Laura Brandon is the Historian, Art and War, at the Canadian War Museum. She is the author of Art or Memorial? The Forgotten History of Canada's War Art (2006) and Art and War (2007), a survey of Western war art. Her exhibition, A Brush with War: Military Art from Korea to Afghanistan, is currently travelling across Canada (2009–12). She holds an M.A. in Art History from Queen's University and a Ph.D. in History from Carleton University.
Graham Broad is assistant professor of Canadian history at King's University College at the University of Western Ontario. He has written for Ontario History, The Urban History Review, The Beaver, Canadian Military History, Canadian Literature, and Teaching History: A Journal of Methods. His textbook, Canada: A Country of Change (co-authored with Matthew Rankin), is in use throughout the Manitoba school system. His study of consumer culture on the Canadian home front, A Small Price to Pay: Canadian Consumers and the Second World War, is forthcoming with UBC Press.