Lindsay Pattison

Office: AQ 6236
Telephone: n/a

Areas of Study: CANADA


This instructor is currently not teaching any courses.


I received my PhD in History from Concordia University.  My dissertation, “’The Dynamics of the Disc’: Ultimate (Frisbee), Community, and Memory, 1968-2011” is an oral history project and cultural study of the sport of Ultimate in Canada.  Before coming to SFU I taught courses in Canadian, American, and women’s history at universities in Montreal, Halifax, and New Brunswick.  

Research and Teaching Interests

Canada, North America, gender & sexuality, sport studies


“Squatters to Stewards: Finding Space, Making Place, and Ultimate Parks, Inc.,” Sport History Review 43/1 (May 2012): 72-95