History and Gender Studies Links

Academic Associations:

Canadian Committee on Women’s History

Canadian Historical Association

Women’s and Gender Studies et Recherches Féministes (formerly the Canadian Women’s Studies Association / l’association canadienne des études sur les femmes)

Sexuality Studies Association

Berkshire Conference of Women Historians

Western Association of Women Historians

Canadian Committee on Labour History

Places to Hear a Talk on Women’s History:

Café Minerva (Vancouver). Free women’s and gender history events. Follow us on Twitter @Cafe_Minerva or join the mail-list by sending your email address to Cafe.Minerva2@gmail.com

Herstory Cafe (Vancouver). Last event February 2016.

Ontario Women’s History Network

The Blue Castle (St. John’s)

Herstories Cafe (Toronto)

Dr Cameron Duder reading from Awfully Devoted Women at Herstory Cafe 2011

Listening to Dr. Cameron Duder read from his book ‘Awfully Devoted Women’: Lesbian Lives in Canada, 1900-1965 (University of British Columbia Press, 2011). A Herstory Cafe book launch, 2011.

Interesting Articles, Thoughts, and Blogs on Canadian History:

Active History

Canadians’ Consumer Histories (Donica Belisle)

Christopher Moore’s History News

Everyday History (Christopher Dummitt)

Ian Mosby: Historian of Food and Nutrition

Sean Kheraj: Canadian History and Environment

Places to Learn About Canadian History, Women’s History, and Gender History:

A Lot: Archives of Lesbian Oral Testimony

Canadian Women’s History Month

Canada’s History Magazine


Women Suffrage and Beyond: Confronting the Democratic Deficit

Canada’s Human Rights History

The Canadian Encyclopedia

City of Vancouver Archives

Places to Read About Higher Education in North America:

University Affairs magazine (Canadian)

The Chronicle of Higher Education (American)

Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT)

Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences

Studying Gender and Women’s Studies:

Women’s Studies Programs in Canada