Tolly Bradford is an assistant professor of history at Concordia University College of Alberta in Edmonton.

Prophetic Identities's (UBC Press, 2012) two main characters Henry Budd, a Cree missionary from western Canada, and Tiyo Soga, a Xhosa missionary from southern Africa are portrayed not as victims of colonialism rather as individuals who drew on faith, family, and their ties to Britain to construct a new sense of indigeneity.


Prophetic Identities: Indigenous Missionaries on British Colonial Frontiers, 1850-75 (UBC Press, 2012) $85.00 978-0-7748-2279-4

[BCBW, 2012] "British Empire History"