Public Writing


Donica Belisle. On the Bay's 350th, let's remember department stores' contributions to colonialism and white supremacy. Active History, 8 July 2020.

Donica Belisle. Food in a Time of CrisisDegrees Magazine. 30 June 2020. 

Donica BelisleWill COVID-19 transform the Canadian consumer nation? Lessons from the past suggest ‘no’. NiCHE (Network in Canadian History & Environment). 25 June 2020.

Donica Belisle. What Canada knows about food crises can help prevent shortages and protect workers during coronavirusThe Conversation. 11 May 2020.

Republished by The University of Regina, 19 May 2020.

Donica Belisle. Illness, Shortages, and Inflation: Going Shopping in Pandemic Times. University of Toronto Press Blog. 1 May 2020.

Donica Belisle with Kiera Mitchell.  Giving Credit: Gender and the hidden labour behind academic prestige. London School of Economics Impact Blog. 18 September 2019.

Republished by the London School of Economics Business Review as "Behind Every Successful Man." 21 September 2019.

Republished by the World Economic Forum as "Women need to be recognised for their part in men's academic prestige." 24 September 2019.

Donica Belisle. “Québec’s fashion police: A century of telling women what not to wear,” The Conversation (12 December 2018).  


Republished by The National Post (13 December 2018); The Montreal Gazette (13 December 2018); The Ottawa Citizen (13 December 2018); and the University of Regina (12 December 2018). 



Donica Belisle and Andrea Eidinger. “Who are Canada’s Most ‘Historically Significant Women’? A Response to the Globe and Mail.”  The Conversation (16 November 2018).   


Re-published in The National PostThe Montreal Gazette, and the University of Regina.