Call for Papers / Save the date

This year’s Ontario Women’s History Network conference will be held in London on October 25-26 at Museum London. Always a wonderful chance to network and to hear about the latest in women’s history, this year’s conference will examine the theme of the history of women and health, broadly defined. There will be opportunities to tour […]

New historical novel

In the fall of 2019, a new novel by Ruth Latta, Votes, Love and War will be published.  It focusses on Winnipeg journalists and sisters Lillian Beynon Thomas and Francis Marion Beynon and their participation in the Manitoba women’s suffrage movement.  Through a fictional narrator, Latta shows the warmth and vigor of the women’s suffrage […]

2018 Annual Conference

            In October 2018, OWHN/RHFO held its annual conference at the beautiful Canadian Museum of History (CMH) in Gatineau, P.Q. The Conference theme was “Exhibiting Gender: Telling Her Stories.” Participants explored women’s representation in the new History Hall and other museum exhibits. Thanks to CMH agreeing to be a co-host of the conference, it was […]

News from the Canadian Committee on Women’s History (CCWH/CCHF)

About the CCWH/CCHF: http://chashcacommittees-comitesa.ca/ccwh-cchf/ “Rise Up! A Digital Archive of Feminist Activism is looking to expanding their existing teaching resources section. As part of the process, they are seeking feedback from anyone who might have used these resources or the archives in their teaching and/or research. If you have used these resources and want to help […]