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 Experience the Events

Culture and the Canada–U.S.
International Boundary

Selected Resources

Symposium: June 14–16, 2010
Library of Congress
101 Independence Ave., SE
Washington, DC 20540

Bibliography | Selected Canadian Cultural Resources | Selected US Cultural Resources


Arenson, Adam. 2008. "Freeing Dred Scott: St. Louis Confronts an Icon of Slavery, 1857-2007," External Link in Common-place 8.3 (online journal).

Biette, David. 2008. "Resolving Disputes: No One Path," in Canada and the United States: Differences that Count (third edition), edited by David M. Thomas and Barbara Boyle Torrey. Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press.

Bukowczyk, J., N. Faires, D. Smith, and R. W. Widdis. 2005. Permeable Border: The Great Lakes Basin as Transnational Region, 1650-1990. Pittsburgh and Calgary: University of Pittsburgh Press and University of Calgary Press.

DePasquale, Paul, Renate Eigenbrod, and Emma LaRocque, eds. 2009. Across Cultures/Across Borders Canadian Aboriginal and Native American Literatures. Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press.

Diamond, Beverly. 2007. Native American Music in Eastern North America: Experiencing Music (book with accompanying CD). Oxford University Press.

Diamond, Beverly, M. Sam Cronk, and Franziska von Rosen. 1995. Visions of Sound: Musical Instruments of First Nation Communities in Northeastern America. Chicago Studies in Ethnomusicology, University Of Chicago Press.

Fischer, David Hackett. 2009. Champlain's Dream. Simon and Schuster (USA); Knopf (Canada). A French translation is in progress by Boreal (Paris and Montreal).

Greenhill, Pauline. 1994. Ethnicity in the Mainstream: Three Studies of English Canadian Culture in Ontario (Mcgill-Queen's Studies in Ethnic History). Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press.

Hardwick, Susan W., Fred Shelley, and Donald G. Holtgrieve. 2007. Geography of North America:
Environment, Political Economy, and Culture
. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall,

Hardwick, Susan W. 1993. Russian Refuge: Religion, Migration, and Settlement on the North
American Pacific Rim
. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

James, Patrick and Mark Kasoff, eds. 2008. Canadian Studies in the New Millenium. University of Toronto Press.

Kergin, Michael and Birgit Matthiesen. 2008. A New Bridge for Old Allies. Border Issues Report, Canadian International Council.

Konrad, Victor A. 1995. "Borderlines and Borderlands in the Geography of North American Relations," in Stephen J. Randall and Herman Konrad, eds., NAFTA in Transition. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, pp. 179-192.

Lynch, Timothy. 2004. "Erin's Hope: The Fenian Brotherhood and the Transatlantic Fight for Ireland's Freedom,"
dissertation, City University of New York, Graduate School and University Center.

Ricou, Laurie. 2002. The Arbutus/Madrone Files: Reading the Pacific Northwest. Eugene: Oregon State University Press.

Ricou, Laurie. 2007. Salal: Listening for the Northwest Understory. Edmonton: Newest Publishers.

Stovel, Nora Foster. 2009. Divining Margaret Laurence: A Study of Her Complete Writings. Winnipeg: Manitoba Historical Society.

Stovel, Nora Foster. 1993. Stacey's Choice: Margaret Laurence's The Fire-Dwellers. Canadian Fiction Studies. Series Ed. Robert Lecker. Toronto: ECW Press.

Turgeon, Laurier and Madeleine Pastinelli. 2002. "Eat the World: Postcolonial Encounters in Quebec City's Ethnic Restaurants," in Journal of American Folklore, vol. 115, no 456, p. 247-268.

Turgeon, Laurier. 1997. Ethnologies francophones de l'Amérique et d'ailleurs, (codirection avec Anne-Marie Desdouits), Québec, Presses de l'Université Laval.

Turgeon, Laurier and Denis Laborde. 1999. "Le Parc de l'Aventure Basque en Amérique," in Ethnologie Française, vol. 29, no 3, p. 377-408.

Widdis, R. W. 1997. "American-Resident Migration to Western Canada At The Turn of the Twentieth Century," in Prairie Forum 22, 2, pp. 237-62.

Widdis, R. W. "Crossing an Intellectual and Geographical Border: The Importance of Migration in Shaping the Canadian-American Borderlands at the Turn of the Twentieth Century," in Social Science History (forthcoming 2010).

Widdis, R. W. 1998. With Scarcely A Ripple: Anglo-Canadian Migration into the United States and Western Canada, 1880-1920. Montreal and Kingston:  McGill-Queen's University Press (Mcgill-Queen's Studies in Ethnic History).

Selected Canadian Public Programs

Community Folk Art Council of Toronto,External Link Toronto, Ontario.

Canadian Heritage,External Link Gatineau, Québec.

Selected Canadian Museums, Archives, and Cultural Research Organizations

Canadian Museum of Civilization,External Link Gatineau, Québec.

Centre d’études acadiennes Anselme-Chiasson,External Link Université de Moncton, Moncton, Nouveau Brunswick. (Site in French.)

Centre Franco-Ontarien de Folklore,External Link Sudbury, Ontario. (Site in French.)

L'Institut du Patrimoine Cultural,External Link Université Laval, Québec, Québec. (Research institute on the cultural heritage of French America. Site in French.)

Inventaire des ressources ethnologiques du patrimoine immatériel (IREPI),External Link Université Laval, Québec, Québec. (Ethnological archive focusing on cultures of Québec province. Site in French.)

Memorial University of Newfoundland Folklore and Language Archive,External Link Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland.

Royal Alberta Museum,External Link Edmonton, Alberta.

Royal British Columbia Museum Archives,External Link Victoria, British Columbia.

Selected US Public Programs

American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, DC.

Center for Acadian and Creole Folklore,External Link University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Louisiana.

The Louisiana Folklife Center,External Link Natchitoches, LA.

Maine Folklife Center,External Link University of Maine at Orono.

Smithsonian Center for Folklife Programs and Cultural Heritage,External Link Washington, DC.

Selected US Museums, Archives, and Cultural Research Organizations

Acadian Archives/Archives Acadiennes,External Link University of Maine at Fort Kent.

The Immigration History Research Center,External Link University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.

Maine Folklife Center,External Link University of Maine at Orono.

Special Collections Division, University of Washington Libraries,External Link Seattle, Washington.

University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives,External Link Seattle, Washington.


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