Blog – Politics

  • History, Memory, and the Second World War

    By U of M Press in Events   |   September 9th 2013

    Hans Werner will be speaking at the Millennium Library on Monday, September 30 at noon and the Henderson Library on Tuesday, October 8 at 6:30 pm. Hans’ latest book, The Constructed Mennonite: History, Memory, and the Second World War, is the story of one man, four identities, and a son’s quest to reconcile the public and private histories of his Mennonite father in WWIIKeep reading »

  • Jennifer Reid on Having the Right Language

    By Jennifer Reid in Author Posts   |   March 13th 2013

    Jennifer Reid in conversation Dr. Robert-Falcon Ouellette about Reid’s new book Louis Riel and the Creation of Modern Canada: Mythic Discourse in the Post-Colonial StateKeep reading »

  • Emily Eaton and Growing Resistance

    By Emily Eaton in Author Posts   |   August 21st 2012

    I grew up in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. And despite what you might have been lead to believe based on my upcoming book, Growing Resistance: Canadian Farmers and the Politics of Genetically Modified Wheat, I have no personal or familial ties to agriculture.  Keep reading »