Looking Back for a Better Future is an innovative and dynamic project made possible with the support of Canadian Heritage that promotes the transmission of intercultural knowledge in Quebec’s English-speaking communities, while combating early school leaving and language prejudice. Under the direction of the award-winning author and journalist Monique Polak, the published author and poet Tara McGowan-Ross and documentary filmmaker Alaric Boyle-Poirier, teenagers from five English-speaking communities in Quebec were paired with elders from their own community to foster intergenerational dialogue.

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