We acknowledge that we live and work on unceded Indigenous territories and we thank the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations for their hospitality.

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Sights of Resistance: Approaches to Canadian Visual Culture

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 136, Winter 2002  

Review by David Millar


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Coming to Shore: Northwest Coast Ethnology, Traditions, and Visions

Coming to Shore promises to make a significant contribution to the anthropological study of the indigenous peoples and cultures of the North Pacific Coast of North America. Comprising papers from the Northwest Coast Ethnology Conference,...

Review by Robert Hancock


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Bluesprint: Black British Columbian Literature and Culture

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 136, Winter 2002  

Review by Sneja Gunew


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Inside Chinatown: Ancient Culture in a New World

This book is like an open house for all benevolent and family associations to Victoria’s Chinatown, the oldest in Canada. The reader is introduced to each society and its purpose, through many photographs, some never...

Review by Larry Wong


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Tsimshian Culture: A Light Through the Ages

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 117, Spring 1998  

Review by Jonathan Dean


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Senewelets: Culture History of the Nanaimo Coast Salish and the False Narrows Midden

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 91/92, Autumn/Winter 1991/92  

Review by Gregory Monks


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Twana Narratives: Native Historical Accounts of a Coast Salish Culture

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 103, Autumn 1994  

Review by Pauline do Lotbiniere


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Vancouver Special

In Vancouver Special Charles Demers presents a unique portrait of his hometown of Vancouver, where he continues to live and work as a writer and a comedian. In a series of essays that explore the...

Review by Robert McDonald


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The Heiltsuks: Dialogues of Culture and History on the Northwest Coast

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 117, Spring 1998  

Review by Margaret Anderson


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Land of Promise: Robert Burnaby’s Letters from Colonial British Columbia, 1858-1863

LAND OF PROMISE is a compilation of of the letters of Robert Burnaby to his family in England. These letters were written between 1858 (the first year of the Fraser River gold rush) and 1863, while...

Review by Penelope Edmonds


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Being and Place among the Tlingit

Being and Place among the Tlingit is a long-awaited book that draws on two decades of the author’s field research in Tlingit country. Working closely with a number of knowledgeable Tlingit elders, younger Aboriginal colleagues,...

Review by Sergi Kan


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Native Art of the Northwest Coast: A History of Changing Ideas

The essays and the many previously published texts gathered together in this weighty tome demonstrate the extent to which, over the course of the past 250 years, “the idea of Northwest Coast Native art has...

Review by Maria Tippett


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All that We Say Is Ours: Guiyaaw and the Reawakening of the Haida Nation

Guujaaw and the Reawakening of the Haida Nation: All That We Say Is Ours is a human interest story around issues of Aboriginal title and rights. Ian Gill is an award-winning journalist, author, and the...

Review by E.R. Atleo


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Birthright

In the last half of the nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth century, intimate relationships between indigenous women and settler men were freighted with a complicated and at times conflicting set of...

Review by Adele Perry


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Métis in Canada: History, Identity, Law and Politics

A decade has passed since R v Powley determined that the Métis in Sault Ste. Marie have an Aboriginal right to hunt, and we are still coming to terms with its significance. The multidisciplinary collection...

Review by Jennifer Hayter


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Aboriginal Slavery on the Northwest Coast of North America

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 119, Autumn 1998

Review by Christon Archer


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Aboriginal Peoples and Politics: The Indian Land Question in British Columbia

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 91/92, Autumn/Winter 1991/92  

Review by Brian Titley


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A Persistent Spirit: Towards Understanding Aboriginal Health in British Columbia

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 117, Spring 1998  

Review by Mary-Ellen Kelm


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Aboriginal Man and Environments on the Plateau of North West America

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 12, Winter 1971

Review by Roy Carlson


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Colonizing Bodies: Aboriginal Health and Healing in British Columbia, 1900-50

PDF – Book Reviews, BC Studies 122, Summer 1999  

Review by Mary-Ellen Kelm