PCHP & Heritage Toronto Walking Tour: June 7

On June 7, starting at 10am, the PCHP will be leading a Heritage Toronto Walking Tour dedicated to the history of Portuguese immigrants in the city.
START POINT: Bellevue Square Park, 5 Bellevue Ave. Meet in NE corner of park, near Augusta Ave and Denison Sq.
FINISH POINT: Trinity Bellwoods Park, corner of Montrose Ave and Dundas St W
LENGTH: Approx. 2 hours
See here for more details.
After the walk we will proceed to our site at the Dundas West Fest (location TBA), where we will once again showcase our photo exhibit “The Portuguese in Toronto, 1953-2013″. More information to follow.

PCHP chapter in edited volume “Identity Palimpsests” out this month

The book Identity Palimpsests: Archiving Ethnicity in the U.S. and Canada, edited by Dominique Daniel and Amalia Levi, was published this month by Litwin Press. This edited volume contains a chapter written by the PCHP team, titled “Archiving ‘From Below’: Preserving, Problematizing and Democratizing the Collective Memory of Portuguese Canadians – the Portuguese Canadian History Project”.

See here for more.