Archives in context

Archives in Context is a series of lectures presented by the Archives of the University of Ottawa, the Archives and Special Collections (Morisset Library) and the Centre for Research on French Canadian Culture (Faculty of Arts).

Upcoming lectures

A Shot in the Dark: Ghosts of University Military Training in Canada

By Ken Kingsbury

Ken Kingsbury is an independent researcher.

When: February 15, 2017

Where: University of Ottawa Archives, 100 Marie-Curie (012)


Georgette Lamoureux: de l'écriture épistolaire à l'écriture de l'histoire d'Ottawa

By Ghislain Thibault

Ghislain is an archivist at Centre de recherche en civilisation canadiennefrançaise

When: March 22, 2017 at noon.

Where: Centre de recherche en civilisation canadienne française, Morisset building (040)


Previous lectures

First Love: The Story of the Birth Control Handbook

By Christabelle Sethna

Birth Control Handbook


Christabelle Sethna is an associate professor in the Institute for Feminist and Gender Studies, Faculty of Social Science, at the University of Ottawa. She does research in the history of sex education, contraception, and abortion.

When: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at noon.

Where: Archives and Special Collections, Morisset Building (039)



A journey through Slovak Archives

By Mark Stolarik

Mark Stolarik is professor, Department of History, University of Ottawa

When: March 23, 2016 at noon.

Where: Archives and Special Collections, Morisset Building, (039)

Archives en contexte 2

Le Vatican et l’Ontario français au moment du Règlement 17 : les archives du CRCCF à l’étude

February 3, 2016

Michel Bock, Department of History, University of Ottawa
Pavillon Morisset, CRCCF, room 040, 11:30am - 1pm

Meet the New Boss, Same as the Old Boss: Changes and Similarities in the University of Ottawa’s Administration 1965-1969

October 7, 2015

Adam Strömbergsson-DeNora, Master's student in English, University of Ottawa

100, Marie-Curie Street, AUO, room 012, 12:00 to 13:30


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