Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street
VLAFF: Vancouver Latin American Film Festival
SFUW welcomes the Vancouver Latin American Film Festival back to SFU for a sixth year! Since 2003, VLAFF has provided audiences with the unique opportunity to watch inspiring films and interact with guest filmmakers from across Latin America and the diaspora. learn more →
Libby Davies: Reflections on a Life in Politics
Libby Davies has a long and storied history working in East Vancouver politics and community organizing. She became involved in every community issue; from protecting community services to developing affordable housing, fighting for parks and working for the elimination of poverty. Libby will be in conversation with Am Johal and Jackie Wong, as they talk about her political and community organizing work over forty years in East Vancouver. learn more →
Matt Hern: "What A City is For"
This event will launch Matt Hern’s new book "What a City is For: Remaking the Politics of Displacement" (MIT Press, 2016). Using the case of racialized displacement in Portland, Oregon, Hern questions the notions of development, private property, and ownership. How can we reimagine the city as a post-ownership, post-sovereign space? This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required. learn more →
SFU Woodward’s Cultural Programs vision is to enable and promote creativity and leading edge practices in the contemporary arts, supported by arts discourse. It supports professional arts activities through cultural partnerships, residencies, festivals, and presentations. SFUW engages with the greater public by offering exceptional cultural experiences at Goldcorp Centre for the Arts. Read more here...
SFU acknowledges the Coast Salish people - the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh, on whose traditional territories we are privileged to live, work and play.