Consumers in the Bush - Book Launch by Rural History Roundtable
Date and Time
Grad Lounge, Level 5, University Centre
The Rural History Roundtable cordially invites you to celebrate the launch of Douglas McCalla’s Consumers in the Bush: Shopping in Rural Upper Canada
Tuesday, April 7th 3:30-5:00pm
Grad Lounge, Level 5, University Centre, University of Guelph
“Douglas McCalla constructs a vivid and unparalleled portrayal of consumption patterns through analysis of general store sales in rural Upper Canada, while also providing sound analysis of the existing historiography. Consumers in the Bush is a valuable contribution to many fields of historical investigation and an excellent foundation for further scholarship.” - Elizabeth Mancke, University of New Brunswick
Douglas McCalla is University Professor Emeritus in the Department of History at the University of Guelph and the founder of the Rural History Roundtable.
Light snacks provided, cash bar.