Recently Published: Families, Lovers, and their Letters

Through analysis of 400 private letters, Families, Lovers, and their Letters by Sonia Cancian takes the reader into the passionate hearts and minds of ordinary people caught in the heartbreak of Italian postwar transatlantic migration to Canada.

2010CancianBook.jpg Cancian, a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Postdoctoral Fellow affiliated with the Immigration History Research Center at the University of Minnesota, examines the experiences of Italian migrants to Canada and their loved ones, left behind in Italy following the Second World War when the largest migration of Italians to Canada took place.

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