The GLAMorous side of Cultural Diplomacy

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Type:
Discussion
Language:
English and French. Simultaneous translation will be offered throughout the event.
Date:
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Time:
From 1:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Details:

Library and Archives Canada, in collaboration with Global Affairs Canada, will present an international panel discussion on cultural diplomacy on March 12, 2019, in Ottawa.

The purpose of this event is to learn about different perspectives on cultural diplomacy, and to highlight how members of the gallery, library, archives and museum (GLAM) communities can play a role in building lasting links between nations.

Participants will include representatives from embassies, international cultural and heritage organizations, national GLAMs (Canada Science and Technology Museum, Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Canadian Museum of History, Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, Canadian Museum of Nature, and National Gallery of Canada), Ms. Christine St-Pierre, former minister of culture and minister of international relations of Quebec, and keynote speaker Senator Patricia Bovey (Manitoba).

Download the event agenda [PDF, 684 KB]

Download the speakers' biographies [PDF, 257 KB]

This seminar will also be webcast. Please note that the following webcast link will only be activated on the day of the event.

Listen to the webcast

For more information about this event, send an email to bac.invitation.lac@canada.ca.

Admission:
Free
Location:
Library and Archives Canada
Address:
395 Wellington Street
City:
Ottawa, Ontario
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