Christopher P. Dummitt
BA (Trent), MA (Dalhousie), PhD (Simon Fraser)
Champlain College J14
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Everyday History Website and Blog
Canadian culture and politics, especially, though not exclusively, Canada since 1945.
‘‘The ‘Taint of Self’: Reflections on Ralph
Connor, his fans, and the problem of morality in recent Canadian historiography’ Histoire Sociale/ Social History Vol XLVI, No 91 (May 2013):
“The Importance of Not
Being Earnest: Postwar Canadians Rethink Mackenzie King’s Christian
Manhood’ in Christopher J Greig and
Wayne J Martino eds, Canadian Men and Masculinities: Historical and
Contemporary Perspectives (Canadian Scholars’ Press/Women’s Press, 2012),
The Exorcism of Mackenzie King: The Embarrassing Private Life of a Prime Minister and the Belated Making of a Nation (book in progress).
"Harry, Ferns, Bernard Ostry and The Age of Mackenzie King: Liberal Orthodoxy and its Discontents in the 1950s," Labour'/Le Travail 66 (Autumn 2010): 107-139.
With Michael Dawson eds, Contesting Clio’s Craft: New Directions and Debates in Canadian History (London: Institute for the Study of the Americas Press and the Brookings Institution, 2008).
The Manly Modern: Masculinity in Postwar Canada (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press,2007).