Barrington Walker is Assistant Professor of History at Queen's University
where he teaches and writes on the subjects of Black Canadian history and
the histories of "race" and immigration in Canada. He is currently
finishing two major projects. The first is Black Felons: Race, Nationhood
and the Law in Ontario's Criminal Courts, 1858-1958. The second is
Immigration and Racism in Canada: Essential Readings (publication date
spring 2008, Canadian Scholars Press).