Awards

At the Bridge: James Teit and an Anthropology of Belonging

Winner of the International Council for Canadian Studies “Pierre Savard Book Award.” This award is an international award that recognizes an outstanding scholarly monograph that contributes to a better understanding of Canada.

Winner of the Canadian Studies Network’s Best Book in Canadian Studies award 2020

Winner of the Labrecque-Lee Book Prize 2020

Winner of the Federation for Humanities and Social Sciences ‘Canada Prize’ for the best scholarly book in the humanities/social sciences published in Canada in 2019

Winner of the Canadian Historical Association’s Clio Prize (book prize for exceptional contribution to BC history)

Won Second Prize ($1500) for the British Columbia Historical Federation’s 2019 Lieutenant Governor’s Historical Writing Award

Shortlisted for the Canadian Historical Association prize for best scholarly work in Canadian history, 2020

Shortlisted for the Roderick Haig-Brown prize for the book that contributes most to the enjoyment and understanding of British Columbia, 2020

Shortlisted for the Basil-Stuart Book Prize for outstanding scholarly book on British Columbia, 2020

Shortlisted for the Ryga Award for social awareness, 2020

Honourable mention for the Wilson Book Prize


Nature Power: In the Spirit of an Okanagan Storyteller

Won the Roderick Haig-Brown Prize for best regional book, BC Book Awards, 1993


Write It On Your Heart: The Epic World of an Okanagan Storyteller

Short-listed for the Roderick Haig-Brown Prize, BC Book Awards, 1990


Stein: The Way of the River

Won the Bill Duthie Booksellers’ Choice Award, BC Book Awards, 1989