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2020 BC Studies Prize Announcement

2020 BC Studies Prize Announcement

April 22, 2021

BC Studies is proud to award an annual prize to the author of the best paper published in the journal each calendar year. The prize, funded by donations, is intended to encourage and celebrate high-quality work on British Columbia, regardless of topic or discipline.

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 BC Studies Prize!


First Prize:

Gordon Robert Lyall

“‘They smashed it right through our reserve’:

The Problem of Settler Consultation for Infrastructure of Chawathil IR4″

BC Studies no. 207

Runner Up:

Neilesh Bose

“Taraknath Das (1884-1958): British Columbia and the Anti-Colonial Borderlands”

BC Studies no. 204


These articles are available to read, open access, on our OJS site.