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Book Launch and Reading | A World without Martha by Victoria Freeman

Posted: October 10, 2019 6:00PM - October 10, 2019 8:00PM
Location: Glad Day Bookshop, 499 Church Street, Toronto ON
Join author Victoria Freeman for a reading and launch of her new book A World without Martha: A Memoir of Sisters, Disability, and Difference. ...more

Book Launch | Unmooring the Komagata Maru

Posted: October 10, 2019 3:00PM
Location: University of Victoria, Sedgewick Building, Room C168
Unmooring the Komagata Maru (UBC Press 2019) challenges conventional Canadian historical accounts of the incident by drawing from multiple disciplines and fields to consider the international and colonial dimensions within the context of political resistance, migration, cultural memory, and nation-building. ...more

Parties and Politicians: Books on Canada's Political Parties

Posted: October 4, 2019
When a UBC Press’er reads or watches the news, it’s customary to say “Hey! We have a book on that!” And that’s especially true during election season. ...more

On "The Nature of Canada"

Posted: October 2, 2019 5:00PM - October 2, 2019 6:30PM
Location: Green College, UBC, 6201 Cecil Green Park Road, Vancouver BC
Please join co-editor Graeme Wynn and speakers Wade Davis, Tzeporah Berman, and Ian Gill for a lively, in-depth, and entertaining discussion about The Nature of Canada. Marsha Lederman, Western Arts Correspondent for the will moderate the discussion. ...more

Vancouverism: In Conversation with Larry Beasley

Posted: September 30, 2019 6:00PM - September 30, 2019 7:30PM
Location: Bram & Bluma Appel Salon, Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge St., Toronto ON
Join ULI Toronto and the University of Toronto's School of Cities for an evening celebrating the launch of Vancouversim by Larry Beasley. ...more

UBC Press Picks: Orange Shirt Day

Posted: September 30, 2019
September 30, Orange Shirt Day, is a day to recognize the experiences of residential school students and survivors. Below is a short reading list to help you learn and reflect about the residential school experience and legacy. ...more
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