Office: 228 St. John's College
Ph.D., York University
Canada; Western Canada; colonialism; transnationalism; migration; gender; sexuality
Colonial Relations: The Douglas-Connolly Family and the Nineteenth-Century Imperial World, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2015
“'Is your Garden in England, Sir?' Nation, Empire, and Home in James Douglas’ Archive,” History Workshop Journal, number 70, Fall 2010, 67-85with Mona Gleason and Tamara Myers, eds., “Rethinking Canada: The Promise of Women’s History,” 6th edition (Toronto, Oxford University Press, 2010)
“Women, Racialized People, and the Making of the Liberal Order in northern North America,” in Jean-François Constant and Michel Ducharme, eds., Liberalism and Hegemony: Debating the Canadian Liberal Revolution (Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 2009).
“Women, Gender, and Empire,” in Philip Buckner, ed., Canada and the British Empire (London, Oxford University Press, 2008).
“The Colonial Archive On Trial: Possession, Dispossession, and History in Delgamuukw v. British Columbia," in Antoinette Burton, ed., Archive Stories: Evidence, Experience, History (Durham, NC, Duke University Press, 2005).
co-editor, Journal of the Canadian Historical Association, issue 2, 2007-2011.
"The State of Empire: Reproducing Colonialism in British Columbia, 1849-1871", Journal of Colonialism and Colonial History 2:2 (Fall 2001).
On The Edge of Empire: Gender, Race, and the Making of British Columbia, 1849-1871 (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001).
with Veronica Strong-Boag and Mona Gleason, Rethinking Canada: The Promise of Women's History 4th edition (Toronto: Oxford Canada, 2002).