Canadian Historical Association 2018

Super excited to present at the CHA this year with such wonderful people and to discuss the importance of subverting traditional historiographies!  Word cloud of my paper accurately representing my use of pay list records to showcase the role of nurses in British naval hospitals.

Join us on Wednesday 30 May at 1:30!

Subverting Traditional Historiographies: Seeking Diversity in the Archives and Beyond | Contourner l’historiographie traditionnelle : à la recherche de la diversité dans les archives et ailleurs

Michelle Desveaux (University of Saskatchewan): “Firm Foundations: The National Archives as an Expression of Early 20th Century Canadian Historical Consciousness”

Katherine MacDonald (University of New Brunswick): “Organizing the Unorganisable?: International Ladies Garment Workers’ Union Decline and Membership Engagement in Montreal, 1970-1989”

Stephanie Pettigrew (University of New Brunswick): “Disrupting Colonial New France: Diversity in Seventeenth Century Colonial Populations”

Erin Spinney (University of Saskatchewan): “Forgotten Carers: How digital methodology illuminates female nursing in 18th century British Naval Hospitals”

Chair | Animatrice : Andrea Eidinger (University of British Columbia)

The whole CHA program is available here!