The Toronto Anti-Greek Riot of 1918: War, Intolerance, and Identity – 2014

When:
November 19, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
2014-11-19T18:30:00-05:00
2014-11-19T20:00:00-05:00
Where:
Danforth/Coxwell Library
1675 Danforth Avenue
Toronto, ON M4C 1H6
Canada
Cost:
Free
Contact:
416-393-7783

“The August 1918 anti-Greek riot, led by returning war veterans, was one of the largest instances of violence in Toronto’s history. This presentation by Chris Grafos (York University) charts the lasting legacy and broader consequences of intolerance towards Canada’s immigrants. “

http://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/detail.jsp?Entt=RDMEVT170246&R=EVT170246

 

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