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‘Frontier City’ | Book Launch & Panel with Shawn Micallef

March 7, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Innis College, the Urban Studies Program and Innis One present a book launch and panel discussion on March 7th at Innis Town Hall featuring Shawn Micallef’s new book

Frontier City: Toronto on the Verge of Greatness.

In the book, Micallef shares stories and insights about our city by taking us through some of the vast wards that comprise Toronto. Through a series of walks with candidates running in the 2014 municipal election, Micallef articulates how the city is knitted together by people and politics. Micallef paints a picture of a city facing serious social, environmental and economic challenges – yet also poised to create an even more promising future.

The event will feature a presentation by Shawn Micallef followed by a panel discussion with: Alejandra Bravo (2014 Ward 17 Candidate), Keegan Henry-Mathieu (2014 Ward 7 Candidate), Jennifer Pagliaro (Toronto Star), and Shauna Brail (Urban Studies Program). A book signing and reception will follow.

  • Tuesday, March 7 | 6:30 – 8:00 pm
  • Innis Town Hall | 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto
  • FREE | Online registration required (Online registration is now closed. A rush line will be made available offering those interested the chance to attend.)
  • For more information please contact or 416-978-2510

We hope to see you there!


March 7, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Innis Town Hall


Urban Studies Program, Innis College
Office of Advancement, Innis College
Innis One Program