Week Five: Sept. 29 & Oct. 1

Tuesday, September 29

The Making of British North America

Greg Rogers, Ph.D. Student, Department of History

Current Event No. 2 due

-Assignment: John Mack Faragher, “‘A Great and Noble Scheme’: Thoughts on the Expulsion of the Acadians,” Acadiensis, XXXVI, no. 1 (Autumn 2006), pp.82-92.

-Assignment: Short Reaction No. 2

Thursday, October 1

Why Should we Care About 18th Century Nova Scotia? Comparing Acadians, Planters, and Loyalists

 Guest lecturer: Dr. Liam Riordan (Department of History)

-Assignment: Current Event No. 3

-Assignment: Reading TBA


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