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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

“A Vexatious Problem”: Veterans, Military Surplus, and the Politics of Munitions Disposal

Posted: November 2, 2020
During the Second World War, Canadian factories produced an astonishing amount of munitions and supplies. When victory was won, the Canadian state encountered a logistical crisis: how was it going to dispose of all its surplus munitions and supplies? ...more

Virtual Ceremony and Launch: Our Hearts Are as One Fire

Posted: October 23, 2020 1:00PM - October 23, 2020 2:30PM
Location: Online, via Zoom
Join author Jerry Fontaine and moderator Darrell Boissoneau along with family members Steve Pego, Patricia Shawnoo, and Doreen Pine Lesage for a ceremony and profound discussion about the importance of an Ojibway-Anishinabe vision for the future. ...more
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