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First Name
Last Name
Simon Fraser University
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Arctic, Subarctic, exploration, field science, travel, tourism, environment, animals, modernity, colonialism
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I'm best equipped to comment on stories concerning Arctic exploration.

Personal Info

About Me
Recent Publications

Made Modern: Science and Technology in Canadian History. Co-edited with Edward Jones-Imhotep (Vancouver: UBC Press, in press).

Many Tiny Traces: Northern Exploration and Antimodernism Between the Wars.” Ice Blink: Navigating Northern Environmental History, eds. Stephen Bocking and Brad Martin. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2017. 131-77. Open-access.

Canadian History Blogging: Reflections at the Intersection of Digital Storytelling, Academic Research, and Public Outreach.” Journal of the Canadian Historical Association 27, no. 2 (2016): 1-39. Co-authored with Keith Grant, Stacy Nation-Knapper, Beth Robertson, and Corey Slumkoski.

The Maximum of Mishap: Adventurous Tourists and the State in the Northwest Territories, 1926-1948.” Histoire sociale/Social History 44, no. 99 (2016): 431-52.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
North America
Expertise by Chronology
Modern, 20th century
Expertise by Topic
Colonialism, Environment, Local & Regional, Science