The Central Okanagan Refugee Committee is currently sponsoring families from Syrian, Yemen, and Burundi. Proceeds from this event will provide financial assistance for the resettlement of these families.
In 2015, Lawrence Hill spoke to a sold-out crowd in Kelowna on his recently released book, The Illegal. Hill returns, offering further reflections on the treatment of migrants and other forms of marginalization.
In addition to his personal reflection, Hill will be reading his own work and participating in an audience-led Q&A session