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Book Launch: The Unexpected Louis St. Laurent

Posted: December 3, 2020 1:00PM - December 3, 2020 3:00PM
Location: Online via Zoom
Though he and his governments have consistently ranked high in expert opinion polls, Louis St-Laurent's contributions to governance, politics and policy have not been assessed in a long time. This seminar brings together contributors to a new book, The Unexpected Louis St-Laurent: Politics and Policies for a Modern Canada. ...more

Empowering Backbenchers in Canadian Legislatures

Posted: November 26, 2020 6:00AM - November 26, 2020 7:15AM
Location: Online via Webex
A lively discussion with Kelly Blidook and Alex Marland about ways that members of Canadian legislatures can offer effective representation within the constraints of party discipline. Moderated by Tamara A. Small. ...more

How the System Turns Canadian Politicians into Party Messengers

Posted: November 26, 2020 12:00PM
Location: Online
This Thursday at 4:00 PM (AST) / 12:00 PM (PST) , "How the System Turns Canadian Politicians into Party Messengers," a digital conversation on party politics in Canada with Alex Marland and Graham Steele. Hosted by The Mulroney Institute of Government at StFX University. ...more

Brendan Kelly J.W. Dafoe Book Prize Online Event

Posted: November 24, 2020 5:00PM
Location: Online via Zoom
Join us as we celebrate the 2020 J.W. Dafoe Book Prize winning book, The Good Fight: Marcel Cadieux and Canadian Diplomacy, written by Dr. Brendan Kelly. Presented by the J.W. Dafoe Foundation. ...more

Book Launch: The Juggling Mother by Amanda Watson

Posted: November 19, 2020 7:00PM
Location: Online
On November 19th, we invite you to celebrate the launch of The Juggling Mother with author Amanda Watson. Moderated by May Friedman, this reading and discussion explores the idealized version of motherhood that perpetuates established inequities of race, gender, class, and ability.⁣⁣ ...more

Massy Reads: On Interrogating the Colonial Frame

Posted: November 18, 2020 7:00PM - November 18, 2020 8:15PM
Location: Online via Zoom
A Public Humanities Hub Conversation with UBC Authors Hannah Turner (School of Information) and David Gaertner (Institute for Critical Indigenous Studies) ...more
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