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March 18, 2021

Virtual Event Celebrating the Publication of Indigenous Food Systems

Join Canadian Scholars for a virtual event in celebration of the publication of Indigenous Food Systems on April 8, 2021 at 4:00 pm EST/3:00 pm CST. Register to view a robust discussion moderated by Charles Levkoe (Canada Research Chair in Sustainable Food Systems, Director, Sustainable Food Systems Lab, Lakehead U... more

February 22, 2021

Virtual Book Launch: Teaching Global Citizenship

Join Canadian Scholars for a virtual launch in celebration of the publication of Teaching Global Citizenship on February 25, 2021 at 5:00 pm EST. Register to sit in on a round table discussion with editors Lloyd Kornelsen, Geraldine Balzer, and Karen M. Magro, joined by some of the contributors of Teaching Global C... more

January 06, 2021

Virtual Book Launch: Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Research Methodologies

Join Canadian Scholars for the virtual launch in celebration of the publication of Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Research Methodologies! Date: January 14th, 2021 at 3:00pm EST. Register to sit in on a round table discussion with editors Elizabeth Sumida Huaman and Nathan D. Martin, joined by contributors Dr. Ju... more

March 26, 2020

Take Care: An Update from Canadian Scholars & Women's Press

As we continue to find ourselves in extraordinary circumstances, Canadian Scholars and Women’s Press would like to acknowledge the changes and disruptions the academic community is currently coping with. We would first like to emphasize that we are committed to protecting the health and safety of our staff as w... more

January 28, 2020

New Decade, New Catalogue!

The Canadian Scholars / Women’s Press Spring 2020 catalogue is now available and it looks incredible outside and in! We are so happy to have the privilege of featuring the artwork of Leah Marie Dorion on the cover. View the digital copy here. If you prefer a hard copy, please place a request for a copy. In 2020,... more

September 04, 2019

Event - Holistic Healing Conference: Theories, Practices and Social Change

UPDATE- SOLD OUT! All registration spots have been filled Date: Friday, October 4, 2019 Registration: Free! Please RSVP your attendance by Sept. 27 to more

June 13, 2018

June 26: Webinar on Intervention in Health Promotion Practice / Webinaire à propos les interventions dans le domaine de la promotion de la santé

Webinar: Contrasting entry points for intervention in health promotion practice June 26, 2018 | 1:00–2:30 p.m. (ET) English Register The NCCDH and Health Promotion Canada (HPC) are collaborating on a series of webinars to highlight several chapters of the newly released book Health Promotion in Canada 4th edition: ... more

January 17, 2018

Our NEW Spring 2018 Catalogue is Here!

The Canadian Scholars / Women’s Press Spring 2018 catalogue is now available to view online. If you prefer a hard copy, place your request here It includes our newest and most recommended textbooks in a variety of subject areas, including Indigenous studies, sociology, gender and women’s studies, health, French lan... more

March 14, 2017

Lee Maracle Awarded the 2017 Bonham Centre Award

The Bonham Centre Awards were established in 2008 to recognize an individual or group that has made a significant contribution to the advancement of and education about public recognition of sexual diversity. To learn more about the Bonham Centre Awards and its past recipients click here. This year, the Awards will... more

September 08, 2016

Call for Book Proposals

Call for Book Proposals Canadian Scholars’ invites book proposals in geography and environmental studies. Specifically, we are looking for books that are appropriate for use in university or college classrooms. If you have an idea for a new publication in one of these disciplines, or if you would like to edit, auth... more