Ph. D. University of Saskatchewan
M.A. University of Victoria
B.A. University of Victoria
Department of History
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL A1C 5S7
Canadian History; Gender and Sexuality History; History of the Body; History of Medicine
I am currently accepting Honours and Masters level students with research interests which match my own.
2016. “Primal Urge/National Force: Canadian Sex and Sexuality Historiography.” In A Companion to Canadian Women's and Gender History eds. Nancy Janovicek and Carmen Nielson. (forthcoming).
2016. “‘Unsex me Here!’ Gender as a Barrier to Female Practice: A Historical Introduction to Women Doctors in Canada.” In Women and Medicine ed. Earle Waugh. (forthcoming).
2013. “Embodying Family Values: Imaginary Bodies, the Canadian Medical Association Journal and Heterosexuality in Western Canada.” In Place and Replace: Essays on Western Canada, eds. Adele Perry, Esyllt W. Jones and Leah Morton. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2013, 207-226.
2012. “Sairey Gamps, Feminine Nurses and Greedy Monopolists: Discourses of Gender and Professional Identity in the Lancet and the British Medical Journal, 1886-1902.” Canadian Bulletin of Medical History 29.1 (2012): 49-68.