2013 CCHA Annual Conference

University of Victoria 2-4 June 2013 The 80 Annual Conference of the CCHA opened at the University of Victoria with a session on Mid-20th Century English-Canadian Catholicism, A Mari Usque Ad Mare. The first speaker, Robert Dennis of Queen’s University, traced the expansion of the Antigonish Movement ideal across Canada and North America in the…

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Notices

Helpful Hints About Victoria I look forward to welcoming CCHA members to Victoria. Valerie Burke has booked a number of rooms for the CCHA at the Executive House Hotel. It is within a few minutes walk to St Ann’s Academy, Milos, the Greek restaurant and site of our banquet, and the #4 bus that goes…

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Current Publications, Spring 2013

Compiled by Fred J. McEvoy Abé, Takao. The Jesuit Mission to New France: A New Interpretation in the Light of the Earlier Jesuit Experience in Japan. Leiden: Brill, 2011. Codignola, Luca. Little Do We Know: History and Historians of the North Atlantic, 1492-2010. Ed. Matteo Binasco Cagliari: Istituto di Storia dell’Europa Mediterranea, 2011. 520 pp.…

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Obituary: Sister Marion Egan MacDonald (Sister Mary Loretto) 1920-2012

Sister Marion E. MacDonald of the Sisters of Charity of the Immaculate Conception was born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan in 1920. Her parents, Bernard and Marion (Egan) MacDonald, had moved west from Prince Edward Island. They sent her to local Catholic and public schools except for her Grade XII year which she completed at St Joseph’s…

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