News & Events
Showing 43-48 of 266 items.

50 Years, 50 Books: Moved by the State

Posted: June 10, 2022
Ken Carty on Tina Loo's "Moved by the State" and why the Brenda and McLean series is the a "treasure chest of Canadian studies." ...more
Posted in 50Years50Books

The meandering path of a drink historian: not always caused by the beverage

Posted: May 16, 2022
"For 'Liquor and the Liberal State,' the journey from off hand idea to a book was a long one..." ...more

Scandalous Conduct: Past and Present

Posted: May 12, 2022
In light of recent cases of military scandals in Canada, Matthew Barrett explores the history of military misconduct. ...more

Inside "Debt and Federalism": An Introduction to Bankruptcy and Insolvency in Canada

Posted: May 12, 2022
Authors Thomas Telfer and Virginia Torrie introduce us to the four cases discussed in their new book, "Debt and Federalism," illuminating why these cases form our foundation for understanding bankruptcy and insolvency in Canada. ...more

An Unfinished Revolution: Reflections on a Century of Canadian Feminism

Posted: May 5, 2022 6:30PM
Location: SFU Harbour Centre, Vancouver
A public talk by Dr. Joan Sangster, Vanier Professor Emeritus, Trent University, and author or the new book "Demanding Equality: One Hundred Years of Canadian Feminism." ...more

50 Years, 50 Books: Sapphistries

Posted: April 27, 2022
Pam Ratner on Leila J. Rupp's "Sapphistries" and the courage to publish sexuality studies before it was "mainstream." ...more
Posted in 50Years50Books
Find what you’re looking for...
Stay Informed

Receive the latest UBC Press news, including events, catalogues, and announcements.

Read past newsletters

Publishers Represented
UBC Press is the Canadian agent for several international publishers. Visit our Publishers Represented page to learn more.