• A Festival of Ideas
  • May 2 - 5, 2024
  • Guelph

We were so pleased to welcome Madeleine Redfern to Guelph as the keynote speaker in 2011. As a champion for the betterment of life in the North, Ms. Redfern brought a discussion of Aboriginal rights and collective action to the Guelph Lecture — a theme that has carried through a number of the past lectures.

View the 2011 Program PDF


  • Aurora borealis

    Exploration—of Ideas—in the North

    Originally published November 2011

    by Dr. Thomas S. Axworthy

    To improve public policy in the Circumpolar Arctic, the Canada Centre for Global Security Studies at the Munk School of…

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