Congress 2017 in the news - May 31

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Print coverage

The forgotten nudes of Canada (National Post)
Date: May 31, 2017
Thousands of academics have gathered in Toronto this week for the annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, presenting papers on everything from whether poutine is a form of cultural appropriation to the ampersand as a symbol of gentrification. 


Also appears in the following outlets: 

  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix
  • Vancouver Sun
  • Calgary Herald
  • Ottawa Citizen
  • Edmonton Journal
  • Windsor Star
  • Montreal Gazette
  • Regina Leader-Post

Online coverage

Canada's forgotten nudes: Prudishness wasn't only reason genre was lost in Group of Seven's shadow (National Post (Online))
Date: May 31, 2017
Story on a paper presented to the Congress of Humanities and Social Sciences on Wednesday at Ryerson University. *Also ran in the print edition of multiple newspapers.

City and colour (Ryerson University (Online))
Date: May 30, 2017
You are now in the main content area City hall is lit up in Ryerson's colours in recognition of the university hosting Congress 2017 May 30, 2017 Photo: Toronto city hall is lit up in blue and gold in honour of Ryerson hosting this year's... 

​Broadcast coverage

CityNewsTonight (Citytv Toronto (CITY-TV))
Date: May 30, 2017
Airtime: 23:03
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CityNewsTonight (Citytv Toronto (CITY-TV))
Date: May 30, 2017
Airtime: 23:07
down and speak with them. meanwhile the landlord tenant board hearing is set for next wednesday. that's when the rent increase at the first of five buildings in parkdale could be approved. 


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