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Neighbourhood House Week: Building Community Virtual Event

Posted: May 6, 2021 5:45PM - May 6, 2021 7:30PM
Location: Online
Includes a celebratory conversation around the launch of "Neighbourhood Houses Building Vancouver Community" by Miu Chung Yan & Sean Lauer ...more

New Books in the Nature | History | Society series published by UBC Press

Posted: April 23, 2021 11:30AM
Location: Online via YouTube
Join Sean Kheraj, director of the Network in Canadian History and Environment (NiCHE), and host of Nature’s Past: Canadian Environmental History Podcast, for a livestream event with UBC Press acquiring editor James MacNevin and authors Daniel Macfarlane (Fixing Niagara Falls), Angela Carter (Fossilized), and Stephane Castonguay (The Government of Natural Resources) for a moderated discussion of the latest books in the Nature | History | Society series published by UBC Press. ...more

Uplift: A Talk about Visual Culture and Tourism at the Banff School of Fine Arts, 1933-1969

Posted: April 15, 2021 6:00PM
Location: Online
Hosted by the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies: Author and historian PearlAnn Reichwein's talk will focus on the Banff School's origins and the experience of its students, teachers, and branding Banff. ...more

CanU STEP UP Series: Interview with Larry Beasley

Posted: April 13, 2021
In 2021 the Council for Canadian Urbanism introduced a series of interviews with authors of recent books that explore urban design in contemporary city-building. ‘Vancouverism’ is the first of these. ...more

From canoes, and pines, and rock-bound gardens to a house on fire: Reflections on the NHS Series:

Posted: April 6, 2021
Graeme Wynn, General Editor of the Nature | History | Society series recounts the development of the series and its impact on Canadian scholarship. ...more

Uplift: The Banff School of Fine Arts and the Public University

Posted: March 10, 2021 11:30AM - March 10, 2021 12:30PM
Location: Online
How the public university generated ideals of culture and liberal democracy that shaped the Banff School and modern Canada. ...more
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