OCAD University has appointed Dr. Elizabeth (Dori) Tunstall as Dean of the Faculty of Design, effective August 29, 2016. Reporting to the Vice-President, Academic & Provost, Tunstall will be responsible for the educational and research leadership, development and supervision of the Faculty of Design.
Let’s face it—finding a hairstylist who specializes in black hair—or who isn’t afraid of it—can be very difficult. I’ll never forget the time I went to House of Lords in downtown Toronto to get my hair done. I heard raving reviews about the place. All sorts of celebrities had been there and it had been in business since the beginning of time.
40 of Canada’s top Black female filmmakers and media artists have united to form the Black Women Film! Leadership Program. The first of its kind program is now underway at the Tiff Bell Lightbox and Nia Centre for the Arts (May 21 - 31).
Brothas from the 6 is a group made up of black males born and raised in Toronto who aim to provide young men with positive images. Founder Jeff Martin teamed up with Kevin Johnson, David Wright, Haave Wright, Lorenzo Charlicombe, and Nicholas Barham.
There is one thing that inevitably happens in the presence of our unofficial teachers, the ones we may never meet but who have shaped us in some way.
As a Black man, I find that the older I get the more of a disconnect I feel between who I am and where I am from.
We are all aware of Black Canadian titans such as Jean Augustine, Lincoln Alexander and Alvin Curling.
Playwright, Producer Motivational Speaker and Entrepreneur Trey Anthony has added another title to her already accomplished resume.