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2016 Barbara Godard Dissertation Prize in Canadian Studies

The Robarts Centre is pleased to announce that the 2016 Godard Prize has been awarded to Brittany Luby (History) for her dissertation “Drowned: Anishinabek Economies and Resistance to Hydroelectric Development in the Winnipeg River Drainage Basin, 1873-1975.” The adjudication committee was compelled by “the rich, textured story Luby’s dissertation told and the depth to which […]

York University Black Canadian Studies Certificate to Begin FW2018/2019

The new Black Canadian Studies Undergraduate Certificate introduces the study of Black Canada through four specific humanities and fine arts approaches: cultural studies, history, literature and music. In providing a core of courses that consider the humanities and fine arts aspects of black culture in the Americas and their particular convergence in Canada, the certificate […]