20x20 on 1919

The Winnipeg Foundation

10 Tributes to the Strike that Changed History

The 1919 General Strike united citizens, shut down a city and evolutionized workers’ rights across a nation. Hear artists, writers and filmmakers present tributes to the event that changed Canadian history forever – PechaKucha style!

When & Where | May 2, 2019 | Millennium Centre, 389 Main Street | Doors 6:30pm & Show @ 7pm

Admission is pay-what-you-can; suggested donation is $10.

Presented by
Presented by The Winnipeg Foundation, Graphic Disigners of Canada - Manitoba, Winnipeg General Strike 100th Anniversary Committee


Presenters:

  • Rick Chafe - Playwright and Screenwriter
  • Noam Gonick - Filmmaker/Artist
  • Donna Janke - Travel Blogger
  • 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

20x20 on 1919

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