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December 7, 2016
Canadian Excellence



North American Studies Program

Karolyn Smardz Frost to Speak at Laurier

6th Annual Laurier Lecture in Canadian Studies

Jan 14/09

First Winter Term Lecture in the North American Studies Interdisciplinary Lecture Series

Author Karolyn Smardz Frost, recipient of the Governor Generalís Award for non-fiction for her book Iíve Got a Home in Glory Land: A Lost Tale of The Underground Railroad, will speak about her book on Tuesday January 20th, at 6:00 pm, at Wilfrid Laurier Univesity in the Science Building, N1001. This is a free event, though seating will be on a first come, first seated basis. Light refreshments will be provided following the talk, and copies of the book will be available for sale.

The Science Building is located on the northwest corner of King and Bricker. Parking is available either on adjacent streets or in 'Pay and Display' visitor parking lots, accessible via the main entrance to the university, from University Avenue.

The lecture series is coordinated by the North American Studies Program and presented with the generous co-operation and support of the departments of Archaeology and Classical Studies, Anthropology, English and Film Studies, Geography, Global Studies, History, Political Science, Religion and Culture, Sociology, Womenís Studies; the Office of the Dean of the Faculty of Arts; Public Affairs, WLU Alumni Association; and the Laurier Lecture and Academic Events Fund.

Please contact Dr. Kevin Spooner at or (519) 884-0710 ext. 2165 for further information.

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