Rural History Round table Fall Schedule

URBAN AND RURAL PATTERNS OF MARRIAGE IN TWENTIETH-CENTURY SOUTH AFRICA: Evidence from Anglican Marriage Records

Johan Fourie, Associate Professor of Economics at Stellenbosch University, South Africa

WEDNESDAY, 13 SEPTEMBER, 4:00-5:30 PM

Location: MacKinnon Building, Room 132, University of Guelph

 

BEEF-PRODUCING SPECTACLES, COLOUR-BLIND SAILORS, AND OTHER PROBLEMS: Vision and Modernity in Late Nineteenth-Century Rural Nova Scotia

Sara Spike, Historian, Eastern Shore Islands Heritage Research Project, Nova Scotia

THURSDAY, 19 OCTOBER, 4:00-5:30 PM

Location: MacKinnon Building, Room 132, University of Guelph

 

INTERPRETING AGRICULTURE AT MUSEUMS AND HISTORIC SITES

Debra A. Reid, Curator of Agriculture and the Environment at-The Henry Ford Museum, Professor- Emeritus, Eastern Illinois University, & Past President of the Association of 'Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums

WEDNESDAY, 15 NOVEMBER, 7:00-8:30 PM

Location: MacKinnon Building, Room 132, University of Guelph

 

AN ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY OF THE RURAL ONTARIO CHEESE INDUSTRY

Hayley Goodchild, Independent Scholar of Food Agriculture, and the Environment in Canada & Instructor at Trent University

WEDNESDAY, 29 NOVEMBER 3:30-5:00 PM

Location: MacKinnon Building, Room 132, University of Guelph