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Subscription Update

Dear Readers, We hope you have been staying well during these unprecedented times. We also hope you have been enjoying the temporary open access to all BC Studies content offered on OJS! At the end...


May 13, 2020 | News

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Welcoming Doreen Manuel

BC Studies would like to warmly welcome the newest member of our editorial board, Doreen Manuel. She is currently the Director Bosa Centre for Film & Animation in the Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts at...


May 7, 2020 | News

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COVID-19 Update

We at BC Studies hope you are staying safe and healthy in this challenging time. Due to physical distancing measures in place to curb the spread of COVID-19, we are currently operating remotely. Orders for print...


April 30, 2020 | News

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BC Studies Prize Announcement

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...


April 30, 2020 | News

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We’re Hiring! Student Podcasts Coordinator

BC Studies: The British Columbian Quarterly invites applications from UBC History majors, honours, and graduate students for the temporary, part-time position of Student Podcasts Coordinator. This is a 12-month position, five to ten hours a week, for a total...


April 6, 2020 | News

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BC Studies Open Access

In this unprecedented time we have decided to temporarily grant open access to all BC Studies content. If you are at home and looking for something to read, please visit:  https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/index Stay home. Stay safe....


March 17, 2020 | News

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BC Studies Stands in Solidarity

BC Studies stands in solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en Nation land and water defenders who exercise their jurisdiction over their sovereign, unceded yin tah in opposition to the Coastal GasLink pipeline. Despite the proposal by Hereditary Chiefs...


February 25, 2020 | News

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BC Studies Issue 204 – Vancouver Launch February 15, 2020

The ACVI project (Asian Canadians on Vancouver Island – University of Victoria) and BC Studies invite you to join us for the Vancouver launch of BC Studies Issue 204: (Un)Settling the Islands: Race, Indigeneity, and the...


February 11, 2020 | Events News

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New Soundworks Editor

We are happy to welcome Jenni Schine to the BC Studies team as our new Soundworks Editor! Jenni Schine is a sound artist, broadcaster, and community-engaged researcher. She is also the Pacific Programs community liaison at...


January 28, 2020 | News

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16th Annual BC Studies Online Fundraiser Auction

Save the date! The 16th Annual BC Studies  Online Fundraiser Auction will be November 19 – 26, 2019. Support non-profit publishing by bidding on great prizes – hotel getaways, yoga passes, restaurant gift certificates, event tickets,...


October 8, 2019 | Events News

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Online Bibliography Now Live!

We are excited to announce the launch of the BC Studies Online Bibliography. This project – a searchable database of audiovisual materials, books (and chapters in books), journal articles, and theses, dissertations, and graduate projects pertaining...


September 24, 2019 | News

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Remembering Bob McDonald

Remembering Bob McDonald, former editor of BC Studies, and sending our sincere condolences to his family, friends, and colleagues. He will be greatly missed. This is the piece he recently wrote for our 50th anniversary...


June 20, 2019 | News

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2018 BC Studies Prize Winners!

BC Studies is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 BC Studies Award- and it’s a tie! Congratulations to Becki Lynn Ross and Jamie Lee Hamilton for their article “Loss Must Be Marked and It...


May 15, 2019 | News

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BC Studies Conference 2019 Keynote Address

We are pleased to announce that the Keynote Address will be made by Dr. Marianne Ignace and Chief Dr. Ronald E. Ignace. — Intersections: Peoples and Places in British Columbia BC Studies Conference, Thompson Rivers...


April 18, 2019 | News

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BC Studies Conference 2019 Registration Deadline

Intersections: Peoples and Places in British Columbia BC Studies Conference, Thompson Rivers University, May 2-4, 2019 Thompson Rivers University is proud to host the international, multidisciplinary BC Studies Conference on the theme of Intersections: Peoples...


April 18, 2019 | News

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BC Studies 50 Poster

Celebrate 50 Years of BC Studies with this commemorative poster, now available in our shop.  


February 4, 2019 | News #BCStudies50

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Celebrating 50 Years of Publishing!

BC Studies is celebrating 50 years of publishing!  #BCStudies50 For five decades, we have had the honour of playing a unique role in the intellectual life of British Columbia. Since 1969, BC Studies has been an important publishing venue...


February 4, 2019 | News #BCStudies50

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Thank You to Our Sponsors

BC Studies would like to extend a huge thank you to our sponsors for their generous support over the last 50 years. Publication of BC Studies is supported by the University of British Columbia, the Social Sciences and...


February 4, 2019 | News #BCStudies50

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Get Social With Us

Connect with us on social media for BC Studies content direct to your feed. You can find us on Twitter @bcstudies and Facebook         


February 4, 2019 | News

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Congratulations to the 2017 BC Studies Prize Winner!

2017 BC Studies Prize Winner Nicolas Graham, “State-Capital Nexus and the Making of BC Shale and Liquefied Natural Gas,” published in BC Studies no. 194, Summer 2017. Honourable Mention George Abbott, “Persistence of Colonial Prejudice and...


April 24, 2018 | News

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NEW ISSUE OUT NOW!

BC Studies no. 196 Winter 2017/18, Perspectives on the Gold Rush, is now available! This issue features THIS SPACE HERE interviews with Jacinda Mack, Coordinator with the First Nations Women Advocating Responsible Mining (FNWARM), and with Glenn...


February 1, 2018 | News

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New Book and Film Review Editor

BC Studies is pleased to announce that Dr. David Rossiter will serve as the new Book and Film Review Editor. Dr. Rossiter is an Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Studies at Western Washington...


January 9, 2018 | News

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The 14th BC Studies Auction is Live!

The 14th Annual BC Studies Online Auction is live! The auction will run from mid-day November 23 to 30th and features over 160 items, including books, gift baskets, sports and entertainment tickets, travel accommodation vouchers, and...


November 23, 2017 | News

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UBC Okanagan responds to Dr. Peter Wylie’s article “Memorandum of Misunderstanding?”

As reported by Lake Country Calendar, UBC Okanagan (UBCO) has responded to Dr. Peter Wylie’s article “Memorandum of Misunderstanding? Public Accountability and the University of British Columbia.” “Memorandum of Misunderstanding?” was published in BC Studies Issue...


November 2, 2017 | News