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‘We’re supposed to be living in a wall-less world’

Shaughnessy Cohen-nominated author Marcello Di Cintio talks about his book, Walls, and the people and places divided by them.

Despite the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, governments continue to use physical barriers as a means of control. In his latest book, Walls: Travels along the barricades, Calgary-based author and journalist Marcello Di Cintio documents life along some of the world’s most infamous partitions.

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‘We’re supposed to be living in a wall-less world’

Shaughnessy Cohen-nominated author Marcello Di Cintio talks about his book, Walls, and the people and places divided by them.

Despite the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, governments continue to use physical barriers as a means of control. In his latest book, Walls: Travels along the barricades, Calgary-based author and journalist Marcello Di Cintio documents life along some of the world’s most infamous partitions.

  

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Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

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Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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