Daniel Ross

Historian of the city, politics, and society

Category Archives: publications

Confronting Canadian migration history

Today I’m pleased to announce the publication of the second volume in the Active History ebook series, Confronting Canadian Migration History.

April 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Sidewalks, streets, and urban modernity

What do sidewalks and street pavements tell us about the historical city? Quite a bit, it turns out. I recently reviewed Phillip Gordon Mackintosh’s Newspaper City (UTP, 2017) for Historical Geography.

January 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Yonge Street Mall in Spacing

My Spacing article on the Yonge Street mall is out!

February 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Canadian countercultures and the environment

At long last, the Canadian Countercultures and the Environment collection is out!

February 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Vancouver’s “hippie problem”

In the late 1960s Kitsilano was a centre for the Canadian counterculture. How did Vancouver respond?

February 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

“When Sex Dominated Yonge Street”: My piece in Spacing Magazine’s Fall 2014 issue

My article in the latest issue of Spacing takes a look at 1970s debates over vice on Yonge Street. Check it out!

October 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

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