Lecture Podcasts

Did you attend a recent lecture and would like to share what you learned? Perhaps you missed a previous lecture or would like to listen to a particular lecture again. The UBC – Laurier Institution Multiculturalism Lectures are available as digital podcasts. Simply select a lecture from our archive below and press “play” for immediate listening or download the podcast as a digital file. If you encounter any difficulties accessing a podcast, please contact us

2013 Vancouver Human Rights Lecture – Human Rights and Today’s Aboriginal Children and Youth
Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond

2012 Vancouver Human Rights Lecture – Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission and Aboriginal Rights
Mr. Bob Watts

2011 Multiculturalism – Is the Hijab a Symbol of Religious Expression
Farzana Hassan

2011 Vancouver Human Rights Lecture – Cute Cats and The Arab Spring
Ethan Zuckerman

2010 Multiculturalism – Navigating Multicultural Realities
Wayson Choy

2010 Vancouver Human Rights Lecture – How the West Can Support Human Rights in Other Parts of The World
Sima Samar

2009 Multiculturalism – The Missing Conversation
John Ralston Saul

2008 Multiculturalism – The Three Lives of Multiculturalism
Dr. Will Kymlicka

2007 Multiculturalism – Does It Actually Exist
Karim H. Karim

2006 Multiculturalism – Is Multiculturalism the Solution or the Problem
Dr. Leonie Sandercock

2005 Multiculturalism – Dealing with Past Injustices
Dr. Roy Miki

2004 Multiculturalism – Journey of a Hyphenated Girl
Mina Shum