Book Launch: Negotiating a River

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Book Launch: Negotiating a River

On Tuesday 27 May, at the Congress Book Expo, UBC Press launches Daniel Macfarlane’s new book on the the St. Lawrence Seaway and Power Project – a megaproject that forever changed both a unique landscape and North American history.

Tuesday, May 27th
10:30 – 11:30am
UBC Press Book Expo – Booths #28-30
In the Congress Centre / Walker Complex
(Building 22 on the campus map)

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“Drawing from and speaking to many intellectual constituencies in this remarkably wide-ranging work, Macfarlane deepens our understanding of twentieth-century Canadian history even as he broadens the scope of Canadian environmental historical scholarship and leaves his readers to ponder the illusory boundaries between technologies and environments.”

– from the Foreword by Graeme Wynn
Daniel Macfarlane is a visiting scholar in the School of Canadian Studies at Carleton University. In 2013, he was the Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in Canadian Studies at Michigan State University. 

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I am an Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair at the University of Prince Edward Island where I teach in the Applied Communication, Leadership & Culture Program in the Faculty of Arts. My research focuses on the history of biomass energy and agriculture. From 2012-2014 I was the NiCHE project coordinator, and I served on the NiCHE editorial board until 2018.
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