House Divided

When and Where

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Innis Town Hall
Innis College
2 Sussex Ave. Toronto, M5S 1J5


How can the missing middle solve Toronto’s housing affordability crisis? 

The University of Toronto’s School of Cities, in partnership with the Urban Studies Program, Innis College, invite you to an event to discuss House Divided (2019), published by Coach House Books and edited by John Lorinc, Alex Bozikovic, Cheryll Case, and Annabel Vaughan.

This event will feature lightning talks on the possibilities and solutions to the city’s current housing challenges and actionable strategies that could bring about necessary change.

Lightning talks by:

  • Susannah Bunce, Associate Professor, Department of Human Geography, University of Toronto Scarborough 
  • Vic Gupta, Senior Vice President, Strategic Development, CreateTO
  • Ana Teresa Portillo, Equity Officer & Equity Strategy Committee Chair, Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust
  • Mercedes Sharpe Zayas, Workforce Planning Coordinator, Parkdale People's Economy Project 

Panel discussion moderated by: 

Alex Bozikovic, co-editor House Divided and senior editor, staff columnist and architecture critic, The Globe and Mail

This is a free event, please register in advance. Copies of House Divided will be available for purchase at the event. 

If you require accommodation(s), please contact prior to the event date to make appropriate arrangements.

Contact Information

Lara Muldoon, Senior Partnerships, Engagement and Projects Officer


2 Sussex Ave. Toronto, M5S 1J5