Jeanette A. Auger

  • On This Patch of Grass

    City Parks on Occupied Land

    By Matt Hern, Selena Couture, Daisy Couture and Sadie Couture     Forthcoming January 2019

    Parks are a certain kind of property, and thus creations of law, and they are subject to all kinds of presumptions about what parks are for, and what kinds of people should be doing what kinds of things in them. Parks — as they are currently constituted — are colonial enterprises. On This Patch of Grass is an investigation into one small urban park — Vancouver’s Victoria Park, or Bocce Ball Park — as a way to interrogate the politics of land.

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  • The World Turned Upside Down?

    The Socialist Register 2019

    Edited by Leo Panitch and Greg Albo     Forthcoming December 2018

    The latest edition of the Socialist Register explores a range of pressing issues and asks what we can expect from the recent social and political changes occurring across the globe.

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  • Decolonizing Academia

    Poverty, Oppression and Pain

    By Clelia O. Rodríguez     Forthcoming December 2018

    Poetic, confrontational and radical, Decolonizing Academia speaks to those who have been taught to doubt themselves because of the politics of censorship, violence and silence that sustain the Ivory Tower.

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  • Not a New Problem

    Violence in the Lives of Disabled Women

    Edited by Michelle Owen, Diane Hiebert-Murphy and Janice Ristock  Foreword by Emily Ternette     Forthcoming November 2018

    Contributors to Not a New Problem examine the experiences of Canadian women with disabilities, the need for improved access to services and the ways this violence is exacerbated by and intersects with gender, sexuality, Indigeneity, race, ethnicity and class.

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  • Sick and Tired

    Health and Safety Inequalities

    Edited by Stephanie Premji     Forthcoming October 2018

    Bringing together a multidisciplinary group of experts from the fields of labour studies, public health, ergonomics, epidemiology, sociology and law, Sick and Tired examines the inequalities in workplace health and safety.

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  • Staying Alive While Living the Life

    Adversity, Strength, and Resilience in the Lives of Homeless Youth

    By Sue-Ann MacDonald and Benjamin Roebuck     Forthcoming October 2018

    In Staying Alive While Living the Life, Sue-Ann MacDonald and Benjamin Roebuck unpack the realities of living on the streets from the perspective of homeless youth.

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  • Bombardier Abroad

    Patterns of Dispossession

    By David P. Thomas     Forthcoming October 2018

    Centred around a theoretical framework that combines concepts of dispossession, political economy and important interventions from the field of settler colonial studies on the topic of colonial dispossession, Bombardier Abroad is a critical look at the problematic practices of a Canadian corporation and the ways in which the Canadian state is culpable.

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  • Viola Desmond

    Her Life and Times

    By Graham Reynolds  With Wanda Robson     Forthcoming October 2018

    Accessible, concise and timely, this book tells the incredible, important story of Viola Desmond, considered by many to be Canada’s Rosa Parks.

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    A Roseway Book
  • IKWE Pre-Order Bundle

    By Jackie Traverse     Forthcoming September 2018

    Special Pre-Order Bundle of Jackie Traverse’s new colouring book, IKWE, and her previous book, Sacred Feminine, for $30. This price does not include shipping.

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  • IKWE

    Honouring Women, Life Givers, and Water Protectors

    By Jackie Traverse     Forthcoming September 2018

    “I had the privilege of going to Standing Rock twice. The strength and power that came from the women there inspired this book. To be a woman is to be a life giver and water protector. Even if you never have children, you have that sense, and the duty to honour and protect the water is within you,” writes Traverse.

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    A Roseway Book