Tuesday, February 11, 2020 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Ethnic segregation from a historical and policy perspective

Why do some ethnicities end up geographically segregated from other populations? This Urbanism Lab event explores the history and dynamics of ethnic segregation in the city, from ghettos to ethnic neighbourhoods.


Karen Flynn
Associate Professor
Department of Gender and Women’s Studies and Department of African-American Studies Program
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Sandeep Agrawal
Professor and Director, Associate Chair
Urban and Regional Planning Program
University of Alberta

Bochra Manaï
General Coordinator
Paroles d’excluEs (French-only website)

Louisa Veronis
Associate Professor
Geography, Environment and Geomatics
University of Ottawa

Leela Viswanathan
Principal and Founder, Viswali Consulting
Adjunct Associate Professor
Department of Geography and Planning
Queen’s University


Tuesday, February 11, 2020
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm


Urbanism Lab
40 Elgin Street, 2nd floor

If you cannot attend, or if the event is fully booked, you can watch the webcast live from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.

Events are bilingual. If you need simultaneous translation of the event, click on Interpretation audio below. This service is available only during the live webcast.