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Please feel free to share your experiences and stories, information about upcoming events, thoughts on anything you see here, or other relevant resources – on topics relating to aging and/or activism. This space will be gently moderated to avoid any of us having to deal with trolls, goblins, mischievous elves, or anyone posting things that are sexist, ageist, racist, classist, misogynist, homophobic, ableist, or cissexist. 

May 31, 2019

On Friday May 31st, Melissa will be presenting a paper they wrote with May at the Canadian Association of Geographers Annual Conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The paper is titled "Relational ethics and/as refusal: Exploring refusal, consent, and care in activist storyt...

May 31, 2019

Melissa will be presenting a paper titled Relational ethics and/as refusal: Exploring refusal, consent, and care in activist storytelling research at the Canadian Association of Geographers Annual Conference n Winnipeg, on Treaty 1 land, the traditional terri...

May 30, 2019

On May 30, May will be presenting a paper, titled "Unsettling Aging Futures," at TrentAging 2019. May's paper will be part of a panel on "Queering Aging Futures."

May 29, 2019

Aging Activisms will be hosting the opening plenary for the Trent Aging 2019 conference at Trent University. Our opening is just one part of a jam-packed conference. Read on to find out more!

May 23, 2019

Peterborough’s own Lynn Gehl (Algonquin Anishinaabe-kwe) is the creator of the “6(1)a All the Way!” slogan which made its way into the Canadian Senate,

May 21, 2019

Join us for the first of our spring Intersections talks: 

MON, MAY 21st | 12:00pm 
Dr. Shuchi Karim 

 'Riding on the Waves of Progressive Political Environment': The Complex World of Gender, LGBT Movement and Development in Bangladesh

The Gathering Space, Gzowski College,...

May 20, 2019

This spring we are having a dynamic series of Intersections Feminist Seminar Series talks! Join us for brilliant ideas, good conversation, and a delicious meal (provided by Black Honey). These events are free and open to anyone – please circulate! Please rsvp to meliss...

May 16, 2019

On May 16-17, May will be attending B/OLD: Aging In Your City, an event hosted by Ageing + Communication + Technologies in Montreal, QC. May will be offering the keynote address. 

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