Monday, March 16, 2009

Whitney Lackenbauer is heading back this way to present a talk entitled:

"Arctic Front, Arctic Homeland: Re-evaluating Canada’s Past Record and Future Prospects in the Circumpolar North".
Thursday, March 26, 2009 at 4:30 PM
Neatby Timlin Theatre (Room 241, Arts Building)

These days, Whitney is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History at St. Jerome's University (federated with the University of Waterloo). Once upon a time (November 2003-August 2004), he was a CRC postdoctoral fellow at the U of S, which allowed him to work on several projects related to indigenous peoples and militarism. His many publications include

Arctic Front: Defending Canadian Interests in the Far North. Toronto: Thomas Allen & Son Ltd., 2008. (With Ken Coates, Bill Morrison, and Greg Poelzer.)


Battle Grounds: The Canadian Military and Aboriginal Lands. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2007. xviii, 350 pp.