CSTHA Database Project / Le projet de base de données de l’AHSTC

CSTHA Database Project Theses and Dissertations in the field of history of science, technology, and medicine in Canada since 2000 Le projet de base de données de l’AHSTC Les thèses et mémoires en histoire des sciences, des technologies et de la médecine au Canada depuis 2000 The field of history of science, technology, and medicine is … Continue reading CSTHA Database Project / Le projet de base de données de l’AHSTC

COVID-19: Engagements from the History of Medicine

COVID-19: Engagements from the History of Medicine By Denisa Popa, University of Toronto Historians of any discipline are tasked with justifying the importance and relevance of their work. Living in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, historians of medicine find their work situated and viewed in a different light as the history of pandemics and … Continue reading COVID-19: Engagements from the History of Medicine

« UNE PRÉSENCE SCIENTIFIQUE FRANCOPHONE DANS LE NORD » : LE CENTRE D’ÉTUDES NORDIQUES SOUS LE DIRECTORAT DE LOUIS-EDMOND HAMELIN, 1961-1972

« UNE PRÉSENCE SCIENTIFIQUE FRANCOPHONE DANS LE NORD » : LE CENTRE D’ÉTUDES NORDIQUES SOUS LE DIRECTORAT DE LOUIS-EDMOND HAMELIN, 1961-1972 Le présent billet constitue la seconde partie d’une série de deux textes traitant de l’histoire du Centre d’études nordiques, de son contexte d’émergence à la fin du directorat de Louis-Edmond Hamelin. Par Raphaël Pelletier, Université … Continue reading « UNE PRÉSENCE SCIENTIFIQUE FRANCOPHONE DANS LE NORD » : LE CENTRE D’ÉTUDES NORDIQUES SOUS LE DIRECTORAT DE LOUIS-EDMOND HAMELIN, 1961-1972

Envirotech: At the Intersection of Technology and Nature in Canadian History

On Friday, July 17, 2020, at 11am (Eastern), Network in Canadian History & Environment (NiCHE) will be broadcasting a live stream video session called “Envirotech: At the Intersection of Technology and Nature in Canadian History.” This session was originally scheduled to take place at the 2020 annual meeting of the Canadian Historical Association. It will … Continue reading Envirotech: At the Intersection of Technology and Nature in Canadian History

Virtualizing History: The Digitization of Canadian Museums

Virtualizing History: The Digitization of Canadian Museums By Denisa Popa, University of Toronto As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect the closures of business and institutions around Canada, many museums are offering virtual ways for the public to engage with Canadian history. Knowledge and information that had previously been conveyed through in-person experiences has now … Continue reading Virtualizing History: The Digitization of Canadian Museums

« UNE PRÉSENCE SCIENTIFIQUE FRANCOPHONE DANS LE NORD » : LE CENTRE D’ÉTUDES NORDIQUES SOUS LE DIRECTORAT DE LOUIS-EDMOND HAMELIN, 1961-1972

« UNE PRÉSENCE SCIENTIFIQUE FRANCOPHONE DANS LE NORD » : LE CENTRE D’ÉTUDES NORDIQUES SOUS LE DIRECTORAT DE LOUIS-EDMOND HAMELIN, 1961-1972 Le présent billet constitue la première partie d’une série de deux textes traitant de l’histoire du Centre d’études nordiques, de son contexte d’émergence à la fin du directorat de Louis-Edmond Hamelin. Par Raphaël Pelletier, Université … Continue reading « UNE PRÉSENCE SCIENTIFIQUE FRANCOPHONE DANS LE NORD » : LE CENTRE D’ÉTUDES NORDIQUES SOUS LE DIRECTORAT DE LOUIS-EDMOND HAMELIN, 1961-1972

CFP: Artefacts Consortium, October 5-7

Call for Proposals Artefacts Consortium: ACCESS Ottawa, 5-7 October 2020 ARTEFACTS is an association of historians of science and technology, mostly in museums and academic institutions, who share the goal of promoting the use of objects in historical studies. See http://www.artefactsconsortium.org. The theme of the 25th meeting of the Artefacts Consortium is ACCESS. Access to … Continue reading CFP: Artefacts Consortium, October 5-7

Hewton and Griffin Funding Awards to Support Archival Research in 2021

Hewton and Griffin Funding Awards to Support Archival Research in 2021 The Friends of the CAMH Archives (FoCA), dedicated to the history of Canadian psychiatry, mental health and addiction, have established two endowment funds. These endowments annually provide funding in memory of their late colleagues, Ms. E.M. (Lil) Hewton and Dr. J.D.M. (Jack) Griffin, OC. … Continue reading Hewton and Griffin Funding Awards to Support Archival Research in 2021

CSTHA Support for #BlackLivesMatter

CSTHA Support for #BlackLivesMatter The CSTHA is a scholarly organization dedicated to the open dissemination of ideas and scholarship. We are also citizens deeply troubled by recent events of police brutality, but heartened by the free assembly and protest that confronts the systemic racism in our societies. We stand opposed to racism and authoritarianism. Support … Continue reading CSTHA Support for #BlackLivesMatter

Statement on the COVID-19 Crisis / Déclaration liée à la crise de la COVID-19

English version The Canadian Science and Technology Historical Association’s Executive recognizes students enrolled in graduate programs across the country are petitioning their institutions to grant academic extensions and suspend summer tuition. As for many workers in different sectors of the Canadian society, the COVID-19 pandemic has serious implications for the well-being and academic progress of … Continue reading Statement on the COVID-19 Crisis / Déclaration liée à la crise de la COVID-19