Date June 13, 2017 Time 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Location Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower 22 Adelaide Street West Suite 3400 Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5H 4E3 Register SAVE Page ContentIn this talk, award-winning author and university professor Kamal Al-Solaylee argues for a two-way dialogue between the LGBTQ communities and various racial and religious minorities when it comes to fighting for and protecting our collective rights. As Toronto marks Pride Month, Al-Solaylee will take us on a short journey within and outside the city and will make a case for a truly inclusive celebration. Kamal Al-Solaylee is the author of the national bestselling memoir Intolerable: A Memoir of Extremes which won the 2013 Toronto Book Award and was a finalist for Canada Reads and the Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction. His latest book, Brown, was hailed as "brilliant" by The Walrus magazine and "essential reading" by The Globe and Mail. On May 10, Brown was awarded the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing . Al-Solaylee holds a PhD in English and is an associate professor of journalism at Ryerson University in Toronto. Please join us for this important and timely conversation.