Charmaine's News

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
"Slavery in Canada," The Natasha Hall Show, CJAD 800 AM News - Talk Radio

Audio recording

Thursday, September 14, 2017
"15 Professors of the Year 2017," The Harvard Crimson
http://www.thecrimson.com/topic/15-interesting-professors-2017/

http://www.thecrimson.com/article/2017/9/14/fifteen-professors-2017-charmaine-nelson/

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
"Harvard research on Nova Scotia slavery ads aims to broaden understanding of history," CBC News Nova Scotia
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/harvard-research-slavery-ads-newspapers-nova-scotia-1.4287485?cmp=rss

Audio Recording

Thursday, September 7, 2017
News in Brief: "Unearthing the Visual Culture of Canadian Slavery," Canadian Art
http://canadianart.ca/news/news-in-brief-unearthing-the-visual-culture-of-canadian-slavery/

Monday, September 4, 2017
"McGill Professor introducing Canada's Slave History at Harvard," The Montreal Gazette
http://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/mcgill-professor-introducing-canadas-slave-history-at-harvard

Friday, September 1, 2017
"Undergrads at Harvard will study Canadian Slave History this fall thanks to a professor from McGill," University Affairs
http://www.universityaffairs.ca/news/news-article/undergrads-harvard-will-study-canadian-slave-history-fall-thanks-professor-mcgill/

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
"Bay Removes Jefferson David Plaque," CTV News Channel
https://www.facebook.com/CTVNewsChannel/videos/1517890241605635/

Friday, July 21, 2017
"The Canadian Narrative about Slavery is Wrong," The Walrus
https://thewalrus.ca/the-canadian-narrative-about-slavery-is-wrong/

July 2017
Charmaine Nelson, Up Close: Young Black Women Making Canada Better, CBC Radio
http://www.cbc.ca/radio/upclose/charmaine-nelson-1.4180766

Tuesday to Saturday, 13-17 June 2017
Collegium for African American Research (CAAR), Diasporic Encounters, Subjectivities in Transit: Race, Gender, Religion, and Sexualities in the African Diaspora; The University of Málaga, Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, Málaga, Spain
Conference Paper: “Unfree (Im)mobility: Reading Travel as Resistance in Late Eighteenth- and Early Nineteenth-Century Fugitive Slave Advertisements of Nova Scotia and Quebec” 
conference website
conference program

Monday, 24 April 2017
Book Review: Charmaine A. Nelson, "Slavery, Geography, and Empire in Nineteenth-Century Marine Landscapes of Montreal and Jamaica," London and New York: Routledge/Taylor Francis, 2016. 416 pp., 16 colour plates, 26 b/w illus. Cloth $149.9, ISBN: 9781409468912; reviewed by Renée Ater http://www.racar-racar.com/r_ater_nelson_2017.html

Tuesday, 30 May 2017
"Charmaine Nelson to bring Black Canadian History to Harvard," McGill Reporter
http://publications.mcgill.ca/reporter/2017/05/charmaine-nelson-to-bring-black-canadian-history-to-harvard/

Thursday, 25 May, 2017
"Charmaine Nelson to bring Black Canadian History to Harvard," McGill - Arts News
https://www.mcgill.ca/arts/node/6317

Wednesday, 10 May, 2017
"Making Visible Black Bodies: An Interview with Dr. Charmaine A. Nelson," Articulation Magazine
http://www.articulationmagazine.com/index.php/2017/05/10/making-visible-black-bodies-an-interview-with-dr-charmaine-a-nelson/

Sunday, 2 April 2017
"How Can Men Support Women Under the Trump Administration," POPSUGAR
https://www.popsugar.com/news/How-Can-Men-Support-Women-Allies-43356715

Thursday, 16 February 2017
"Racism in Canadian Policing and Society," The Leslie Roberts Show, CJAD Talk Radio
http://www.iheartradio.ca/cjad?autoplay=1.2407486

Tuesday, 14 February 2017
"Roundtable: Cash's Bundle: Fugitive Slave Advertisements, Clothing, and Self-Care," The Junto: A Group Blog on Early American History
https://earlyamericanists.com/2017/02/14/roundtable-cashs-bundle-fugitive-slave-advertisements-clothing-and-self-care/

