The Walrus Talks Storytelling

Exploring the narratives that help us connect and understand our world


Exploring the narratives that help us connect and understand our world.

Featuring:
  • Opening remarks by Alan Shepard, president and vice-chancellor of Western University
  • Casey Plett, author and editor
  • Courtney Gilmour, comedian
  • Jesse Thistle, author and scholar
  • Alan Shepard, president and vice-chancellor of Western University
  • Eternity Martis, award-winning journalist and editor
  • Emma Donoghue, award-winning author, screenwriter, and playwright
  • Susan Coyne, screenwriter, actor, author, and playwright
  • Closing remarks by Jerika Caduhada, president, Arts and Humanities Student Council, Western University

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