BC Studies 133 (Spring 2002)

BC Studies 133 (Spring 2002)

Review Essay

Flying into the Past

Issue BC Studies 133 (Spring 2002)

by Jonathan Vance (pgs: 99-102)

  • Flying Canucks III: Famous Canadian Aviators
    by Peter Pigott
  • Helicopters: The British Columbia Story
    by Peter Corley-Smith, David N. Parker
  • Pilots to Presidents: British Columbia Aviation Pioneers and Leaders, 1930-1960
    by Peter Corley-Smith
  • National Treasure: The History of Trans-Canada Airlines
    by Peter Pigott

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Vancouver in Print

Issue BC Studies 133 (Spring 2002)

by Unamed (pgs: 103-5)

  • Namely Vancouver: A Hidden History of Vancouver Place Names
    by Tom Snyders, Jennifer O'Rourke
  • Burrard Inlet: A History
    by Doreen Armitage
  • Pacific Press: The Unauthorized Story of Vancouver s Newspaper Monopoly
    by Marc Edge
  • The Cherniavsky Trio
    by Felix Cherniavsky
  • Station Normal: The Power of the Stave River
    by Meg Stanley, Hugh Wilson
  • Vancouver: Then and Now
    by Chuck Davis, John McQuarrie

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Seriously, Emily

Issue BC Studies 133 (Spring 2002)

by Nancy Pagh (pgs: 107-9)

  • The Laughing One: A Journey to Emily Carr
    by Susan Crean
  • Carr, O'Keeffe, Kahlo: Places of Their Own
    by Sharyn Rohlfsen Udall

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Walking with Mildred Fahrni

Issue BC Studies 133 (Spring 2002)

by Arlene Bastion (pgs: 111-2)

  • No Plaster Saint: The Life of Mildred Osterhout Fahrni
    by Nancy Knickerbocker

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Book & Film Reviews
Cougar Annie's Garden
Issue BC Studies 133 (Spring 2002)

by Margaret Horsfield

- Reviewed by Jean Barman (pg: 113-4)



Patricia Badir is an Associate Professor of English at the University of British Columbia. Her articles on Medieval and Renaissance drama have appeared in The Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Theatre Journal, and Theatre Survey and Exemplaria. She has also published on Canadian theatre.

Arlene Bastion received her PhD degree at the University of British Columbia and teaches in the School of Computer Engineering in Singapore.

Gerard W. Boychuk is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science, University of Waterloo. Recent publications include "Public Health Care Provision in the Canadian Provinces and American States" Canadian Public Administration (Summer 2002), and, with Keith G. Banting, "Converging and Diverging Paradoxes: National and Sub-National Variation in Income Maintenance Programs in Canada and the United States," in Richard G. Harris, ed., North American Linkages: Opportunities and Challenges for Canada (2002).

Robert A.J. McDonald, who is incoming editor of , teaches in the History Department at the University of British Columbia and is the author of Making Vancouver: Class, Status, and Social Boundaries, 1863-1913 (1996). He is currently researching aspects of British Columbia's political culture.

Nancy Pagh, who was born in Anacortes, WA, received her PhD in interdisciplinary studies at the University of British Columbia. She teaches at Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA, and is the author of At Home Afloat: Women on the Waters of the Pacific Northwest (2000).

J. Michael Thoms is a doctoral candidate in the Department of History, ubc, where he is completing a dissertation on the history of sport fishers' challenges to Ojibwa treaty fishing rights in the Great Lakes. He published, "An Ojibwa Community, American Sportsmen, and the Ontario Government in the Early Management of the Nipigon River Fishery," in  Dianne Newell and Rosemary E. Ommer (eds.), Fishing Places, Fishing People: Traditions and Issues in Canadian Small-Scale Fisheries (University of Toronto Press, 1999).

Jonathan F. Vance is Canada Research Chair in Conflict and Culture at the University of Western Ontario. He is the author of Death So Noble: Memory, Meaning, and the First World War (UBC Press, 1997). His next book, High Flight: Aviation and the Canadian Imagination, is forthcoming from Penguin

Debora L. VanNijnatten is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science, Wilfrid Laurier University. She is co-editor with Robert Boardman of Canadian Environmental Policy: Context and Cases 2nd ed. (Oxford University Press, 2002). Other recent publications include Debora L. VanNijnatten and W. Henry Lambright, "North American Smog: Science-Policy Linkages Across Multiple Boundaries," Canadian-American Public Policy 45 (April 2001): 1-42.