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Natasha L. Henry-Dixon

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Department of History

Assistant Professor

Office: 2184 Vari Hall
Phone: 416-736-2100 Ext: 66975
Email: henryn@yorku.ca

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Natasha L. Henry-Dixon is a Lecturer, in the Professorial Stream in the Department of History at York University. She is also a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of History. The 2018 Vanier Scholar is researching the enslavement of African people in early Ontario. Her publications include Emancipation Day: Celebrating Freedom in Canada (June 2010), Talking about Freedom: Celebrating Freedom in Canada (2012) and several entries for the Canadian Encyclopedia on African Canadian history. She has developed educational resources for several projects on the Black experience in Canada. Through her various professional, academic and community roles, Natasha’s work is grounded in her commitment to research, collect, preserve, and disseminate the histories of African Canadians.

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Degrees

PhD (ongoing), York University

Research Interests

, African Canadian History


Upcoming Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Fall/Winter 2022 AP/HIST4054 6.0 A Ontario's African Canadian Past SEMR
Fall/Winter 2022 AP/HIST3535 6.0 A African-Canadian History LECT


Natasha L. Henry-Dixon is a Lecturer, in the Professorial Stream in the Department of History at York University. She is also a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of History. The 2018 Vanier Scholar is researching the enslavement of African people in early Ontario. Her publications include Emancipation Day: Celebrating Freedom in Canada (June 2010), Talking about Freedom: Celebrating Freedom in Canada (2012) and several entries for the Canadian Encyclopedia on African Canadian history. She has developed educational resources for several projects on the Black experience in Canada. Through her various professional, academic and community roles, Natasha’s work is grounded in her commitment to research, collect, preserve, and disseminate the histories of African Canadians.

Degrees

PhD (ongoing), York University

Research Interests

, African Canadian History



Upcoming Courses

Term Course Number Section Title Type
Fall/Winter 2022 AP/HIST4054 6.0 A Ontario's African Canadian Past SEMR
Fall/Winter 2022 AP/HIST3535 6.0 A African-Canadian History LECT