Reports, Briefs, Depositions & Other Publications

  • An African Canadian Open Letter to the UN CERD from Dr. Esmeralda M.A. Thornhill, First James Robinson Johnston Endowed Chair in Black Canadian Studies, to United Nations CERD Members Examining Canada’s 13, and 14th Reports on Compliance with the ICERD, Geneva, Switzerland, June 20th 2002.
  • Mémoire sur le Livre vert sur l’éducation. Brief to Minister of Education of Quebec. In Final Report on the Aspirations and Expectations of Quebec’s Black Community with Regard to Education. (Montreal: Le Conseil superieur de l’education, 1978).
  • Submission to the UN Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism by Esmeralda M.A. Thornhill. Native Friendship Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, September 20, 2003.
  • The Challenge of Focusing on Racism. Court Expert Deposition. Report of Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Prosecution of Donald Marshall Jr., Vol. VII (Halifax: November, 1988).
  • “The Sharpeville Six and the Death Penalty in South Africa.” Congressional Record. Proceedings and Debates of the 100, Congress of the United States, 2 ed., 134 No. 32, March 16, 1988.
  • “Black Body: ‘Race’, Resistance, Response.” Racism and the Black World Response Symposium Proceedings. (Halifax: Dalhousie University, 2001).
  • “Entering Urban Education: The Special Case of the Black Child.” P.S.B.G.M. Reports (Montreal: PSBGM, 1975).
  • Final Report on the Aspirations and Expectations of Quebec’s Black Community with Regard to Education. Report of Black Community Task Force chaired by Esmeralda M.A. Thornhill (Montreal: April 1978).
  • “History of Congress of Black Women of Canada.” President’s Report. (Montreal: November 1991).
  • L’école et les communautés culturelles. Contributor. Report to the Quebec Minister of Education. Montreal: April 1985).
  • Racism and the Black World Response. Symposium Proceedings (PDF). (Halifax: August 2001).
  • The Congress of Black Women of Canada / Le Congrès des femmes noires du Canada. Xth Anniversary / Xe Anniversaire. President’s Report. Montreal: (November 1991).