University of Manitoba - Faculty of Arts - History - Fort Garry Lectures 2016
Fort Garry Lectures 2016

May 5 - 7, 2016
University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus, Winnipeg

The History Graduate Students' Association, in conjunction with the University of Manitoba Student Chapters of the Association of Canadian Archivists is proud to present the 2016 Fort Garry Lectures.

Call for Papers
Presentations on ALL HISTORICAL TOPICS are welcome. All students from undergraduates to doctoral candidates are welcome to submit a paper for consideration.

Submission Deadline is February 29, 2016
Submit proposals or any questions to

Keynote speakers: 
     Friday, May 6: Dr. Adele Perry, History, University of Manitoba
     Saturday, May 7: Dr. Thomas Nesmith, History, Univeristy of Manitoba

The presentations will be on the University of Manitoba campus on May 6th and on the University of Winnipeg campus on May 7th.




Manitoba Student History Talks

Prof. David Churchill, History, University of Manitoba

Recognition, Recovery and the Politics of Decolonization in Writing Queer and Trans Histories

Thursday, April 23, 2015
6:30 pm
Charisma of India Restaurant,
83 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg

Free Event. Those planning to attend MUST contact to confirm a place.

Friday, April 24, 2015
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Cross Common Room (rm. 108), St. John's College
University of Manitoba

Everyone is welcome. Registration is Free.
Registration forms email:



23 - 24 April 2015
University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus, Winnipeg

Presentations on ALL HISTORICAL TOPICS are welcome

Call for Papers

Submission Deadline is 2 March 2015
Submit proposals or any questions to

Fort Garry Lectures/Manitoba Student History Talks Facebook Group



May 1 - 3, 2014
University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus, Winnipeg


CONFERENCE PROGRAM (PDF, subject to changes)

Keynote Address (poster PDF)
given by Sarah Carter, University of Alberta
"The Spade Work of Empire: The Imperial Aspirations, Frustrations and Follies of British Women Farmers in Western Canada to the 1930s"


Friday, May 2, 5:30 pm in Convocation Hall, University of Winnipeg

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Past Conference Programs

(The Fort Garry Lectures was formerly known as the Keewatin Country History Graduate Student Conference)

Fort Garry Lectures Program 2015

Fort Garry Lectures Program 2014

Keewatin Country Conference Program 2013

Keewatin Country Conference Program 2012

Keewatin Country Conference Program 2011

Keewatin Country Conference Program 2010

Keewatin Country Conference Program 2009