Newfoundland and Labrador Studies special issue: The French Presence
The latest special issue publication from the Newfoundland and Labrador Studies journal presents a set of papers which focus on the The French Presence in Newfoundland and Labrador: Past, Present, and Future (An Occasional Publication of Newfoundland and Labrador Studies, No. 3 ).
Peter Pope reflects on the nature and various scales of the maritime cultural landscapes of the French fishery of northern Newfoundland, prosecuted between 1504-1904. Amanda Crompton focuses on late 17th century colonial life and soldiering at the important French colony of Plaisance, Avalon. And Lisa Rankin discusses the complexity of French-Inuit relations in 18th century Southern Labrador.
For more information about the special issue contact the Newfoundland and Labrador Studies journal.