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Sponsored in part by the Wilson Institute for Canadian History, Voices in the Legal Archives in the French Atlantic draw together a dynamic group of international scholars from France, Canada, and the United States …

Please join us for our next talk. Dr. James Hill, a specialist of indigenous and Caribbean history, will discuss a very interesting episode connecting Florida Creek and Cherokee history and Canada.

Join our second visiting speaker of 2018! Dr. Allan Greer, from McGill University, will talk about his new book Property and Dispossession: Natives, Empires and Land in Early Modern North America. 

Wilson Associates

Today is a big day for the institute as we finally unveil the list of 37 scholars that were named Wilson Associates for 2017-2020.

Want Hope? Look to Barbados

On October 26, Jason Opal – the author of Avenging the People: Andrew Jackson, the Rule of Law, and the American Nation – presented a wonderful paper on Barbados and the sugar economy for our History of Capitalism speaker series. He turned his paper into a blog post.

On Thursday 30 November 2017 from 1 p.m to 4 p.m., the Wilson Institute for Canadian History and Tracy McDonald (Department of History, McMaster) are hosting an Afternoon of Animal Studies.