• 1960s American Culture and Identity 

      Chan, Erica; Furlano, Jessica; Khorsandi, Alexia (2017-05-09)
      This unit explores the changes in American identity through investigating the racial and social issues of the time. Focusing on the Civil Rights Movement and Black Culture, students will learn about the changes in culture, ...
    • Killing Kennedy: the Death that Changed a Nation and the World 

      McMurray, Kurtis; McCormac, Matthew; Innes, Jamie (2018-02-08)
      This lesson series is designed for use in Ontario's grade 11 American History course. The lesson series acts as an entry point for studying America in the Post-War period by examining the John F. Kennedy assassination ...
    • Making the scene : Yorkville and Hip Toronto, 1960-1970 

      Henderson, Stuart Robert (2007-10-03)
      For a short period during the 1960s Toronto’s Yorkville district was found at the centre of Canada’s youthful bohemian scene. Students, artists, hippies, greasers, bikers, and “weekenders” congregated in and around the ...
    • Nature's Empire: Postcolonialism, Environmentalism, and Parti pris, 1963-1970 

      Lazure-Beecher, Jonathan
      In 1963, the journal Parti pris was founded in response to the bombings perpetrated by the Front de libération du Québec (FLQ). The journal published on a monthly basis from 1963 till 1968. This period in Quebec coincided ...