Posted March 21st, 2017
The Vimy Trap: Or, How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Great War (Between the Lines) by Ian McKay and Jamie Swift has been shortlisted for two prestigious awards: the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing and the Sir John A. Macdonald Prize for best book of Canadian history.
Posted June 14th, 2016
Lunch-Bucket Lives: Remaking the Workers’ City by Craig Heron has been awarded the Fred Landon Award from the Ontario Historical Association.
Posted June 2nd, 2016
Nick Dyer-Witheford has been awarded the Gertrude J. Robinson book prize for Cyber-Proletariat: Global Labour in the Digital Vortex.
Posted June 2nd, 2016
The 2016 Canadian Historical Association’s book prizes were recently announced and two of BTL’s books came away with prizes: Unsettling Canada: A National Wake-Up Call by Arthur Manuel and Grand Chief Ron Derrickson; and Lunch-Bucket Lives: Remaking the Workers’ City by Craig Heron.
Posted May 26th, 2016
The Canadian Association of Work and Labour Studies has awarded their 2016 Book Prize to Craig Heron for Lunch-Bucket Lives.
Posted May 3rd, 2016
Unsettling Canada: A National Wake-Up Call by Arthur Manuel and Grand Chief Ronald M. Derrickson with foreword by Naomi Klein has been short-listed for the Canadian Historical Association’s Aboriginal History Book Prize.
Posted March 29th, 2016
Lunch-Bucket Lives:Remaking the Workers’ City by Craig Heron is the International Labor History Association’s (ILHA) 2015 Book of the Year. Lunch-Bucket Lives was also recently short-listed for the Sir John A. Macdonald Prize in History.
Posted February 10th, 2016
Page 178 of Flight & Freedom includes the phrase “Polish SS (Schutzstaffel)” and should read “SS (Schutzstaffel)”. The authors’ intent was to reference the German SS in occupied Poland, not in any way to imply there was a Polish SS.
Posted November 24th, 2015
Congratulations to Marilyn Churley and Craig Heron whose books “Shameless” and “Lunch-Bucket Lives” were shortlisted for the Speaker’s Book Award, hosted by the Ontario Legislature!
Posted June 4th, 2015
Congratulations to Ann Rogers and John Hill for their book “Unmanned: Drone Warfare and Global Security” being a runner-up for the George Ryga Award for Social Awareness.