About this resource list
In 1991, the Parliament of Canada established December 6 as the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. December 6 marks the anniversary of the 1989 murders of 14 young students at l’École Polytechnique de Montréal. Each student was targeted and killed because she was female.
This list represents a sampling of scholarly, creative, and activist resources related to violence against women and gender-based violence.
Please note: Some of the resources in this guide may contain discussions or scenes of sexual and physical violence or representations of trauma which may be painful for some readers/viewers – please exercise care.
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