“Come, now, how much a line do you get from the monopolists for prostituting your columns to them in this manner?” –Phillips Thompson, Labor Advocate 10 April 1891

Red Flags is a resource site intended to generate wider knowledge of the history of proletarian literature in Canada, and focused more specifically on the recovery and analysis of the early labour press. Read more about the project here.

Recently published: “‘Yours for the Revolution’: Communication and Identity in The Western Clarion.English Studies in Canada 41.2-3 (2015): 133-164. Read it here.

Last updated: September 2017