Participant Info

First Name
Brooke Kathleen
Last Name
Brassard
Affiliation
University of Waterloo
Website URL
www.linkedin.com/in/brookebrassard
Keywords
Canadian history, Western Canada, Alberta, religion, history of religion, Canadian religious history, Mormonism, new religious movements, architecture and art
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Recent Publications

“Proselytizing, Building, and Leading: Latter-day Saint Missionaries Negotiating a Place in Canada for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1890-1939,” Studies in Religion / Sciences Religieuses. (Published online November 2020).

“The Last Best West: The Politics of Cooperation among Latter-day Saints in Southern Alberta.” In Business and Religion: The Intersection of Faith and Finance, edited by Matthew C. Godfrey and Michael Hubbard MacKay, 113-148. Provo, UT: Brigham Young University Press and Religious Studies Center, 2019.

“Vines, Gates, and Temples: Using Cemeteries to Understand Mormonism in Canada,” Journal of the Society for the Study of Architecture in Canada 43 no. 1 (July 2018): 65-73.

“Prairie Style in the Prairie: An Architectural Journey Through Mormon History in Southern Alberta,” Journal of Mormon History 42 no. 2 (April 2016): 139-167.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Canada
Expertise by Geography
North America
Expertise by Chronology
19th century, 20th century
Expertise by Topic
Art & Architectural History, Family, Gender, Libraries & Archives, Local & Regional, Migration & Immigration, Religion, Rural & Agrarian History, Women