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Public Record - 40 Years of Official Languages in Canada – September 9 (Part 3 of 6)


The Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages hosts a symposium entitled “40 Years of Official Languages in Canada: Our History and the Path Ahead,” Ottawa, Ont., September 9–10, 2009.

This September 9th session, entitled “Bilingualism and the Political Future of Canada: Forces and Faultlines,” features Bernard Shapiro (former principal and vice-chancellor, McGill University), Ayman Al-Yassini (Canadian Race Relations Foundation), Diane Gérin-Lajoie (University of Toronto), and Jean-Benoît Nadeau (author). After speaking, panellists take questions from symposium attendees.


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