The primary purpose of H-Canada is to stimulate dialogue among scholars who study Canadian history. H-Canada enables scholars in history and related disciplines to: communicate current research and research interests; discuss new articles, books, papers, approaches, methods, and tools of analysis; and test new ideas, and share comments and tips on teaching.

Recent Content

Call for Papers/Appel de propositions: Lifting the Rug: Revisiting Events, Perspectives and Voices of Nursing and Health History / Lever le voile: Revisiter les événements, les perspectives et les voix de l’histoire du nursing et de la santé

*French to follow*

With Keynote Speaker Dr. Sarah C. Glassford (author of Mobilizing Mercy: A History Of the Canadian Red Cross)

The Nursing History Research Unit is pleased to announce the 3rd annual Graduate Student Conference, aimed at promoting the work of graduate students interested in the history of nursing and healthcare. This is a one day, bilingual conference held at the School of Nursing (Roger Guindon Building) at the University of Ottawa, May 17th, 2018.

re-post: Indigenous History Studies Group, CHA, Call for Book Prize

The Indigenous History Studies Group, an affiliated committee of the Canadian Historical Association (, is pleased to solicit submissions for the award for English or French language scholarly books with a publication date of 2017 in the area of Canadian Indigenous History (i.e.