The entrance to the Department of History’s office in Sidney Smith Hall

Events: January, 2019

  • 16Jan2019
    Image of Prof. Matt Farish

    Making ‘Man in the North’: Academic and Military Entanglements in Arctic Science, 1944-49

    Speaker: Prof. Matthew Farish (Geography And Planning - UofT)

    In the brief period between the final months of World War II and the acceleration of the Cold War at the end of the 1940s, several new scientifically-...

    Location: VC 323, 91 Charles St WToronto, ON M5S 1K5

  • 17Jan2019
    Large ship in a shipyard

    A Seascape of Power: Turkish Energy Infrastructures in Africa (Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies)

    Speaker: Prof. Gökçe Günel (University Of Arizona)

    Abstract: Many countries around the world are having difficulty in meeting rising power demands, and employ quick energy generation mechanisms to sati...

    Location: Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations Conference Room (BF200B), 4 Bancroft Ave., Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

  • 23Jan2019
    Feral Goats in Mauna Kea, Hawaii

    Research Seminar with UBC Prof. Jessica Wang, "Animals, Governance, and American Globalism"

    Speaker: Prof. Jessica Wang (U.S. History At The University Of British Columbia)

    “Animals, Governance, and American Globalism: Biological Management and Territorial Rule in Early Twentieth-Century Hawai’i.” Abstract: In the e...

    Location: Victoria College, Room 303 (3rd floor, Commons Room), 73 Queen's Park Crescent, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1K7

  • 25Jan2019
    Exterior view of the Munk School of Global Affairs

    Indigenizing New France: Where are we now?

    Speaker: Prof. Catherine Desbarats (McGill University)

    From whatever subject position we “indigenize”, we are always indigenizing something–something deeply entangled with colonial processes. What ha...

    Location: Munk 108N, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

  • 30Jan2019

    CEWG (Colonialism and Empire Working Group)

    Speaker: Karen Ruffle

    We are delighted to announce the creation of the Colonialism and Empire Working Group (CEWG), an interdisciplinary workshop organized by faculty from ...

    Location: Jackman Humanities Building, Rm 318, 262 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1V8