“Modern Gladiator: How Georges St-Pierre Has Shaped Sport.” Published on the Canadian Museum of History blog, February 2019.

Jenny Ellison and Jennifer Anderson, editors. Hockey: Challenging Canada’s Game/Au-delà du sport national. University of Ottawa Press, 2018.

“Barbara Ann Scott: More than Just Canada’s Sweetheart.” Published on the Canadian Museum of History blog, February 2018.

“He Would Like to Settle the Matter”: Behind the Scenes of the Blainey v. OHA Decision. Published on Findings, the blog of the Champlain Society. August 2017.

“A Controversial Jersey.” Published on the Canadian Museum of History blog, February 2017.

“‘A Unifying Influence on Our Nation’: Making and Remaking the Meaning of Terry Fox.” Journal of Canadian Studies, 49, no. 3 (Fall 2015), 170-190.

“Terry Fox was an Activist.” Published on ActiveHistory.ca, April 2015.

“Model Athletes: Images of Women in Sport in Canada, 1950-2006.” In Canadian Woman Studies: An Introductory Reader (2nd Edition). Eds. Andrea Medovarski and Brenda Cranney, 478-488. Toronto: Inanna, 2006.

“Women and Sport: An Examination of Advertisements between 1950 and 2002.” Canadian Woman Studies 21, no. 3 (Spring 2002): 77-82. Full-text pdf in link.


“Obesity Stigma.” In the Gurze-Salucore Eating Disorder Resource Catalogue.” Available online. Full-text in link.

Jenny Ellison, Deborah McPhail and Wendy Mitchinson, editors. Obesity in Canada: Critical Perspectives. University of Toronto Press, 2016.

“Weighing In: The ‘Evidence of Experience’ and Canadian Fat Women’s Activism.” The Canadian Bulletin of Medical History. 30, no. 1 (Spring 2013), 55-75. Full-text pdf in link.

“Let Me Hear Your Body Talk: Aerobics for Fat Women Only, 1981-1985.” In Gender, Health and Popular Culture: Historical Perspectives. Ed. Cheryl Krasnick Warsh, 205-226. Waterloo: Wilfred Laurier University Press, 2011.

“Not Jane Fonda: Aerobics for Fat Women Only.” In The Fat Studies Reader. Eds. Sondra Solovay and Esther Rothblum, 312-19. New York: New York University Press, 2009.

“‘Stop Postponing Your Life Until You Lose Weight and Start Living Now’: Vancouver’s Large as Life Action Group, 1979-1985.” Journal of the Canadian Historical Association 18, no. 1 (2007): 241-65. Full-text pdf in link.


“Front Page Challenge.” Muse 21, no. 5 (Sept.-Oct. 2003), 36–43.

“Re-visioning the Media, Museums and Controversy: A Preliminary Case Study.” Open Museum Journal 6 (September 2003): 1-27. Full-text pdf in link.