Guy Lalande

Nicholson Tower
(902) 867-3947
Ph.D. McGill University
(902) 867-3947
519 Nicholson Tower
Associate Professor




Western Civilization
Renaissance and Reformation Europe
Imperial China
20th Century China
The USSR, 1917-1991
World War I
Medieval Russia
Imperial Russia
Eastern Europe, 1848-1989
Modern Japan
Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Europe

"All who undertake
to teach must be
endowed with deep
love, the greatest of
patience and, most
of all, profound humility.

- Joseph Calasanz

Research Interests

Russia-Canada, World War I.

Publications & Conferences

Articles and Book Reviews

[Forthcoming] Rev. of Making the Soviet Intelligentsia: Universities and Intellectual LIfe under Stalin and Khrushchev by Benjamin Tromly. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. xiv-295p. In Historical Studies in Education / Revue d'histoire de l'éducation, (details to be announced).
[Forthcoming] Rev. of Was Hitler a Riddle?: Western Democracies and National Socialism, by Abraham Ascher. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2012. In The European Legacy, (details to be announced).
[Forthcoming] Rev. of La désintégration de la Yougoslavie et l'émergence de sept États successeurs, by Renéo Lukic. (Québec): Presses de l'Université Laval, 2013.  xxxii-692p. In Canadian Slavonic Papers / Revue canadienne des slavistes, (details to be announced).
Rev. of Competing Voices from the Russian Revolution, Michael C. Hickey, ed. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood/ABC-Clio, 2011.  xiii-599p. In The Russian Review, Vol. 74, No. 2 (April 2015): 335-336.
Rev. of Tirpitz and the Imperial German Navy, by Patrick J. Kelly. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2011 xii-585p. In The European Legacy: Toward New Paradigms, Vol. 20, No. 5 (August - September 2015): 565-566.
“On Suffering and Consolation in Times of War,” Histoire Sociale/Social History Vol. XLVII, No. 95 (Novembre/November 2014): 788-798.
Rev. of The Great War as I Saw It, by Frederick George Scott.  Introduction by Mark G. McGowan.  Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2014. xliv - 327p. Rev. of Canada's Great War, 1914-1918: How Canada Helped Save the British Empire and Became a North American Nation, by Douglas Tennyson. Lanham, MD.:Rowman and Littlefield, 2015. xvi-233p. In The Canadian Historical Review, Vol. 97, No. 1 (March 2016).
Rev. of From Nazism to Communism: German Schoolteachers under Two Dictatorships, by Charles B. Lansing. Cambridge Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2010. x-307p. In Historical Studies in Education/Revue d’histoire de l’éducation, Vol. 25, No. 2 (Fall/Automne 2013): 179-180.

Conferences and Lectures

“The Death of Mao Zedong as Commented in Canadian Newspapers”, lecture, Congress of the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, Université d’Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, 31 May 2015.

“Failure or Success? The Vatican and World War I”, Catholic Studies lecture, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS, 19 November 2014.