Department of History

Department of History
Department of History

History Professor Ian McKay receives one of the highest recognitions for Canadian AcademicsMcKay.jpg

Congratulations to Professor Ian McKay who was elected to the Royal Society of Canada. Professor McKay is one of nine Queen's faculty members to recently receive the honour. He is a specialist in Canadian History with his main interests in Canadian cultural history, the economic and social history of the Atlantic Region in 19th and 20th c. and Canadian and international left-wing movements for socialism.

For more details, please see Queen's website:

Professor McKay will be the Guest Speaker at the 2014 Joanne Goodman Lecture at Western University on October 7th, 8th, and 9th. He will be speaking on "The Promise and the Pitfalls of Vimy Ridge: The Contested Terrain of Remembrance in Interwar Canada."

For more information in regard to his upcoming talk please see:


September 2014