News Now correspondent Christian Deo, explores the 2013 Spur Festival. The Spur Festival is a new national-nuanced festival taking place from April to June in three cities across Canada, from Vancouver, Winnipeg and Toronto. Launched in coordination with Diaspora Dialogues and the Literary Review Board of Canada, Spur seeks to bring together people of all stripes of society in a discussion about power relations, arts place in society, as well as the future role of technology. Christian Deo spoke to Helen Walsh, president of Diaspora Dialogues, to discuss the festival and the events planned.
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