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Learning politics at the corner store

Posted by SOSA web team on June 29, 2017 in News

Dr. Afua Cooper, the James Robinson Johnston Chair in Black Canadian Studies and Associate Professor in SOSA, was interviewed for CBC Radio's The Doc Project. In the warm and personal 7-minute episode, she talks about her childhood in Jamaica, where her political consciousness was raised at her uncle's corner store, and speaks one of her poems.