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UBC Press Picks: Vancouver Bird Week 2019

Posted: May 14, 2019
A little bird told us that it's Vancouver Bird Week (May 11-17). And since we're as proud as a peacock over our ornithology list, we're taking the opportunity to bring back our UBC Press Picks list of bird books. Though these aren't specific to Vancouver birds, we wanted to give bird-lovers everywhere a bird's eye view of our best bird books! ...more

Truth & Conviction: Jane McMillan in conversation with Justice Harry LaForm

Posted: April 16, 2019 6:00PM
Location: Ben McNally Books, 366 Bay Street, Toronto, ON M5H 4B2
Join us as we celebrate the launch of Truth and Conviction and hear McMillan, in conversation with Justice Harry LaForme, explore the current state of Indigenous relations in Canada, and understand if we are actually learning from our past mistakes. ...more

The Creator's Game wins 2019 Canada Prize

Posted: April 16, 2019
UBC Press would like to congratulate Allan Downey, author of "The Creator’s Game: Lacrosse, Identity, and Indigenous Nationhood" and recipient of the 2019 Canada Prize, awarded by The Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences. ...more

Canadian Conscripts & the Great War: Myth & Legacy

Posted: March 14, 2019 7:00PM
Location: Room 156, Schwartz Building, StFX, Antigonish NS

Canadian Conscripts & the Great War: Myth & Legacy

Posted: March 13, 2019 7:30PM
Location: Saint Mary's University, Sobey Building, Room SB255, 903 Robie St., Halifax NS
Join Patrick Dennis, author of Reluctant Warriors, for a presentation and book signing. ...more

Presentation: Our Voices Must be Heard

Posted: March 13, 2019 11:00AM - March 13, 2019 12:30PM
Location: Norwich and District Museum and Archives, 89 Stover St. North, Norwich ON
Tarah Brookfield, author of Our Voices Must be Heard: Women and the Vote in Ontario, will give a presentation on Dr. Emily Stowe and Dr. Augusta Stowe-Gullen who were among the first female physicians in Canada. Facing great opposition, this maverick mother and daughter team campaigned for women’s rights to higher education, careers in medicine, and voting rights between 1860s-1910s. ...more
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