Authored Reviews


Review of Bettina Liverant. Buying Happiness: The Emergence of Consumer Consciousness in English Canada (Vancouver: UBC Press, 2018).  American Review of Canadian Studies 49:2 (2019), 365-7.


Review of McCalla, Douglas.  Consumers in the Bush: Shopping in Upper Canada (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2015), Canadian Historical Review 97:3 (September 2016), 449-452.


Review of Graham Broad, A Small Price to Pay: Consumerism on the Canadian Home Front, 1939-45 (University of British Columbia Press, 2013), Labour/Le Travail 74 (Fall 2014), 357-8.


Review of Meredith Lair, Armed With Abundance: Consumerism and Soldiering During the Vietnam War (University of North Carolina Press, 2011), International Review of Social History 58, no. 2 (August 2013), 347-9.


Review of Kate Haulman, The Politics of Fashion in Eighteenth Century America (University of North Carolina Press, 2011), Journal of Consumer Culture 12:3 (2012), 371-3.


Review of Wendy Robbins, et. al., eds.  Minds of Our Own: Inventing Feminist Scholarship and Women’s Studies in Canada and Québec, 1966–76 (Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2008), Atlantis 34:1 (Fall 2009).


Review of Lindsey McMaster, Working Girls in the West: Representations of Wage Earning Women (UBC Press, 2008), The Canadian Historical Review 90:3 (September 2009), 561-3. 


Review of Judy Giles, The Parlour and the Suburb: Domestic Identities, Class, Femininity and Modernity (Berg, 2004), Labour/Le Travail 59:2 (Fall 2008), 282-285.


Review of Jarrett Rudy, The Freedom to Smoke: Tobacco Consumption and Identity (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2005), Labour/Le Travail 59:1 (Spring 2008), 265-6.


Review of Alison Isenberg, Downtown America: A History of the Place and the People Who Made It (University of Chicago Press, 2004), Urban History Review 34:2 (Fall 2005), 115-6.


Review of Alexandra Palmer, ed. Fashion: A Canadian Perspective (University of Toronto Press, 2004),  H-Canada, H-Net Reviews (May 2005), 


Review of Glenna Matthews, Silicon Valley, Women, and the California Dream: Gender, Class, and Opportunity in the Twentieth Century (Stanford University Press, 2003), Labour/Le Travail 53:1 (Spring 2004), 306-8.


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