CAN Announcements

From one of our fellow Canadian organizations in the Bay area.

Canadian Studies Announcements
Next Colloquium Dec 6
Patricia Bromley
The final Canadian Studies Colloquium of the semester will be on Wednesday, December 6 at 12:00 Noon in 223 Moses Hall.
National Identity Narratives in Canadian & American Textbooks, 1850-2010:
Fact or Fiction?
Prof. Patricia Bromley
Stanford University
Buffet Lunch at 12 noon, followed by talks beginning at approximately 12:20. Sponsored by our friends at the Consulate General of Canada in San Francisco.
Colloquium events are free, and open to everyone. No ticket or RSVP is required.
Canadian Studies Colloquium
12 noonWednesday December 6, 223 Moses Hall, UC Berkeley
Bloemraad Speaks at K-12 Teacher’s Conference
Canadian Studies Director Irene Bloemraad went to the annual conference of the National Council on Social Studies today in San Francisco to talk about teaching Canada in K-12 classrooms. Thanks to Besty Arntzen of the University of Maine for sending along this photo of Dr. Bloemraad’s talk.
Special Event: Canada In The Classroom
Olivia Marie Golosky
Tuesday November 21
Olivia Marie Golosky is a proud member of the Métis Nation of Alberta, Two-Spirit artist, and advocate for equity with a passion for grassroots community-building. She hails from Treaty 8, Fort McMurray, home of Canada’s tar sands, and has been involved in a number of Indigenous led theater, film, radio, and music projects across Canada. She will be speaking on the topic of Indigenous resistance and resilience to petro-imperialism though the arts.
Olivia Marie Golosky will speak in the undergraduate “Oil Culture” class, taught by Canadian Studies Hildebrand Fellow Kimberly Richards on Tuesday November 21 at 11:00 AM.
RSVP Required
Affiliates of Canadian Studies may attend Olivia Marie Golosky’s by RSVP’ing to Elliott Smith at or 510-642-0531 on a first-come, first-serve basis. Seats are limited, and RSVP’s must be received by 4 PM on Monday November 20.
Canada in the Classroom brings guest speakers into existing UC Berkeley classes, in any discipline, to speak on Canadian topics. Berkeley faculty who request Canada in the Classroom support, usually in the form of a modest stipend to visiting experts, are customarily asked to make their class open to affiliates of the Canadian Studies program on the day of the guest lecture.
Canadian Studies Program
213 Moses Hall #2308 WEBSITE | EMAIL
Canadian Studies Program | Univ. of California, Berkeley213 Moses Hall #2308Berkeley, CA 94720


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