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Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize Winners


John Thistle

2016 Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize Winner

Winner: John Thistle: Resettling the Range: Animals, Ecologies, and Human Communities in British Columbia.

Shortlist: Lisa Pasolli: Working Mothers and the Child Care Dilemma: A History of British Columbia’s Social Policy; Maria Tippett: Made in British Columbia: Eight Ways of Making Culture.

2015 Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize Winner

Jean Barman

Jean Barman

Winner: Jean Barman: French Canadians, Fur, and Indigenous Women in the Making of the Pacific Northwest (UBC Press)

Read more about Jean Barman’s accomplishments here.

Shortlist: Nancy J. Turner: Ancient Pathways, Ancestral Knowledge: Ethnohistory and the Ecological Wisdom of Indigenous Peoples of Northwestern North America (McGill-Queen’s). Richard Beamish and Gordon Macfarlane, eds.: The Sea Among Us: the Amazing Strait of Georgia (Harbour).

2014 Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize Winner

David Stouck

David Stouck

Winner: David Stouck: Arthur Erickson: An Architect’s Life (Douglas & McIntyre).
Read more about David Stouck’s accomplishments here.

2013 Inaugural Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize Winner

Derek Hayes

Derek Hayes

Winner: Derek Hayes: British Columbia: A New Historical Atlas (Douglas & McIntyre).
Read more about Derek Hayes here.