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Author Reading: A Queer Love Story

Posted: December 16, 2017 4:00PM - December 16, 2017 6:00PM
Location: University Press Books, 2430 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Marilyn Schuster, professor emerita in the Study of Women & Gender at Smith College, will present a reading of her new book, A Queer Love Story: The Letters of Jane Rule and Rick Bébout. ...more

Book Launch: The De-Industrialized World

Posted: December 11, 2017 4:30PM - December 11, 2017 6:30PM
Location: Scottish Oral History Centre, University of Strathclyde
UBC Press, the Scottish Oral History Centre (SOHC) and the Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling, Concordia University, are hosting a launch to celebrate the publication of The Industrialized World: Confronting Ruination in Postindustrial Places, edited by Steven High, Lachlan MacKinnon, and Andrew Perchard. ...more

Book Launch: Guiding Modern Girls

Posted: December 7, 2017 6:00PM - December 7, 2017 8:00PM
Location: Penny Building, University of Lethbridge, 324 5 Street South
Celebrate the publication of Kristine Alexander's new book, "Guiding Modern Girls." Alexander looks at the fascinating history of the Girl Guide movement that sought to maintain social stability in England, Canada, and India during the 1920s and 1930s. She reveals the ways in which girls and young women understood, reworked, and sometimes challenged the expectations placed on them by the world’s largest voluntary organization for girls. ...more

Book Launch: Disabling Barriers

Posted: November 23, 2017 4:00PM - November 23, 2017 5:30PM
Location: University of Ottawa, Fauteux Hall, FTX570, 57 Louis Pasteur
The Human Rights Research and Education Centre and UBC Press are pleased to invite you to the book launch, "Disabling Barriers: Social Movements, Disability History and the Law." This UBC Press collection brings together legal scholars, historians and disability studies academics. ...more

Book Signing: The Price of Alliance

Posted: November 21, 2017 4:30PM - November 21, 2017 5:30PM
Location: King's University College, London ON
Meet author Frank Maas at the launch of his book The Price of Alliance, a book that balances high politics with military requirements in the first major reappraisal of Pierre Trudeau’s controversial defence policy. ...more

A Dramatic Reading from A Queer Love Story: The Letters of Jane Rule and Rick Bébout

Posted: November 13, 2017 7:00PM - November 13, 2017 8:30PM
Location: Tattered Cover Historic LoDo, 1628 16th Street, Denver CO, USA
Marilyn Schuster, professor emerita in the Study of Women & Gender at Smith College, will present a reading of her new book, A Queer Love Story: The Letters of Jane Rule and Rick Bébout. ...more
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