Join ISER Books and the Queen Elizabeth II Library, as part as the library’s ongoing Check it out! series, for a book launch and panel discussion of Sweat Equity: Cooperative House Building in Newfoundland 1920-1974
. Authors Chris Sharpe and Jo Shawyer will be joined by panelists Kim Blanchard, Senior Planner with The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, Stephen Jewczyk, Planning and Development with The City of Mount Pearl, and Jeff Webb, Professor of History at Memorial University of Newfoundland, to discuss the book, cooperative housing in Newfoundland and current housing issues affecting the province. Admission is free, all are welcome, snacks and refreshments will be provided. Join us at the Centre for Newfoundland Studies on Wednesday, February 15th at 3:30pm.