Judy Rebick is a well-known social justice activist, writer, educator, and speaker. Her latest books are Heroes in My Head, Occupy This! and Transforming Power: From the Personal to the Political. She was the founding publisher of rabble.ca and she is a frequent commentator on CBC radio and television. Rebick lives in Toronto.
Writing has always been a political act, but now more than ever writers have the potential to play a strong role in advocacy, activism, and social justice. This panel will explore the necessity and efficacy of activating a political view and exploring current societal issues through narrative. Moderated by Judy Rebick.