Elena Baldassarri

Università Roma Tre

Elena Baldassarri is Adjunct professor in North American History at Roma Tre University, Rome, Italy. Her research interests focus on North American environmental policy and Canada's sovereignty over the lands and waters of the Arctic. She is the author of  Canada e Quebec: Un problema di identità nazionale (1947 -1970) (Roma: Viella, 2009),  and of the project The Northwest Passage: myth, environment and resources financed by  the Rachel Carson Institut – Munich for the Environment & Society Portal Exhibitions.

A model of urban resistance: the Spadina Expressway’s defeat in the 1970s Toronto.