Indigenous People, Archives, and History

March 7, 2018
12:30 to 1:30
Leatherdale Commons

Dr. Mary Jane Logan McCallum

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Dr. Mary Jane Logan McCallum is a professor of History at the University of Winnipeg. Her research focuses on modern Indigenous histories, especially in the areas of health, education, and labour. Her book Indigenous Women, Work and History: 1940-1980 (University of Manitoba Press, 2014) explores Indigenous women's labour history. Her recent work focuses on Indigenous histories of tuberculosis in Manitoba in the years 1930-1970 and is support by the Canadian Institute of Health Research. Dr. McCallum is the first recipient of the University of Winnipeg Indigenous Research Scholar Award.