Maxime Dagenais is a SSHRC post-doctoral fellow at the McNeil Center for Early American Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. He received a PhD in French and British North American history from the University of Ottawa in 2011 and was a L.R. Wilson post-doctoral fellow at the Wilson Institute for Canadian History at McMaster University (2012‒14). He has published in several academic journals, including Canadian Military History and Bulletin d’histoire politique, and co-authored a book entitled The Land in Between: The Upper St. John Valley, Prehistory to World War One. He is currently co-editing a collection on the 1837‒38 rebellions and the United States, scheduled for publication in 2017 with Early American Studies, published by the University of Pennsylvania Press.