Amy Lavender Harris

Amy Lavender Harris teaches in the Department of Geography at York University, where her work focuses on urban identity and the cultural significance of place. She is the author of Imagining Toronto (Mansfield Press, 2010), which was shortlisted for the Gabrielle Roy Prize in Canadian literary criticism and won the Award of Merit, the highest honour given to a book at the 2011 Heritage Toronto Award.


In 2011-2012 I will be teaching the following courses. Please click the links below to access the syllabus and other mateirals for each course. Alternately, you may access course materials by hovering over the menus that appear in the ‘Courses’ tab in the menu above.

Fall 2011-2012

GEOG 3300 3.0 Space, Place & Scale

Winter 2011-2012

GEOG 4280 3.0 Imagining Toronto

GEOG 4900 3.0 Public Space