Academic Units


African Canadian Art History: The Vanguard 
*this project was created by Professor Charmaine A. Nelson and her valiant Undergraduate Students at McGill University in their fourth year undergraduate seminar
"Introduction to African Canadian Art History" (ARTH 411B Winter 2019)


Arts and Cultural Institutions

Arts, Culture, Film, Literature, and Media

Black Canadian Academia

Black Artists (Historical)


Black Artists (Contemporary) 


Community, Government, and Other Organizations and Resources





Beauty, Health and Wellness


Ideas & Innovations


 Archives, Libraries, and Research Collections


McGill University Archives

Montreal, Canada (April 4, 2007)
Ebony Roots: Bi-Centenary Symposium
Organizer: Prof. Charmaine Nelson
*planning, organizational, development and correspondence files
*video recording of panel
Panelists: Afua Cooper, Julie Crooks, Charmaine Nelson, and Barrington Walker

Montreal, Canada (February 4-5, 2005)
Ebony Roots, Northern Soil: Perspectives on Blackness in Canada
Organizer: Prof. Charmaine Nelson
*planning, organizational, development and correspondence files
*video recordings of five, 90 minute round table discussions

Panel 1: Visual Culture and Institutions: David Austin, Richard Fung, Melinda Mollineaux, Robert Holland Murray, Gaetane Verna
Panel 2: Popular Culture: Monika Kin Gagnon, Clifton Joseph, Malik Shaheed, David “Sudz” Sutherland,  Rinaldo Walcott
Panel 3: Racism and Institutions: Adelle Blackett, George Sefa Dei, David Divine, Maxwell Nelson, Anthony Stewart
Panel 4: Nation, Politics and Belonging: Gamal Abdel-Shehid, Cecil Foster, Awad Ibrahim, Camille Nelson, Jean Muteba Rahier
Panel 5: Cultural Production, Media and Representation: Ivan Berry, George Elliot Clark, Byron Pert, Dolores Sandoval, Mahalia Verna


News Media


Other Resources




Programs of Study


Related Academic Associations


Research Chairs


Teaching Tools: Charmaine Nelson


Teaching Tools: Other


Temporary Resources


Transatlantic Slavery (Canada)


Institute for the Study of Canadian Slavery - Newsletters

Institute for the Study of Canadian Slavery - Interviews

Transatlantic Slavery 


Transatlantic Slavery: Research Databases


Transatlantic Slavery and Universities