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Amy-Shaw

Dr. Amy Shaw

 

Affiliation

Associate Professor of History at the University of Lethbridge

Bio

Amy Shaw is interested in how the responsibilities of citizenship are articulated in wartime, and their intersections with gender, dissent, and nationalism and imperialism. She is the author of Crisis of Conscience: Conscientious Objectors in Canada in the First World War, and co-editor of A Sisterhood of Suffering and Service’: Women and Girls of Canada and Newfoundland in the Great War.

Select Publications

“Dissent in Canada against the South African War, 1899-1902” in Worth Fighting For: War Resistance in Canadian History from 1812 to the War on Terror, Michael Dawson and Lara Campbell eds. Toronto: Between the Lines Press, March 2015.

“Expanding the Narrative: A First World War with Women, Children, and Grief,” Canadian Historical Review. 95, 3/ September 2014, 398-406.

“The Soldier, the Victorian Body, and the South African War,” in Contesting Bodies and Nation in Canadian History, Jane Nicholas and Patrizia Gentile eds. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2013.

‘A Sisterhood of Suffering and Service’: Women and Girls of Canada and Newfoundland in the Great War. edited with Sarah Glassford, University of British Columbia Press, 2012.

Crisis of Conscience: Conscientious Objectors in Canada in the First World War. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2009.

Awards

University of Lethbridge Community of Research Excellence Development Opportunities (CREDO) Grant, 2012

University of Lethbridge Internal SSHRC, 2011

Research Dissemination Grant, 2011

Aid to Scholarly Publications Grant, 2011 and 2008

Contact

amy.shaw@uleth.ca

Contact Information

Matt Baker, Senior Research Associate and Centre Coordinator
[email protected]
(519) 884-0710 ext. 2080

Mailing Address
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Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON, Canada
N2L 3C5

Physical Address
232 King St. N. Waterloo, ON

Business Hours
Monday to Friday: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday to Sunday: Closed

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