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Former BC Studies Editor, Jean Barman, received George Woodcock Prize

BC Studies is pleased to announce, former editor, Jean Barman, is the 2014 recipient of the George Woodcock LIfetime Achievement Prize. Jean Barman is the 21st recipient of the George Woodcock award. Read the announcment on...

June 6, 2014 | News


Upcoming special issue, No. 182 Summer

Announcing our next special issue, The Great War and BC. Guest edited by Jim Wood. No. 182, Summer 2014. As we near the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War, this issue of BC Studies...

March 6, 2014 | News


Rick McCandless in Vancouver Sun

Vaughn Palmer’s column in the Vancouver Sun on October 11, 2013 quotes Rick McCandless’s recent article in BC Studies, with attribution in his discussion of the inquiry into ICBC rates. BC Studies issue no. 178 Summer...

October 16, 2013 | News


BC Studies author Richard Rajala wins Theodore C. Blegen Award

We are pleased to announce that Richard Rajala has won the Forest History Society’s 2013 Theodore C. Blegen Award for the best article in forest and convservation history for his contribution:  “Streams Being Ruined from a Salmon...

September 3, 2013 | News


Douglas College and BC Studies Conference, Transforming British Columbia, May 2-4, 2013

Douglas College is proud to host an international conference in association with BC Studies on the theme: Transforming British Columbia May 2-4, 2013 In May 2013, Douglas College invites you to New Westminster to participate in...

July 10, 2013 | News


Canadian History & Environment Summer School 2013

  BC Studies editors Graeme Wynn and Richard Mackie will lead a field trip to Vancouver Island between 30 May and 2 June 2013. The deadline for applications is 26 April. For details see: http://niche-canada.org/chess2013

April 24, 2013 | News


B.C. Bestseller

Home Truths: Highlights from BC History edited by BC Studies’ editors, Richard Mackie and Graeme Wynn is on the BC Bestseller’s list for the week of February 24, 2013. Congratulations Richard and Graeme. You may...

February 27, 2013 | News


BC Studies’ Editor, Graeme Wynn, presents McLean lecture series

McLean lecture series in Canadian Studies by McLean Chair and Professor of Geography, Graeme Wynn. “Navigating a ‘Wasting World’: Perspectives on Environmentalism and Sustainability in Canada”  When: March 7, 14 and 21 @ 7pm  Where:...

February 20, 2013 | News


HEART BC Studies with great deals in Februrary

BC Studies is offering some special deals for the rest of February that you will LOVE.   New Individual Subscribers receive 20% off the yearly rate.  Pay only $54.60 (includes GST). Click here to subscribe.  Enter code: heartbcs...

February 14, 2013 | News


2013 B.C. Studies Conference

May 2-4, 2013 at Douglas College in New Westminster, BC In May 2013, Douglas College invites you to New Westminster to participate in the multidisciplinary BC Studies Conference on the theme of Transforming British Columbia. Located within the Lower...

February 6, 2013 | News


Home Truths – now available

ORDER YOUR COPY HERE! HOME TRUTHS: Highlights from BC History edited by Richard Mackie & Graeme Wynn Book Description History in BC grows profusely and luxuriantly, but with odd undergrowth,€ observed historian J.M.S. Careless many...

November 8, 2012 | News


9th Annual Online Auction!

BC Studies 9th Annual Online Auction BID NOW! November 2nd noon – November 9th noon, 2012 www.bcstudies.com/auction FEATURE ITEM: “Panorama Peaks Entrance with Lone Tree” Digital montage, Artist’s Proof,  Ink Jet print, 38€ x 18€, 2008...

October 24, 2012 | News


BC Studies author Lynne Davis wins Blegen Award

We are thrilled to announce that Lynne Davis has won the Forest History Society’s 2012 Theodore C. Blegen Award for the best article in environmental history for her contribution: “Home or Global Treasure? Understanding Relationships between...

September 20, 2012 | News


Call for Proposals – Island Studies: West Coast Canada & Beyond

Calling all west coast BC islanders and those interested in the study of islands. We are looking for proposals for presentations that address issues implicated in the complex environmental, socio-cultural, and economic challenges that are...

September 11, 2012 | News


Fraser River Gold Mines and Their Place Names: A Map from Hope to Quesnel Forks

by Andrew D. Nelson, Michael Kennedy and Eric Leinberger Issue no. 172, Winter 2011/12  features a large informative map  drawn by Eric Leinberger, which accomapnies Andrew Nelson and Mike Kennedy’s aritcle. Contact us at info@bcstudies.com...

March 10, 2012 | News


Coming Fall 2012

BC Studies is pleased to announce, Home Truths: Highlights from BC History, edited by BC Studies‘ editor Graeme Wynn and Associate Editor, Richard Mackie, will be published by Harbour Publishing in fall 2012. “History in...

February 12, 2012 | News


BC Studies has moved!

AnSo Building, Room 2 6303 NW Marine Drive Vancouver, B.C. Canada V6T 1Z1 Tel: 604-822-3727www.bcstudies.com  

June 3, 2011 | News


New Associate Editor

BC Studies welcomes new Associate Editor, Dr Richard Mackie.   Richard has a PhD in History from UBC, and held a post-doctoral fellowship in the Department of Geography there. He has taught history and writing in...

April 27, 2011 | News


UBC Okanagan and BC Studies Conference

The University of British Columbia Okanagan is proud to host an international conference in association with BC Studies on: Sustainability and Change:  Studies in B C’s Past, Present & Future Communities May 5 to 7, 2011 Keynote...

April 27, 2011 | News


Delayed Open Access

 BC Studies is now freely available online after a two-year embargo period from the initial publication date. Visit OJS to view the archive and download back issues of BC Studies published since 1969.  www.bcstudies.com/archive Print...

August 3, 2010 | News


Open Access Book Reviews and Case Comments

In recognition of the value of open, web-based access to intellectual content, we have posted some of our material online.  Upcoming and recently published book reviews and review essays will be freely accessible at www.bcstudies.com/reviews. Visit...

July 6, 2010 | News