important issues regarding the environment and human rights. Located on traditional Algonquin territory, the city has an active First Nations, Inuit and Métis community as well as a growing immigrant community; a large Francophone population with the province of Quebec just minutes away adds another element to the cultural milieu. Called a city of bureaucrats, in reality Ottawa has a thriving arts community that includes not only National institutions but a vibrant independent arts scene.

All of the above makes for an interesting dynamic and fertile ground to create big shifts especially around what deep diversity looks like in an urban context.

We would love your contribution to the conversation on city/community building in Ottawa. Please join us!

For Directions to CUAG and visitor parking information click here

Leah Snyder, Artistic Director of Mixed Bag Mag ·