Publications 

** indicates work with graduate students, * indicates work with undergraduate students.

Scholarly Books (Edited)

Michael A. Robidoux and Courtney W. Mason. (eds.), A Land Not Forgotten: Indigenous Food Security and Land-Based Practices of Northern Ontario (Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2017).

https://uofmpress.ca/books/detail/a-land-not-forgotten

Scholarly Books (Monograph)

Courtney W. Mason. Spirits of the Rockies: Reasserting an Indigenous Presence in Banff National Park (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

http://www.utppublishing.com/Spirits-of-the-Rockies-Reasserting-an-Indigenous-Presence-in-Banff-National-Park.html

Refereed Journal Articles (Recent)

Jason Johnston** & Courtney W. Mason. “Rethinking Representation: Shifting from a Eurocentric Lens to Indigenous Methods of Sharing Knowledge in Jasper National Park, Canada.” Journal of Parks and Protected Areas Administration (Submitted: October 2019).

Paulina Ross** & Courtney W. Mason. “Local Indigenous Adaptive Capacities and Resilience to Environmental Change in the Northwest Territories.” Arctic (Submitted: September 2019).

Paulina Ross** & Courtney W. Mason. “Examining the Complex Relationship Between Local Food Procurement and Food Security in Northern Canada.” Canadian Food Studies (Submitted: August 2019).

Dominique Hazel** & Courtney W. Mason. “The Role of Stakeholders in Shifting Environmental Practices of Music Festivals in British Columbia, Canada.” International Journal of Event and Festival Management (Submitted: July 2019).

Kelsey Boule** & Courtney W. Mason. “The Complex Relationships Between Wildlife, Humans, and Contemporary Stakeholders within British Columbia’s Hunting Industries.” B.C. Studies (Submitted: March 2019).

Jason Johnston** & Courtney W. Mason. “The Struggle for Indigenous Representation in Canadian National Parks: The Case of the Haida Totem Poles in Jasper.Journal of Indigenous Research (Submitted: February 2019).

Nickolas Kosmenko**, Kelsey Boule**, Tara-Leigh McHugh, Leisha Strachan & Courtney W. Mason. “Relevance of an Existing Knowledge-To-Action Model to Research Involving Indigenous Youth.” Revue phénEPS-PHEnex Journal 10, 3, 2019.

Pate Neumann** & Courtney W. Mason. “Managing Land Use Conflict Among Recreational Trail Users: A Sustainability Study of Cross-Country Skiers and Fat Bikers.” Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jort.2019.04.002

Kelsey L. Boule** & Courtney W. Mason. “Ethical Issues in Sport Hunting and Tourism Economies: Stereotypes, Sustainability and Inclusion in British Columbia’s Hunting Industries.” Sport History Review 50, 1, 2019, 93-115.

Leisha Strachan, Tara-Leigh McHugh & Courtney W. Mason. “Understanding Positive Youth Development in Sport Through the Voices of Indigenous Youth.” Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology 40, 6, 2018, 1-10.

Courtney W. Mason, Tara-Leigh F. McHugh, Leisha Strachan & Kelsey L. Boule**. “Urban Indigenous Youth Perspectives on Access to Physical Activity Programs in Canada.” Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise and Health 11, 4, 2018, 543-558.

Heather Thompson**, Courtney W. Mason & Michael A. Robidoux. “Hoop-style Greenhouse Gardening in the Wapekeka First Nation as an Extension of Land-Based Food Practices.” Arctic Journal 71, 4, 2018, 387-401.

Josephine Howitt** and Courtney W. Mason. “Ecotourism, Environmental Practices and Sustainability in Rural Costa Rica.” Journal of Rural and Community Development 13, 1 2018, 67-84.

Refereed Book Chapters (Recent)

Courtney W. Mason. “Colonial Encounters, Conservation, and Sport Hunting in Banff National Park.” In. Carly Adams (ed.), Sport and Recreation in Canadian History. (Windsor: Human Kinetics, 2019).

Michael A. Robidoux,  Joseph Leblanc and Courtney W. Mason. “Prologue: Conversations with Wawakapewin Elder Simon Frogg.” In. Michael A. Robidoux and Courtney W. Mason (eds.), A Land Not Forgotten: Indigenous Food Security and Land-Based Practices of Northern Ontario. (Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2017).

Courtney W. Mason and Michael A. Robidoux. “Food Security in Rural Canadian Indigenous Communities.” In. Michael A. Robidoux and Courtney W. Mason (eds.), A Land Not Forgotten: Indigenous Food Security and Land-Based Practices of Northern Ontario. (Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2017, 1-15).

Desiree Streit** and Courtney W. Mason. “Traversing the Terrain of Land-Based Education and Health for First Nations Youth: Connecting Theory to Practical Program Development.” In. Michael A. Robidoux and Courtney W. Mason (eds.), A Land Not Forgotten: Indigenous Food Security and Land-Based Practices of Northern Ontario. (Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2017, 85-123).

Courtney W. Mason and Michael A. Robidoux. “Restoring Local Food Systems: A Call to Action.” In. Michael A. Robidoux and Courtney W. Mason (eds.), A Land Not Forgotten: Indigenous Food Security and Land-Based Practices of Northern Ontario. (Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2017, 146-157).