Monday, 13 February 2017: 6:30pm
"The Untold Story of Slavey in Canada and Montreal," Roundtable Discussion, McGill University, Law Faculty, Moot Court, 3644 Peel Street, Montreal (entrance free)
http://publications.mcgill.ca/reporter/2017/02/the-untold-story-of-slavery-in-canada-and-montreal/

Thursday, 9 February 2017
Jeff Tuxworth Interview with Prof. Charmaine A. Nelson, Vibe 105 FM
https://soundcloud.com/vibetalks/jeff-tuxworth-interviews-dr-charmaine-nelson

Monday, 29 February 2016
"Canadian Fugitive Slave Advertisements: An Untapped Archive of Resistance," Borealia: A Group Blog on Canadian History
http://earlycanadianhistory.ca/2016/02/29/canadian-fugitive-slave-advertisements-an-untapped-archive-of-resistance/

Tuesday, 16 February 2016
"The Tommy Schnurmacher Show," CJAD 800 AM News - Talk Radio
https://soundcloud.com/tommy-schnurmacher-show/the-uncomfortable-history-of-slavery-in-canada-february-16-2016

Thursday, 11 February 2016
"A Lifetime in Academia: These Six Alumni are making Great Strides in their University Careers," Concordia University Magazine
http://www.concordia.ca/content/shared/en/news/offices/vpdersg/aar/2016/02/10/a-lifetime-in-academia.html

Wednesday, 27 January 2016
"Free City Radio," CKUT Radio
https://soundcloud.com/freecityradio/interview-charmaine-nelson-on-the-ways-art-history-points-to-canadas-deep-relationship-to-slavery

Tuesday, 26 January 2016
"The Tommy Schnurmacher Show," CJAD 800 AM News - Talk Radio
https://soundcloud.com/tommy-schnurmacher-show/racial-profiling-panel-january-26-2016

Wednesday, 12 August 2015
"Should the 'N-Word' be removed from Quebec place names?," CTV Montreal
http://montreal.ctvnews.ca/video?playlistId=1.2514542

Friday, 1 May 2015
Charmaine Nelson appointed as 2015-17 Fellow in McGill's Institute for the Public Life of Arts and Ideas
http://iplai.ca/who-we-are/staff-student-faculty/faculty-fellows/

Monday, 9 March 2015
"Why Black Painter Grafton T. Brown was Lost to Canadian Art History," Q - Arts, Music, Culture, Entertainment, CBC Radio
http://www.cbc.ca/radio_template_2012/audiopop.html?autoPlay=true&clipIds=2657960080

Monday, 23 February 2015
Maya Johnson, "Special Report: Examining the Blackface Debate," CTV Montreal
http://montreal.ctvnews.ca/video?playlistId=1.2247714

Saturday, 21 February 2015
T'Cha Dunlevy, "Blackface in Quebec: Intent vs. Offense," Montreal Gazette
http://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/blackface-in-quebec-intent-vs-offence

Tuesday, 20 Janauary 2015
Candy Palmater, "Minstrelsy in Canada and Rideau Vert Incident," Q - Arts, Music, Culture, Entertainment, CBC Radio
http://www.cbc.ca/q/popupaudio.html?clipIds=2648959363

Tuesday, 14 January 2015
Shawn Apel, "Rideau Vert Minstrelsy Incident," CBC Radio Noon
http://www.cbc.ca/video/player.html?clipid=2647902481&position=241348&site=cbc.news.ca

Thursday, 4 December 2014
"The Tommy Schnurmacher Show," CJAD 800 AM News - Talk Radio
https://soundcloud.com/tommy-schnurmacher-show/what-is-happening-with-how-blacks-are-treating-the-black-community-in-the-usa-december-5-2014

Monday, 27 October 2014
"The Tommy Schnurmacher Show," CJAD 800 AM News - Talk- Radio
https://soundcloud.com/tommy-schnurmacher-show/mcgill-professor-charmaine-nelson-on-the-issues-of-race-and-universities-october-27-2014

