History 236 (201) Memory, Representation and Interpretation: Public History in Canada

Instructor(s)

Term

2

Course Level

Undergraduate

Description

An introduction to public history in Canada. An exploration of the politics and practice of representing the past in a variety of sites, and questions of historical interpretation, memory, and audience. Hist 236 will introduce students to the methods of historical practice, including primary-source analysis, historical writing, library and research skills, and public history.