Dean of Studies, St. John's College
Office: 209 St. John's College
History of health and disease in Canada and the modern world, 20th century health activism and politics, transnational social movements, working class history, history of Winnipeg
Imagining Winnipeg: History through the Photographs of L.B. Foote. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, September 2012.
Magda Fahrni and Esyllt Jones (editors), Epidemic Encounters: Influenza, Society, and Culture in Canada, 1918-1920. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2012.
"Spectral Influenza: Winnipegs Hamilton Family, Interwar Spiritualism, and Pandemic Disease," in Magda Fahrni and Esyllt Jones (editors), Epidemic Encounters: Influenza, Society, and Culture in Canada, 1918-1920. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2012.
Esyllt Jones and Adele Perry (editors), People's Citizenship Guide: a response to conservative Canada. Winnipeg: Arbeiter Ring Publishing, 2011.
“Nothing Too Good for the People: Urban Space, Local Democracy and London’s Interwar Health Centre Movement,” Social History of Medicine (2011). First published online March 3, 2011.
“Disease as Embodied Praxis: Epidemics, Public Health and Working-Class Resistance in Winnipeg, 1906-1919,” in Sarah Carter, Alvin Finkel and Peter Fortna, eds., The West and Beyond. Edmonton: Athabasca University Press, 2010."Politicizing the Labouring Body: Working Families, Death and Burial in Winnipeg’s Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919.” Labor: Studies in Working-Class History in the Americas 3, 3 (2006).“‘Cooperation in All Human Endeavour’: Quarantine and Immigrant Disease Vectors in the 1918-1919 Influenza Pandemic in Canada.” Special Issue on Immigration and Health, Canadian Bulletin of Medical History 22, 1 (2005).
Influenza 1918: Disease, Death, and Struggle in Winnipeg, University of Toronto Press, 2007