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Nancy Janovicek

Position: 

Annual Fellow 2011-12

Biography: 

Nancy Janovicek is associate professor of History. She is the author of No Place To Go: Local Histories of the Battered Women's Shelter Movement (UBC Press 2007) and co-editor with Catherine Carstairs of Feminist History in Canada: Essays on Women, Gender, Work, and Nation (UBC Press, 2013). She is currently writing a book on the history of the 1960s and 1970s back-to-the-land movement in the West Kootenays, British Columbia and is beginning a new research project on reproductive justice. She is a member of the Executive Council of the CIH.

Research Activities: 

Conflicts and Coalitions in the Back-to-the-land Movement, West Kootenays, British Columbia

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