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