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June 14, 2021

Virtual Book Launch: Equity as Praxis in Early Childhood Education and Care

Join Canadian Scholars for a virtual launch in celebration of the publication of Equity as Praxis in Early Childhood Education and Care, on June 29, 2021 at 2:00 pm EST! Click here to register. Register to sit in on a round table discussion with editors Zuhra Abawi, Ardavan Eizadirad, and Rachel Berman. Equity as ... more

May 20, 2021

Trans Youth Stories - Virtual Roundtable Discussion

Join the editors of the forthcoming publication Trans Youth Stories, in a roundtable discussion with some of their academic contributors, at 3:00pm EST on May 31st, 2021! Click here to register. Dr. Lindsay Herriot, Kate Fry, and their guests will discuss working directly with trans, non-binary, Two Spirit, and oth... more

May 18, 2021

Virtual Book Launch: Poverty, Mental Health, and Social Inclusion

Join the Community-University Research Alliance (CURA) for a virtual book launch in celebration of the publication of Poverty, Mental Health, and Social Inclusion on June 2, 2021 at 10:00am EST. Watch via Zoom webinar or Facebook Live to hear from the editors, Cheryl Forchuk, Rick Csiernik, and their guests. Click... more

March 18, 2021

Virtual Event Celebrating the Publication of Indigenous Food Systems

Join Canadian Scholars for a virtual event in celebration of the publication of Indigenous Food Systems on April 8, 2021 at 4:00 pm EST/3:00 pm CST. Register to view a robust discussion moderated by Charles Levkoe (Canada Research Chair in Sustainable Food Systems, Director, Sustainable Food Systems Lab, Lakehead U... more

March 26, 2020

Take Care: An Update from Canadian Scholars & Women's Press

As we continue to find ourselves in extraordinary circumstances, Canadian Scholars and Women’s Press would like to acknowledge the changes and disruptions the academic community is currently coping with. We would first like to emphasize that we are committed to protecting the health and safety of our staff as w... more

January 28, 2020

New Decade, New Catalogue!

The Canadian Scholars / Women’s Press Spring 2020 catalogue is now available and it looks incredible outside and in! We are so happy to have the privilege of featuring the artwork of Leah Marie Dorion on the cover. View the digital copy here. If you prefer a hard copy, please place a request for a copy. In 2020,... more

January 17, 2018

Our NEW Spring 2018 Catalogue is Here!

The Canadian Scholars / Women’s Press Spring 2018 catalogue is now available to view online. If you prefer a hard copy, place your request here It includes our newest and most recommended textbooks in a variety of subject areas, including Indigenous studies, sociology, gender and women’s studies, health, French lan... more

March 14, 2017

Lee Maracle Awarded the 2017 Bonham Centre Award

The Bonham Centre Awards were established in 2008 to recognize an individual or group that has made a significant contribution to the advancement of and education about public recognition of sexual diversity. To learn more about the Bonham Centre Awards and its past recipients click here. This year, the Awards will... more

September 08, 2016

Call for Book Proposals

Call for Book Proposals Canadian Scholars’ invites book proposals in geography and environmental studies. Specifically, we are looking for books that are appropriate for use in university or college classrooms. If you have an idea for a new publication in one of these disciplines, or if you would like to edit, auth... more

September 01, 2015

Our NEW Spring 2018 Catalogue is Here!

The Canadian Scholars / Women’s Press Spring 2018 catalogue is now available to view online. It includes our newest and most recommended textbooks in a variety of subject areas, including Indigenous studies, sociology, gender and women’s studies, health, French language, social work, and education. New disciplines... more