Photographs by Liz Ikiriko

Rinaldo Walcott is an Associate Professor and Director of the Women and Gender Studies Institute at the University of Toronto. Rinaldo is the author of Black Like Who: Writing Black Canada (Insomniac Press, 1997 with a second revised edition in 2003); he is also the editor of Rude: Contemporary Black Canadian Cultural Criticism (Insomniac, 2000) and recently, Queer Returns: Essays on Multiculturalism, Diaspora and Black Studies (Insomniac Press, 2016). He is one of those people riding a Linus.