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Hans Werner

Hans Werner Title: Senior Scholar
Email: h.werner@uwinnipeg.ca


HIST-2504(3) Survey History of Canada: National
HIST-2505(3) Survey History of Canada: Modern
HIST-2108(3) Mennonite Studies I
HIST-2109(3) Mennonite Studies II
HIST-2132(3) History of Peace and Nonviolence II

Research Interests:

Western Canada; Immigration and Migration

Current Research: Mennonite Immigration and Settlement, 1525 to 2014: A Historical Atlas

D.F. Plett Historical Research Foundation 


Selected Publications

The Constructed Mennonite: History, Memory and the Second World War, (Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2013)

“Restoring the Commons: Land Deals and the Migration of Manitoba Mennonites to Mexico in the 1920s,” Journal of Agricultural History 87(4) (2013):452-472.

“Siberia in the Mennonite Imagination, 1880-1914: Land, Weather, Markets,” Journal of Mennonite Studies 30 (2012): 157-170.

 “'German Only in Their Hearts:' Making and Breaking the Ethnic German Diaspora in the 20th Century,” in Alexander Freund, ed.. Beyond the Nation?: Immigrants' Local Lives in Transnational Cultures, (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2011)