Doing the Continental: A New Canadian-American Relationship

About David Dyment

Dr. David Dyment is the author of Doing the Continental: A New Canadian-American Relationship, currently in its second printing, selected by the Toronto Library Foundation as a significant recent Canadian book, and a Quill & Quire bestseller.

At Carleton University he’s a senior research associate in the Centre on North American Politics and Society and teaches Canadian foreign policy at the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs. David is currently president of the Canadian International Council's National Capital Branch. A past director of the Parliamentary Internship Programme, he has served as a senior policy adviser in the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, and on the immediate staff of the governor general of Canada.

Opinion pieces by David have been in the Toronto Star, the Globe and Mail and other leading newspapers, he has been on CTV, CBC, BBC, and in French on Radio-Canada. An Ontario-Quebec Exchange Fellow, he received his doctorate from the Université de Montréal.

Selected Videos

  • Border Fence - Watch here
  • Canada-US Relations - Watch here
  • 2011 Federal Election - Watch here
  • Panel: Federal Election 2011 - Watch here
  • Commentary, Obama hosts Harper at the White House - FLV video
  • Commentary on Obama visit to Ottawa - FLV video
  • Commentary on PM Harper’s speech to the Council on Foreign Relations in New York City - QT video | WMV video
  • Interview: Canada–US Issues - QT video | WMV video
  • Presentation on provincial international activities - Watch here
  • Commentary on Prime Minister Harper’s successes and challenges during 2007 - QT video | WMV video
  • Commentary on Ambassador Wilson’s statement that the Canada-US border is becoming a parking lot -
    QT video | WMV video

Selected Articles

Some Links on the Web to David Dyment