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A Long Journey: Residential Schools in Labrador and Newfoundland is now available!

September 20, 2020

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For years, the story of residential schools has been told by the authorities who ran them. A Long Journey helps redress this imbalance by listening closely to the accounts of former students, as well as drawing extensively on government, community, and school archives. The book examines the history of boarding schools in Labrador and St. Anthony, and, in doing so, contextualizes the ongoing determination of Indigenous communities to regain control over their children’s education.

Now Available! Resettlement: Uprooting and Rebuilding Communities in Newfoundland and Labrador and Beyond

September 10, 2020

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Resettlement is a global phenomenon once again at the forefront of political debate in Newfoundland and Labrador. In Resettlement: Uprooting and Rebuilding Communities in Newfoundland and Labrador and Beyondedited by political scientist Isabelle Côté and geographer Yolande Pottie-Sherman, scholars examine a process that begins before and continues long after communities or individuals move, and places the Newfoundland and Labrador experience in conversation with other global contemporary resettlement projects.

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