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Karolyn Smardz Frost

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Name  Karolyn Frost

Role  Historian
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Books  I've Got a Home in Glory Land: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad
Awards  Governor General's Award for English-language non-fiction

Best Lecturer 2010: Karolyn Smardz Frost


Karolyn Smardz Frost is a Canadian historian who won the Governor General's Award for English-language non-fiction in 2007 for I’ve Got a Home in Glory Land: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad.

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Smardz Frost is a historian, archaeologist, and professor of history. She has a bachelor's degree in Archaeology, a master's degree in Classical Studies and a PhD in Canadian History. She was one of the founders of Toronto's Archaeological Resource Centre which provides archaeological education to school children.

In 1985 Smardz Frost excavated the home of Thornton and Lucie Blackburn and later told their story in I’ve Got a Home in Glory Land: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad.

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Works

  • The underground railroad: next stop, Toronto! (2003) with Adrienne L Shadd and Afua Cooper
  • I've got a home in glory land: a lost tale of the underground railroad (2007)
  • References

    Karolyn Smardz Frost Wikipedia