Living Treaties: Narrating Mi’kmaw Treaty Relations

Now available from select Chapters, Coles and Indigo stores across the region, CBU Bookstore, CBU Press, Nimbus Publishing, Petroglyphs and from online retailers Indigo.ca, Amazon.ca, Amazon.com, and for your e-reader from Amazon, Indigo, Kobo and Apple istore.

Regardless of Canada’s governmental attitude of entitlement, First Nations, Métis and Inuit lands and resources are still tied to treaties and other documents. Their relevance seems forever in dispute, so it is important to know about them, to read them, to hear them and to comprehend their constitutional significance in contemporary life. Continue»


CBU Press among books of influence

(Amended Sept. 19, 2017, 1445 ADT) We were just alerted to publication of “150 Books of Influence” in Nova Scotia… Continue»

Dance researcher/author visiting Mabou area

I bumped into Mats Melin at the Mabou Farmers Market Sunday (September 10, 2017). Mats is, of course, the author… Continue»

CBUP author at Word on the Street, Halifax

Booklovers in Nova Scotia will get their Word on the Street this Saturday (September 16, 2017) at Halifax Central Library… Continue»

CBU Press authors featured at Harvard Symposium

We note that several of our authors and friends are taking part in a symposium on Gaelic at Harvard University… Continue»

“Experience Italy” weekend to include talk by co-editor of “Italian Lives: Cape Breton Memories”

How’s your appetite? How’s your Italian? How’s your appetite for Italian? This weekend (Sept. 8-10, 2017) the Italian Canadian Cultural… Continue»

Canada Council for the Arts

Cape Breton University Press recognizes the support of the Canada Council for the Arts for our publishing program.

Province of Nova Scotia

Cape Breton University Press recognizes the support of the Province of Nova Scotia.