As Chair of the Douglas College History department, Gail Edwards co-authored Picturing Canada: A History of Canadian Children's Illustrated Books and Publishing (UTP 2010) with Judith Saltman. 978-0-8020-8540-7 $39.95. See review below.

Education:

Bachelor of Arts, University of British Columbia, 1980

Master of Arts in the History of Art, Rosary College, Florence, Italy, 1983

Master of Library Science, University of British Columbia, 1994

Ph.D., Educational Studies, University of British Columbia, 2001

Dissertation: Creating Textual Communities: Anglican and Methodist Missionaries and Print Culture in British Columbia, 1858-1914. University of British Columbia.


Publications:

"Bibliography of British Columbia,"; BC Studies, September 2000-date.

Edwards, Gail, and Judith Saltman. Picturing Canada: A History of Canadian Children's Illustrated Books and Publishing. University of Toronto Press, 2010.

Lepage, Françoise, Judith Saltman, and Gail Edwards. "Children's Authors and Their Markets"; The History of the Book in Canada. Volume 3, 1918-1980, ed. by Carole Gerson and Jacques Michon, 145-153. University of Toronto Press, 2007.

Pouliot, Suzanne, Judith Saltman, and Gail Edwards. "Publishing for Children."; Volume 3, 1918-1980, ed. by Carole Gerson and Jacques Michon, 216-225. University of Toronto Press, 2007.

Edwards, Gail. "'The Picturesqueness of His Accent and Speech': Methodist Missionary Narratives and William Henry Pierce's Autobiography."; In Canadian Missionaries, Indigenous Peoples: Representing Religion at Home and Abroad, ed. Jamie Scott and Alvyn Austin, 67-87. University of Toronto Press, 2005.

Edwards, Gail. "William Collison."; Dictionary of Canadian Biography, vol. 15. University of Toronto Press, 2005.

Saltman, Judith, and Gail Edwards. "Elizabeth Cleaver, William Toye, and Oxford University Press: Creating the Canadian Picturebook."; Papers of the Bibliographical Society of Canada 42, no. 1 (Spring 2004): 31-64.

Saltman, Judith, and Gail Edwards. "Towards a History of Design in Canadian Children's Illustrated Books. Canadian Children's Literature, no. 107 (2002): 10-41.

Edwards, Gail. "Anglican Church,"; "United Church,"; "Presbyterian Church,"; "Methodist Church,"; Encyclopedia of British Columbia. Harbour, 2000.

Edwards, Gail. "Writing Religion into the History of British Columbia,"; BC Studies, no. 113 (Spring 1997): 101-105.

[BCBW 2010]