Patrizia GentilePatrizia Gentile‘s book Queen of the Maple Leaf : Beauty Contests and Settler Femininity has been nominated for a 2021 Best Scholarly Book in Canadian History Prize, awarded by the Canadian Historical Association. Congratulations Professor Gentile!

The prize is given to the non-fiction work of Canadian history that is deemed to have made the most significant contribution to our understanding of the Canadian past. The winner will be announced at the CHA AGM on June 14th, 2021.

Click here for the shortlist of nominees