John G. Reid

John G. Reid is a member of the Department of History at Saint Mary=s University, and Senior Research Fellow of the Gorsebrook Research Institute.  He holds degrees from Oxford University, Memorial University, and the University of New Brunswick.  His research focuses primarily on early modern northeastern North America and on the history of Atlantic Canada, and his most recent books include Revisiting 1759: The Conquest of Canada in Historical Perspective and Remembering 1759: The Conquest of Canada in Historical Memory (University of Toronto Press, 2012; co-edited with Phillip Buckner), and Britain’s Oceanic Empire: Atlantic and Indian Ocean Worlds, c. 1550 -1850 (Cambridge University Press, 2012; co-edited with H.V. Bowen and Elizabeth Mancke).  He is also currently co-editor of Acadiensis: Journal of the History of the Atlantic Region.  He was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in 2004.