Media Coverage


"U of R researcher looking into colonial origins of Canadian sugar obsession." Global TV. 9 August 2020. 



"Mary Quayle Innis and the Professor." Witness to Yesterday: The Podcast of The Champlain Society. Patrice Dutil and Donica Belisle. 24 minutes. 24 January 2020. 

Print and Online

University of Regina. "The new lesson plan: Arts faculty innovate in the remote classroom." Education News. 17 November 2020.

University Advancement and Communications. "Research into sugar, fake news, eye-tracking tech, and a national peace initiative receives funding." University of Regina. 8 July 2020.

Roberta Bell. "COVID-19 lockdown shows importance of food traditions in northwest Saskatchewan.Global News. 10 June 2020.

Michael Waters, "‘Vis-O-Matic’ Was the 1950s Version of Online Shopping," Smithsonian Magazine (20 June 2019).

Joe Castaldo, “The Death of the Department Store (1796-2017),” Macleans Magazine.  29 November 2017 .


Maryse Zeidler, “How Vancouver’s Woodward’s could pave the future of dying department stores.”  CBC News.  28 October 2017. 


Ashley Martin, "Women played all kinds of roles during the First World War."  Regina Leader-Post.  7 March 2017.


Lypny, Natascia. “Saskatchewan Celebrates 100 Years of (Some) Women Getting the Vote," Regina Leader-Post (12 March 2016). 


Greg Beatty, “100 Years of Suffrage,”  Prairie Dog Magazine (Regina) 3 March 2016. 


*Republished in Planet S Magazine (Saskatoon), 3 March 2016.


Ashley Martin, “The F word, manhaters and gender discrimination up for debate at University of Regina,” Regina Leader Post (19 January 2016).


*Republished in Edmonton Journal, Vancouver Province, Calgary Herald, and Saskatoon StarPhoenix


Christina Frangou, "A Brief History of the Status Symbol," Avenue Magazine (April 2015).




Guest, “Blue Sky.”  [Phone-in radio show], CBC Radio One, Saskatchewan.  Noon-hour show on "International Women’s Day.”  8 March 2018.   


Guest, “Blue Sky” [Phone-in radio show], CBC Radio One, Saskatchewan. Topic: Are You a Feminist? 20 January 2016.


Interview with Sheila Coles, CBC Radio One Saskatchewan, Morning Edition.  Topic: Women and the Vote.  14 October 2015.  Audio online: (last accessed 12 October 2016).


Guest, “Blue Sky” [Phone-in radio show], CBC Radio One, Saskatchewan. Topic: Catalogues.  6 September 2014.


“Feedback” Radio Show.  Topic: “Retail Nation: Department Stores and the Making of Modern Canada.”  CKLQ, 880 AM, Brandon, MB, 11 April 2011.


“Today in Canadian History” Radio Show.  Topic: “Eaton’s: Rise and Fall.”  CJSW 90.9 FM Radio, Calgary, AB, 22 January 2010.