Prepare to be moved and inspired by the life of an incredible woman who broke barriers and fought tirelessly for social justice. The Honourable Dr. Jean Augustine is a Canadian icon whose legacy has made a lasting impact on society. In the highly anticipated documentary film “Steadfast – The Messenger and the Message” directed by Fahim Hamid Ali, you will witness the unwavering determination of a trailblazing federal level politician, social activist, and educator.

Through captivating enactments and firsthand accounts, the film captures Dr. Augustine’s journey from her humble beginnings in Grenada, West Indies, to her numerous achievements and accolades after immigrating to Canada in 1960. Her life is a testament to the power of perseverance, courage, and the unwavering commitment to fighting for the rights of women, African-Canadians, and the socially disadvantaged.

Join us in screening and discussing "Steadfast - The Messenger and the Message" alongside the Hon. Dr. Jean Augustine and the people that made this film possible!

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  • Date: Mon, Nov 27, 2023
  • Time & Duration: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm (EST) (3h)
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  • Venue:
    Hart House
    7 Hart House Cir,
    Toronto, ON M5S 3H3
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  • Room: Music Room (2006)
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