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What’s Canada’s Origin Story? with Professor Jeffers Lennox

Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness

50min
This episode may contain explicit content.

This week on Getting Curious, things are looking up: to Canada! Professor Jeffers Lennox joins Jonathan to discuss early Canadian history, including British, French, and Indigenous relations in northeastern North America; Canada’s role in the American Revolution; Canada’s confederation story; and what the deal actually was with Benedict Arnold.

 

Jeffers Lennox is an associate professor of History at Wesleyan University. His current book project is North of America: British Provinces, the Revolution, and Creating the United States (under contract, Yale University Press). 

 

You can follow Jeffers on Twitter @jefferslennox, and keep up with his work at www.jefferslennox.com.

 

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