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BC Studies Prize - 2016

20
February
2017
We are thrilled to announce the 2016 BC Studies Prize:
 
Winner: Sabina Trimble, "Storying Swílcha: Place-making and Power at a Stó:lõ Landmark,”  BC Studies no. 190, Histories of Settler Colonialism (Summer 2016).
 
Runner up: Thomas McIlwraith and Raymond Corimer,  "Making Place for Space: Site-specific Land Use and Occupancy Studies in the Context of the Supreme Court of Canada’s Tsilhqot'in Decision," BC Studies no. 188 (Winter 2015/16) 
 

Recipients of the BC Studies Prize receive a specially-commissioned piece of art work by Musqueam artist Susan Point and will immediately be placed on Open Access on our OJS site. 

Congratulations!

 

 

Join Us This Sunday for our Issue Launch!

09
February
2017

To celebrate the launch of BC Studies special issue 192 Nikkei History, the Nikkei National Museum is hosting a launch! Come join us this Sunday from 2pm to 4pm. Details listed on poster.

Take a look at the issue's content or order a copy here

nikkei launch

Q&A with BC Studies Editor Leslie Robertson

02
February
2017

BC Studies editor, Leslie Robertson, did a wonderful Q&A about the journal! Read it here.

       

UNSETTLING AN IMAGE: Read Kelly Black's blog post that takes a deeper look at our BC Studies conference poster

02
February
2017

Kelly Black is Adjunct Professor in the Department of History at Vancouver Island University. In this blog she takes a deeper look into the creation of the BC Studies poster for our upcoming conference.

Read it here:  "Unsettling an Image"

Registeration for the conference, which will be held May 4th to 6th, 2017 at the Vancouver Island University, is now open. Follow this link to secure your spot: ah.viu.ca/bcstudies

 

 

Join Us For Our Nikkei Issue Launch!

17
January
2017

To celebrate the launch of our latest issue, Special Issue 192: Nikkei History, the Nikkei National Museum is hosting a launch! Come join us on February 12th, 2017 from 2pm to 4pm. We hope to see you there! 

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New Funding Program For Museums and Heritage Sites in BC

12
January
2017

The new funding will be adminstered by the BC Museums Association, with support from Heritage BC, on behalf of the Province of B.C. Program guidelines for "British Columbia | Canada 150: Celebrating B.C. Communities and their Contributions to Canada" can be found here: http://museumsassn.bc.ca/awards/grants/

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