Monday, 15 September 2014
Raffy Boudjikanian, "Facebook User Page Accused of Racism Removed after CBC Inquiry," CBC News Montreal Special Report
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/facebook-user-page-accused-of-racism-removed-after-cbc-inquiry-1.2765946

Friday, 12 September 2014
Egbert Gaye, "Interested in Race and Representation," Community Contact Montreal, Life and Style
http://www.montrealcommunitycontact.com/life-style/1304-interested-in-race-and-representation

Saturday, 15 March 2014
Netta Kornberg, "#WhiteHistoryMonth: Canada's Art History," Africa is a Country
http://africasacountry.com/whitehistorymonth-canadas-art-history/

Monday, 10 February 2014
Takara Small, "Canada's Secret Slave-Owning Past Revealed," Metro New Canada

http://metronews.ca/voices/mom-and-pop-shops/935648/canadian-secret-slave-past/

Saturday, 8 February 2014
Shari Okeke, "Montreal Laureatesof Black History Month," CBC Montreal, Parts I and II
http://www.cbc.ca/allinaweekend/event/2014/02/08/montreal-laureates-of-black-history-month/

Friday, 7 February 2014
Aphrodite Salas, "Montreal's Slave History," CTV News Montreal
http://montreal.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=289080

Tuesday, 4 February 2014
Video by Marie-France Coallier, "Quebec's History of Slavery," Ottawa Citizen
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/Video+Quebec+history+slavery/9456416/story.html

Tuesday, 4 February 2014
Lynn Desjardins, "Painting Speaks of Black Slavery In Canada," Radio Canada International
http://www.rcinet.ca/en/2014/02/04/painting-speaks-of-black-slavery-in-canada/

Saturday, 1 February 2014
Marian Scott, "Painting offers Glimps into Canada's Slave-owning Past,"  The Montreal Gazette
Video by Marie-France Coallier

http://www.montrealgazette.com/life/Painting+offers+glimpse+into+Canada+slave+owning+past/9456323/story.html

FeBruary 2014
Black History Month Round Table
Charmaine Nelson named as 2014 Laureate
http://moishistoiredesnoirs.com/index.php/en/laureats/laureats/item/64-charmaine-nelson

Saturday, November 16, 2013: 5:00pm
CBC Radio One, Cinq a Six
Interview with Jeanette Kelly regarding Resurgence of Blackface in Canada
http://www.cbc.ca/cinqasix/

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
CBC News Manitoba
"Winnipeg Nightclub Blasted for Blackface Photo"
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/winnipeg-nightclub-blasted-for-blackface-photo-1.2255492

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 9:10am (Central Time)
CBC Radio Morning, Winnipeg (990AM or 89.3FM)
Interview with Marcy Markusa
Blackface Incident in Winnipeg
http://www.cbc.ca/inforadio/

Sunday to Thursday, October 6-10, 2013
XXXVII Coloquio Internacional de historia del Arte
Estetica del Paisaje en las Americas
Mesa 1: CONSTRUCCION DEL PAISAJE: PERSPECTIVAS ALTERNAS, FENOMENOLOGIAS EXPERIMENTALES
9:00 am to 10:20am: Charmaine Nelson present on : "Oh Canada!: Re-Claiming Slavery and Imperialism in Montreal Landscapes"

Watch Live: http://www.ago.net/international-colloquium-for-art-history

Friday, October 4, 2011 (CFRA 580 News Talk Radio Ottawa)
Interviewed Regarding: Racism in Canada
By: Michael Harris
http://embed.prostopleer.com/track?id=5179475cI4S

Saturday, September 21, 2011
Canadian University Press
Interviewed Regarding: “Student to File complaint with Quebec Human Rights Commission over Frosh blackface incident”
By: Sarah Deshaies
http://thelinknewspaper.ca/article/1752

Friday, September 20, 2011
The Link, Concordia’s independent Newspaper since 1980 (Montreal)
Interviewed Regarding: “Racial Tension Builds: HEC Students Caught in blackface on Campus”
By: Jacob Roberts
http://cupwire.ca/articles/47455