Damien-Claude BÉLANGER

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Damien-Claude BÉLANGER
Chair and Associate Professor, Department of History

2006 - McGill University
2000 - M.A. Université de Montréal
1998 - B.A. Université de Montréal

Room: Desmarais Building, 55 Laurier Avenue East, Room 9101B
Office: 613-562-5800 ext. 5889
Chair's E-mail: hisdir@uottawa.ca

Biography

 

Courses Taught

Fall 2019

  • HIS 1101 The Making of Canada

 

Research Focus

  • Thematic Interests: Intellectual History / Historiography
  • Geographical Focus: Canada and North America
  • Chronological Focus: 19th and 20th Centuries

 

Biography

D.C. Bélanger is a graduate of the Université de Montréal and McGill. He is an Associate Professor of Canadian history at the University of Ottawa and the co-founder of Mens : revue d’histoire intellectuelle et culturelle. His research interests include French Canadian intellectual history and Canadian-American relations. He is the author of two monographs, Prejudice and Pride: Canadian Intellectuals Confront the United States, 1891-1945 (University of Toronto Press, 2011) and Thomas Chapais, historien (Presses de l’Université d’Ottawa, 2018), and is currently working on a history of loyalism in French Canada. A recipient of the University of Ottawa’s Excellence in Education Prize, he teaches survey courses on the history of Quebec and Canada, as well as upper-level courses on Canadian-American relations and on the intellectual history of Quebec and French Canada.

 

Ongoing Research

French Canadian Loyalism, 1760-1960.

 

Selected publications

Monographs:

Thomas Chapais, historien. Ottawa, Presses de l’Université d’Ottawa, 2018. 222 p.

Prejudice and Pride: Canadian Intellectuals Confront the United States, 1891-1945. Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 2011. 322 p.

 

Book Chapters :

"Loyalty, Order, and Quebec’s Catholic Hierarchy, 1763-1867," in Elizabeth Mancke et al., eds. Violence, Order, and Unrest: A History of British North America, 1749-1876, Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 2019, 36-52.

"Thomas Chapais et le Règlement XVII," in Michel Bock et François Charbonneau, eds. Le siècle du règlement XVII, Sudbury, Prise de Parole, 2015, 279-300.

 

Scholarly Articles :

"Thomas Chapais, loyaliste". Revue d’histoire de l’Amérique française, 65 (2012): 439-472.

"L’antiaméricanisme et l’antimodernisme dans le discours de la droite intellectuelle du Canada, 1891-1945." Revue d’histoire de l’Amérique française, 61 (2008): 501-530.

"Lionel Groulx and Franco-America." American Review of Canadian Studies, 33 (2003): 373-389.

 

 

Fields of Interest

  • French Canadian Intellectual History and Canadian-American Relations
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