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First Name
Julia
Last Name
Smith
Affiliation
University of Alberta
Website URL
https://ualberta.academia.edu/JuliaSmith
Keywords
work and labour, women and gender, Canada, twentieth century, service sector, public history
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About Me

Julia is a Banting Fellow and an Honorary Grant Notley Memorial Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Sociology at the University of Alberta. She has an interdisciplinary Ph.D. from the Frost Centre for Canadian Studies and Indigenous Studies at Trent University and an M.A. and B.A. Hons. in History from Simon Fraser University. She studies the political economy of labour relations in Canada and the history and politics of women’s labour activism. Julia is also a member of the Graphic History Collective: http://graphichistorycollective.com/.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
Canada
Expertise by Geography
North America
Expertise by Chronology
20th century, 21st century
Expertise by Topic
Capitalism, Economic History, Gender, Politics, Public History, Women