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

Events: October, 2017

  • 02Oct2017
    Students sitting outside Sidney Smith Hall, University of Toronto.

    History in the Era of 'Fake News'

    Speaker: Academics From The Department Of History

    This round-table of five academics practicing the discipline of history in various capacities will discuss the role of our discipline in these times o...

    Location: Room SS 2098, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

  • 05Oct2017
    Chauri Chaura protest, 1922

    Event, Metaphor, Memory: a Workshop with Dr. Shahid Amin

    Speaker: Dr. Shahid Amin (A.M. Khwaja Chair At Jamia Millia University-New Delhi; Visiting Professor Of History-Columbia University), Dr. Natalie Zemon Davis (Emerita Princeton University & University Of Toronto)

    Dr. Shahid Amin (A.M. Khwaja Chair at Jamia Millia University, New Delhi; Visiting Professor of History, Columbia University), a prominent historian o...

    Location: Room SS 2098, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

  • 06Oct2017
    Battle scene, Shah Nameh

    Conquest and Community: Historical Writing in Troubled Times

    Speaker: Dr. Shahid Amin (A.M. Khwaja Chair At Jamia Millia University-New Delhi; Visiting Professor Of History-Columbia University), Dr. Natalie Zemon Davis (Emerita Princeton University & University Of Toronto); Prof. Rosalind O'Hanlon (University Of Oxford)

    The fourth biennial conference on South Asian religions (CSAR) is proud to announce a special roundtable discussion titled “Conquest and Communit...

    Location: Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100, 170 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C5

  • 06Oct2017
    Image of Professor Pernille Roge

    The Place of the Baltic in the French Atlantic Empire

    Speaker: Prof. Pernille Roge (French Colonial History - University Of Pittsburgh)

    This talk explores ways in which the Baltic region enabled the rise and consolidation of the French colonial empire in the Americas. The Baltic, a sup...

    Location: Room 108N North, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

  • 10Oct2017
    Harvesting Freedom Campaign, Parliament Hill, 2016

    Good Enough to Work, Good Enough to Stay: Migrant Workers in Toronto and Canada

    While characterized as "temporary" foreign workers, migrant workers have been a permanent part of Canadian workforces and communities for decades. The...

    Location: Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil St, Toronto, ON M5T 1N1

  • 12Oct2017
    Munk School of Global Affairs

    Panel discussion on "Innovation and Adaptation, 1968-1984"

    Speaker: Greg Donaghy, Mary Halloran, Prof. Robert Bothwell (Department Of History)

    A panel discussion on volume three of the official history of the Department of External Affairs, Innovation and Adaptation, 1968-1984, by John Hillik...

    Location: Library and Boardroom, Munk School, 315 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1W7

  • 12Oct2017
    Image of Professor Ruth Ben-Ghiat

    Fascist Empire Cinema: From History to Film and Back Again

    Speaker: Prof. Ruth Ben-Ghiat (New York University)

    What are the challenges of doing interdisciplinary work? Drawing on her experiences in coming to film studies as a historian, Ruth Ben-Ghiat will brin...

    Location: Room EM119, Emmanuel College, 75 Queen’s Park Crescent East, Toronto, ON M5S 2C4

  • 12Oct2017
    Munk School of Global Affairs

    Book Launch: Innovation and Adaptation, 1968-1984, and Trudeau’s World: Insiders Reflect on Foreign Policy, Trade, and Defence, 1968-84

    We launch volume three of the official history of the Department of External Affairs, Innovation and Adaptation, 1968-1984, by John Hilliker, Mary Hal...

    Location: Library and Boardroom, Munk School, 315 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1W7

  • 12Oct2017
    A man playing a horn at a ceremony

    Madagascar 1947, The Sound of Silence

    Documentary by Marie-Clémence Andriamonta Paes, France, 2015 (1h30). The director will be in attendance. Madagascar Workshop 2017 ...

    Location: Alliance Française de Toronto, 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7

  • 18Oct2017
    Mrs. Baldwinn Eastern Dress

    From Cosmopolitans to Cosmopolitanisms

    Dear Colleagues, We're delighted to invite you to the joint annual meeting of the Canadian and Northeast American Societies for Eighteenth-Century ...

    Location: Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard St W, Toronto, ON M5G 1Z4

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