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    • BC Studies 2017: Call for proposals 

      BC Studies (BC Studies, 2016)
      Call for proposals for (Un)settling British Columbia - 2017 BC Studies Conference. Conference date: May 4 - 6, 2017. Location: Vancouver Island University, Snuneymuxw First Nation Territory / Nanaimo, B.C.
    • BC Studies 2017 conference poster 

      BC Studies (BC Studies, 2016)
      Poster for (Un)setting British Columbia - BC Studies 2017 conference. Conference date: May 4 - 6, 2017. Location: Vancouver Island University, Snuneymuxw First Nation Territory / Nanaimo, B.C.
    • Unsettling an image: Behind the BC Studies conference poster 

      Black, Kelly (BC Studies, 2017-02-02)
      Blog post exploring the use of the image "The picture of the King" from the Royal British Columbia Museum and Archives collection for the 2017 BC Studies conference poster. Conference date: May 4 - 6, 2017. Location: ...
    • The residents of the Victoria Gaol, 1864-1890 

      Inwood, Kris (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05)
      A presentation file accompanying discussion of a preliminary research investigation into the Victoria BC Gaol Admissions Register (BC Archives, Series GR-308, volumes 7-11).
    • UnSettling downtowns 

      Williams, Alanna; Vaugeois, Nicole (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05)
      Presentation of VIU's cultural mapping project, with the focus on downtown Nanaimo, B.C.
    • The politics of Aboriginal title in British Columbia: from the Referendum to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission 

      Rossiter, David; Burke Wood, Patricia (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-04)
      Over the course of the last decade and a half, we have interrogated key intersections of the political economy of natural resource development and ongoing geographic strategies of colonialism in BC. Studying Gordon Campbell’s ...
    • Unsettling the Settlement Act: Land conflict in the past and present on Vancouver Island 

      Black, Kelly (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-05)
      In 1883 the provincial government attempted to bring an end to speculation and debate about the transcontinental railway on Vancouver Island. Through the introduction of the Settlement Act the government intended to settle ...
    • BC's international education strategy: implications for public post-secondary education 

      Wylie, Peter; Campbell, Shaun (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-06)
      How many international students in our public universities and colleges in BC are optimal? It is obviously more than 0%, but less than 100%. In Australia, international students make up about 25% of total post-secondary ...
    • A provincial digital library for BC: An unsettling proposition 

      BC PDL Steering Committee (2017-05-15)
      Collective understandings of who we are in British Columbia are constructed through public dialogue that increasingly occurs virtually, and with greater rapidity than ever before. A provincial digital library for BC is ...
    • Implementing Arthur Manuel's vision: Unsettling B.C. and Canada 

      Manuel, Ska-Hiish; Diabo, Russell; Schabus, Nicole; Mandell, Louise (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-06-15)
      The theme for the 2017 BC Studies conference, "(Un)Settling British Columbia" was influenced by the work of Arthur Manuel and his book "Unsettling Canada: A National Wake-up Call" (2015, written with Grand Chief Ron ...
    • Individual and collective relationships with British Columbia's coastal landscape in Roderick Haig-Brown's "On the Highest Hill" 

      Southern, Chelsea (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-06-19)
      My presentation is on individual and collective relationships with BC’s coastal landscape in Roderick Haig-Brown’s novel, "On the Highest Hill". Using the main character, Colin Ensley, I consider how individualism and ...
    • Images and reality of First Nation women 

      Moore, Jacky (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-06-20)
      The turn of the twentieth century was a time when it was believed Aboriginal population numbers were rapidly declining. As the prevailing belief in the demise of these people persisted, a belief that continued into the ...