Cabins and cottages have come to represent summer in Canada--even though most Canadians spend the summer in hot cities. What does the fascination with cabins and cottages reveal about class, inequality and colonization in Canada?
This episode we welcome Tonya Davidson, a sociologist at Carleton University and co-editor of the essay collection Seasonal Sociology (University of Toronto Press, 2020). We discuss her essay in that book "Summer in Cottage Country."
Sweater Weather is a podcast about Canadian arts & culture hosted by Aaron Giovannone, an English professor and writer based in Calgary, Alberta. The show is currently on hiatus.