John Hull and Courtney W. Mason. “Understanding the Links Between Wellness and Indigenous Tourism in Western Canada: Critical Sites of Cultural Exchange.” In. Laszlo Puczko and Melanie Kay Smith (eds.), Handbook of Health Tourism. (London: Routledge, 2017, 220-252).

Recent Media Coverage

– Interview with Ryan Stuart. “Impacts of Surpassing Visitor Capacity in Banff National Park.” Kootenay Mountain Culture Magazine. April 29, 2019.

– Interview with Jenna Dulewich. Quoted in: “From Spectacle to Cultural Celebration: The Complex History of the Banff Indian Days.” Rocky Mountain Outlook. April 18, 2019.

– Interview with John Luke Kieper. Quoted in: “Bee’ Cautious of Pollinators When Preparing Your Yards and Gardens.” Kamloops BC Now: Stuff That Matters. April 9, 2019.

– Interview with Emma Marris, National Geographic. “Indigenous Protected Areas in Canada.” March 13, 2019.

– Interview with Corey Mintz, Quoted in: “The History of Food in Canada is the History of Colonialism.” The Walrus.  March 12, 2019.

– Interview with Andy McGlashen, The National Audubon Society. “Indigenous Protected Areas in Canada: Impacts on Protected Species.” December 5, 2018.

Courtney W. Mason. “Indigenous protected areas are the next generation of conservation.” Conversation Canada, November 28, 2018.

Courtney W. Mason. “Indigenous protected areas are the next generation of conservation.” National Post. November 29, 2018.

Courtney W. Mason. “Indigenous protected areas are the next generation of conservation.”  Nation Talk, November 30, 2018.

Interview with Andy McGlashen, The National Audubon Society. “Indigenous Protected Areas in Canada: Impacts on Protected Species.” December 5, 2018.

Interview with Bojan Furst for Rural Routes Podcast. “Displacement of Indigenous Peoples in Parks and Protected Areas.” September 14, 2017.

Interview with the Gordon Foundation (Mieke Coppes). “Northern Food Policy Hackathon.” September 13, 2017.

Interview with the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada. “Food Security and School Programs in Rural Indigenous Communities.” July 6, 2016.

– Interview with Andy Riga, Montréal Gazette. June 4th 2016

Andy Riga. “Montreal Olympics flashback: Boycott targeted New Zealand, South Africa.” Montréal Gazette. July18, 2016, 23.

Andy Riga. “Montréal Olympics: African Boycott of 1976 Games ‘Changed the World.’” Montréal Gazette. July19, 2016, 27.

– Interview with: Kamloops This Week. “New Research Chair at TRU.” February 10, 2016.

– Interview with: Kamloopscity.com. “Canada Research Chair Awarded in Tourism.” February 10, 2016.

Published Reviews of Work

Willows, Noreen. Review of: Michael A. Robidoux & Courtney W. Mason. (eds.), A Land Not Forgotten: Indigenous Food Security and Land-Based Practices of Northern Ontario. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2017. Canadian Journal of Native Studies, XXXVIII, 2 (2018): 221-223.

Willow, Anna J. Review of: “Spirits of the Rockies: Reasserting an Indigenous Presence in Banff National Park. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. Canadian Journal of History 51, 3 (2016): 627-629.

Poirier, Claire. Review of: “Spirits of the Rockies: Reasserting an Indigenous Presence in Banff National Park. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. Antropologica 58, 2 (2016): 58-59.

Brugger, Andreas. Review of: “Spirits of the Rockies: Reasserting an Indigenous Presence in Banff National Park. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. Journal of Sport History 43, 2 (2016): 241-242.

Victoria Paraschak. Review of: “Spirits of the Rockies: Reasserting an Indigenous Presence in Banff National Park. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. Sport in Society 19, 5: 2016.

Jon Clapperton. Review of: “Spirits of the Rockies: Reasserting an Indigenous Presence in Banff National Park. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. BC Studies 189: 2016.

Ted Binemma. Review of: “Spirits of the Rockies: Reasserting an Indigenous Presence in Banff National Park. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. Canadian Journal of Native Studies 35, 1 2015: 182-183.

Tim Alan Garrison. Review of: “Spirits of the Rockies: Reasserting an Indigenous Presence in Banff National Park. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. Pacific Northwest Quarterly, 106, 2 (Spring 2015): 95.  

Mica Jorgenson. Review of: “Spirits of the Rockies: Reasserting an Indigenous Presence in Banff National Park. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. The Canadian Historical Review 96, 2, June 2015: 303-304.

Nelle Oosterom. Review of: “Spirits of the Rockies: Reasserting an Indigenous Presence in Banff National Park. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. Canada’s History, March 2015.

Rob Alexander. “Spirits Captures Nakoda Sense of Home.” Rocky Mountain Outlook, February 26, 2015, 13.

Michelle Ferguson. “Stoney-Nakoda were the Lifeblood of Non-fiction Book on Banff.” Banff Crag and Canyon,  January 19, 2015, 9.