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20th-century Canadian History

20th-century Canadian History
20th-century Canadian History

Leaning chronologically from the 1920s to the present, in 2022-23, History 816 will focus on a variety of themes, issues, and moments in Canadian social and cultural history, including the relationship between the present and the past; the challenges of doing relatively recent histories; the politics of race, gender, class, and sexuality; the development of the “affluent society” in fact and in fiction; urbanization and suburbanization, and Indigenous resistance to and refusal of settler Canadian hegemony.

Department of History, Queen's University

49 Bader Lane, Watson Hall 212
Kingston ON K7L 3N6




Queen's University is situated on traditional Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe territory.