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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

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

RaiseUP and Indigenous Voices in Canada

Posted: November 10, 2020 2:00PM - November 10, 2020 3:30PM
Location: Online Event
Please join us for an event celebrating University Press Week featuring a quartet of Canada’s scholarly presses and moderated by Michelle Lobkowicz. ...more

It's All in the Design: The Design behind "It's All Good (Unless It's Not)"

Posted: November 10, 2020
We chat with Gerilee McBride, our Catalogues and Advertising Manager, to find out what went into the design of "It's All Good (Unless It's Not)" ...more
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