The 1919 General Strike united citizens, shut down a city and revolutionized workers' rights across a nation. In this special PechaKucha Night — held in partnership with The Winnipeg Foundation — hear artists, writers and filmmakers present tributes to the event that changed Canadian history forever.
? SPEAKERS ?
? Rick Chafe, Playwright and Screenwriter
? Noam Gonick, Filmmaker/Artist
? Donna Janke, Travel Writer
? Sabrina Janke, Tour Program Manager, Exchange District Biz
? Emily Leedham, Organizer, Fight for $15 & Fairness Manitoba
? Molly McCracken, Daughter of the late Melinda McCracken
? Anya Moodie-Foster, Learning and Engagement Supervisor, Manitoba Museum
? James Naylor, Professor and Author
? Harriet Zaidman, Author
? Richard Zaric, Author
The official PechaKucha Night Winnipeg 20x20 on 1919 hashtag is #20x20on1919.
For more information on the Winnipeg Foundation, visit www.wpgfdn.org
And for more information and to see past talks, check out our website at: www.pechakucha.org/cities/winnipeg