Big Thinking

Big Thinking

The Big Thinking series is held throughout Congress and brings together leading scholars and public figures who present forward-thinking research, ideas and solutions to the critical questions and issues of our time. The series is free and open to all Congress registered attendees and the general public. Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.

The 2020 Big Thinking series will explore this year’s theme, Bridging Divides: Confronting Colonialism and Anti-Black Racism, from a variety of perspectives. It is organized by the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences and Western University, with the generous support of series sponsors.

The schedule for Big Thinking at Congress 2020 is as follows:

May 31 12:15 – 13:15
June 1 12:15 – 13:15
June 2 17:30 – 18:30
June 4 12:15 – 13:15


Sheila Watt-Cloutier

June 4 - 12:15 to 13:15

Environmental, Cultural, and Human Rights Advocate
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Big Thinking series sponsors: