2022 Conference on the Crown

The Institute for the Study of the Crown in Canada
announces its fifth conference

A Resilient Crown: Canada’s Monarchy at the Platinum Jubilee

September 22-23, 2022
St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador

Sessions on

  • The Crown and the Constitution
  • The Crown and Indigenous Peoples
  • The Viceregal Offices
  • Perspectives on the Crown

Speakers

  • Hon. Judy Foote, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador
  • John Fraser, Founding President, Institute for the Study of the Crown in Canada
  • Carolyn Harris, School of Continuing Studies, University of Toronto
  • D. Michael Jackson, President, Institute for the Study of the Crown in Canada
  • Christopher McCreery, Private Secretary to the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia
  • Barbara J. Messamore, Department of History, University of the Fraser Valley
  • Arthur Milnes, author and journalist
  • Hon. Russ Mirasty, Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan
  • Warren J. Newman, Department of Justice of Canada
  • Nathan Tidridge, 1st Vice-President, Institute for the Study of the Crown in Canada
  • Mark Walters, Dean of Law, Queen’s University

Location

Emera Innovation Exchange Conference Centre
Signal Hill Campus
Memorial University of Newfoundland
100 Signal Hill Road
St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador

Registration

Registration will open on July 18, 2022 through the Emera Centre. Details to follow.

Program summary

Further details to follow.

Thursday, September 22

  • Afternoon: Registration, first conference session
  • Evening: Launch of A Resilient Crown (at Government House)

Friday, September 23

  • Morning: Second and third conference sessions
  • Noon: Luncheon with the Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Afternoon: Fourth conference session
  • Evening: Closing dinner

Accommodation

A block of rooms has been reserved at the DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton, St. John’s Harbourview. Make sure to use this booking link.

A Resilient Crown

The Institute’s sixth book, A Resilient Crown: Canada’s Monarchy at the Platinum Jubilee, edited by D. Michael Jackson and Christopher McCreery, is to be published by Dundurn Press in August 2022. It includes 13 chapters by 15 contributors, with an introduction and index.

Cover of “A Resilient Crown: Canada’s Monarchy at the Platinum Jubilee”