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Nothing is better than meeting colleagues and friends at conferences, and here at UBC Press we’re committed to keeping our relationship with you going strong. So, we have taken our Indigenous Studies conference exhibit online.  Here you will find:

  • an invitation to meet with Darcy Cullen, assistant director, acquisitions
  • important new books in Indigenous studies
  • special conference discounts on our print books and ebooks
  • information on how to get review and examination copies
Recent interactive digital book

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As I Remember It 
Teachings (ʔəms tɑʔɑw) from the Life of a Sliammon Elder
By Elsie Paul, with Davis McKenzie, Paige Raibmon, and Harmony Johnson

UBC Press, RavenSpace Publishing

Available as a free open access publication.

Raised by her grandparents on their ancestral territory on the Sunshine Coast, Elsie Paul of the Tla’amin (Sliammon) Nation spent most of her childhood surrounded by the ways, teachings, and stories of her people. As her adult life unfolded against a backdrop of colonialism and racism, she drew strength and guidance from the teachings she had learned. In As I Remember It, she shares this knowledge with a new generation in an engaging style and innovative format.

New and forthcoming print books and e-books
An Ojibway-Anishinabe Vision for the Future

Reframing Manitou Aki (Creator's Land) history from the perspective of the Ojibway-Anishinabe, Our Hearts Are as One Fire shares a vision for the leaders of today and tomorrow.

Rebuilding Indigenous Nations for a Stronger Canada

Jody Wilson-Raybould outlines in impassioned, inspiring prose the actions that must be taken by governments, Indigenous Nations, and all Canadians to achieve true reconciliation in this country.

Literature, Art, and the Politics of Reconciliation in Canada

The Theatre of Regret reveals the role that Indigenous and allied literatures play in challenging state-centred discourses of reconciliation in Canada.

Legacies of Colonialism in Museum Documentation

In examining how the technologies of museum bureaucracy – the ledger book, the card catalogue, the database – operate through a colonial lens, Cataloguing Culture shines a light on access to and the return of Indigenous cultural heritage.

You can browse our selection of Indigenous Studies titles or browse all books published by us and the publishers we distribute in Canada.

Receive a conference discount of 30% off all Indigenous studies print books and e-books at ubcpress.ca until July 17, 2020. Free shipping is available on print book orders over $40.00. When ordering use the discount code “Indigenous” at the checkout.

Let’s get your manuscript published!

Are you working on a book manuscript? Thinking about revising your dissertation for publication? Or do you have questions about publishing? Darcy Cullen, assistant director, acquisitions, would like to talk to you.

“One of my great pleasures as an editor is learning about and discussing new book ideas and building relationships with authors as the work develops. Although conferences are usually a wonderful place to meet in person, I’m always available by email, phone, or video conference. Please feel free to email me anytime at cullen@ubcpress.ca to submit a proposal or set up a time to talk.”

Examination and Desk Copies
Looking for a course book? You may request an examination copy by completing our online exam copy order form. If you have any questions, Harmony Johnson can help you out.
Review Copies
Are you a book review editor? Did you find something that has review potential for your journal? Contact Kerry Kilmartin, publicist.
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