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BC STUDIES AUCTION 2015 ENDS!

16
November
2015

The BC Studies Auction has ended for another year.  Thank-you to all of our bidders and especially our donors!

 

 

 

 

 

CBC News on SONP debate

02
November
2015

CBC News has been covering the proposed South Okanagan national park debate. Here's the link: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/cattle-ranchers-say-propo...

For more background, information, and analysis, see Caroline Elizabeth Grego's article "Maybe National Park: Consultation, Conservation, and Conflict in the Okanagan-Similkameen," in BC Studies 186, Summer 2015:http://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/185941/185542

Book Launch

13
October
2015

Associate History Professor amd Guest Editor, Dr. Jacqueline Holler, will do a reading at the launch of BC Studies issue no. 185, Barkerville in celebration of Barkerville's 150th Anniversary as a town site.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 11:00 to 12:00
Location:Building 6, Room 205/211
Campus:
Prince George 

Click here for more information.

Annual Online Auction

10
September
2015

BC Studies 12th Annual Online Auction! November 16th noon to November 23rd noon, 2015.

Auction items include: tickets to arts and culture events around Vancouver, gift certificates to great restaurants, work from local artisans, admission to BC museums and galleries, books from local publishers, and much more!

 

 

 

 

 

BC Studies in the Vancouver Sun

23
July
2015

Vancouver Sun reporter, Vaughn Palmer, reports on George Abbott's article on the HST in BC, in the current issue of BC Studies, no. 186.

Read the article here.

“The Precarious Politics of Shifting Direction: The Introduction of the Harmonized Sales Tax in B.C. and Ontario." article by George Abbott or the issue is available for purchase.

Please contact us at sales@bcstudies or 604-822-3727.

We are in the office Tuesday through Thursday, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm.

 

BC Studies contributor news

16
July
2015

John O'Brian, BC Studies author, book reviewer, and former editorial board member, spent three weeks in Toronto in June and July installing and then opening his exhibition “Camera Atomica” at the Art Gallery of Ontario. His curator's lecture drew an audience of 400 people. Congratulations, John! 

Globe and Mail review.

You can read John's contributions to BC Studies here.

 

 

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