International Journal of Canadian Studies

International Journal of Canadian Studies now available from the University of Toronto Press

The University of Toronto Press is pleased to announce the addition of International Journal of Canadian Studies to the UTP publishing program, joining a group of distinguished learned journals.   

International Journal of Canadian Studies is a bilingual, multidisciplinary, and peer-reviewed journal publishing the latest research in Canadian Studies from around the world. IJCS prides itself in being the only scholarly journal to bring together academic research conducted both by Canadians and academics studying Canada from abroad. The International Journal of Canadian Studies provides a common space for Canadianists from across the globe to pursue scholarly questions pertaining to Canada.  Issues feature articles and review essays, offering a comprehensive study of the work being done globally in Canadian Studies. International Journal of Canadian Studies is available for sale at

Founded in 1901, University of Toronto Press (UTP) is Canada's leading scholarly publisher and one of the largest university presses in North America. UTP publishes approximately 200 new books and 35 journals annually in a wide range of disciplines. A leader in its field, University of Toronto Press Journals Division publishes a wide selection of scholarly journals and magazines in both print and online formats and is dedicated to innovation in publishing and the sustainability of scholarly journals.  The Journals team works hand-in-hand with editors and associations to assist publications in achieving their goals in the most efficient and cost effective manner – resulting in major strides forward in areas such as online peer review systems and online advance publishing.

... UTP is the perfect home for IJCS and its actual readers and future readers. IJCS is committed to publish interdisciplinary work of high quality, by scholars at the national and international levels.... It is the perfect fit to make sense of Canada ...

                                                                        Dr Claude Couture, IJCS Past-Editor-in-Chief


For more information, please contact

Carrie Macmillan

University of Toronto Press Journals. Publishing Assistant, Journals

5201 Dufferin Street, Toronto, Ontario, M3H 5T8

Phone: 416-667-7777 Ext. 7849


As of May 2014 IJCS Editorial Board


Melissa Haussman

Carleton University, Political Science


Oriana Palusci

Univ. di Napoli ‘L’Orientale’, Literature


Milena Santoro

Georgetown University, Literature


Louise Carbert

Dalhousie University, Political Science


Richard Nimijean

Carleton University, Canadian Studies


Chair of the Editorial Board:

Patrick James

University of Southern California, Social Sciences


Book Reviewer

Dr. Andrew Nurse

Coordinator, Canadian Studies
Mount Allison University
63D York St., Sackville NB
E4L 1G9


Editorial Board:

Emperatriz Arreaza-Camero, University of Zulia, Venezuela

Zilá Bernd, Université fédérale du Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil

Carrie Bourassa University of Regina, Canada

Anna Branach-Kallas, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Poland

Luca Codignola, Genova University, Italy

Maeve Conrick, University College Cork, Ireland

Alexandra Dobrowolsky, St. Mary’s University, Canada

Roseanna Dufault, Ohio Northern University Ada, USA

John Eric Fossum, University of Oslo, Norway

Elisabeth Gidengil, McGill University, Canada

Hélène Harter, Université Rennes 2, France

Michel Hogue, Carleton University, Canada

Shelley Hornstein, York University, Canada

Coral Ann Howells, University of Reading, United Kingdom

Smaro Kamboureli, University of Toronto, Canada

Christopher Kirkey, SUNY Plattsburgh, USA

Ursula Lehmkuhl, Univ.Trier Fachbereich III, Germany

Li Wei, Shang Dong University, P.R. China

Estl Mayer, Concordia University, Canada

Robyn Morris, University of Wollongong, Australia

Michael Orsini, University of Ottawa, Canada

Shana Poplack, University of Ottawa, Canada

Karen Stote, Wilfred Laurier University, Canada

Elizabeth Tilley, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland

Stéphanie von Hlatky, Queen’s University, Canada

Diana Yankova, New Bulgarian University, Bulgaria

Mahsa Bakhshaei, McGill University, Canada



Issue #51

IJCS #51

Issue # 50, 2014

Where is Québec in Canadian Studies?

Issue # 49, 2014

Reopening the "Myth of the North American City" Debate

Issue #48, 2014

Print Culture, mobility, and the Middlebrow

Issue #47, 2013

Aging Societies

Issue #45-46, 2012

Francophonies, Interculturality, Cultures and Strategies /

Issue # 44 2011

Americanity, Continentalism and Globalisation

Issue # 43 Spring 2011

Miscellaneous: international perspectives on Canada

Issue # 42 Fall 2010

Canadian Issues: childhoods, states, nationalisms

Issue # 41 2010

Representation of First Nations and Métis

Issue # 39-40 2009

Culture / Natures in Canada

Issue # 38 2008

Borders, Migrations and Managing Diversity: New Mappings

Issue # 37 2008

Canadian Challenges

Issue # 36 2007

Democracy, Rule of Law, Human Rights. Canada 25 Years after the Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Issue # 35 2007

Sport, Identity and Social Division in Canada

Issue # 33-34 2006

30 Years of Canadian Studies

Issue # 32 2005

Open-topic Issue

Issue # 31 2005

Canada and Asia

Issue # 30 2004


Issue # 29 Fall 2004


Issue # 28 Fall 2003

Health and Well-Being in Canada

Issue # 27 Spring 2003


Issue # 26 Fall 2002

Performing Canada

Issue # 25 Spring 2002


Issue # 24 Fall 2001


Issue # 23 Spring 2001

Spirituality, Faith, Belief

Issue # 22 Fall 2000

Canada and the World in the Twentieth Century

Issue # 21 Spring 2000


Issue # 20 Fall 1999

Rebellion and Resistance

Issue # 19 Spring 1999

Articles from Canadian Studies Journals Around the World

Issue # 18 Fall 1998

Diaspora and Exile

Issue # 17 Spring 1998


Issue # 16 Fall 1997

Nationalism and Globalization

Issue # 15 Spring 1997

Time, Space and Place

Issue # 14 Fall 1996

Citizenship and Rights

Issue # 13 Spring 1996

Canada in the Americas

Issue # 12 Fall 1995

Aboriginal Peoples and Canada

Issue # 11 Spring 1995

Women in Canadian Society

Issue # 10 Fall 1994

Identities and Marginalities

Issue # 9 Spring 1994

Canada and the USSR/CIS Northern Neighbours

Special Issue Winter 1993

Generations in Canadian Society

Issue # 7-8 Spring-Fall 1993

The Charter, Federalism and the Constitution

Issue # 6 Fall 1992

Arts and Literature in Canada: Views from Abroad

Issue # 5 Spring 1992

European Contacts with Canada

Issue # 4 Fall 1991

The Evolving Canadian Landscape

Issue # 3 Spring 1991

The Changing Dimensions of Ethnicity

Issue # 1-2 Spring-Fall 1990

Research on Canada

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