Query the Past

Thank you for visiting Query the Past, the website of historian Patrick Lacroix.


“The Canada-U.S. Relationship in the Time of ‘America First,'” Scholars Strategy Network. Read here.

“Dystopia? It’s a World Without History,” ActiveHistory.ca, published on April 6, 2018. See full text here. Voir la version française, publiée sur HistoireEngagée.ca, ici.


John F. Kennedy   An overview of my work on the thirty-fifth president and the transformation of religious activism in the 1960s. A book is in the works – stay tuned for updates!

Franco-Americans   A blog on the French-Canadian diaspora in the U.S. Northeast and beyond. Weekly posts.

Other Writing   Abstracts of, and links to, my work on Henry David Thoreau’s trek to Quebec City, the Canada-U.S. borderlands, and twentieth-century immigration to Canada.

About   Check here for a brief biography and research profile, with a link to my Academia.edu page.

Français   Vous trouverez ici une biographie ainsi qu’un résumé de mes intérêts professionels. Vous pouvez me rejoindre en cliquant sur le lien ci-bas.

Do not hesitate to get in touch with questions or comments. I will be pleased to hear from you.