Founded in 2000 by John Ralston Saul, the Institute for Canadian Citizenship’s (ICC) LaFontaine-Baldwin Symposium is a national event that explores citizenship, belonging and the public good with leading Canadian and international thinkers. It challenges the audience to think about Canada’s big picture by inviting them to add their voice to post-lecture roundtable discussions with the speaker and ICC founders and co-chairs, Saul and the Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson. Once again, the ICC has partnered with the Stratford Festival to present the 12th LaFontaine-Baldwin Symposium featuring Robert Lepage, cutting-edge creator and recipient of The Glenn Gould Prize. The Symposium will take place this fall on Saturday, October 18 in Toronto; tickets are now on sale, visit lafontaine-baldwin.com.
Previous Guest speakers include:
12th LaFontaine Baldwin Symposium with Robert Lepage. The Isabel Bader Theatre (93 Charles Street West, Toronto).
News Release: ICC Partnering with Stratford Festival to Host National Chief Shawn Atleo as 11th LaFontaine-Baldwin Lecturer
Book Launch Event for Louis-Hippolyte LaFontaine and Robert Baldwin, with Joseph Boyden at the Stanley A. Milner Library Theatre at 7:00PM (Edmonton)
Book Launch Event for Louis-Hippolyte LaFontaine and Robert Baldwin, with Joseph Boyden at the Roxy Theatre at 7:30PM (Saskatoon)
10th Annual LaFontaine-Baldwin Symposium featuring His Highness the Aga Khan
10th Annual LaFontaine-Baldwin Symposium featuring His Highness the Aga Khan (Toronto)
October 13, 2010 Book Launch Event for Louis-Hippolyte LaFontaine and Robert Baldwin, with Joseph Boyden at the Ottawa International Writers Festival at 7:00 PM (Ottawa)
Book, A Fair Country: Telling Truths about Canada
“The rogue state of Burmese generals”
Open Letter to the UN Secretary General by Akbar Ganji, signed by John Ralston Saul
March 21, 2002 – Vancouver
Inaugural LaFontaine-Baldwin Lecture. Toronto, Ontario.
Democracy and Globalization
Recent Speeches / Writings
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