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13Jun2018
Ulster-American Symposium

22nd Annual Ulster American Heritage Symposium

Speaker: KEYNOTE ADDRESSES: Professor William Jenkins (York University), Professor Christine Kinealy (Quinnipac University), Professor William Smyth (President Emeritus, Maynooth, Ireland)

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE The 22nd meeting of the Ulster American Symposium will be held for the first time in Canada, at the University of Toronto, 1...

Location: Carr Hall 405, St. Michael's College, 81 St. Mary Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S1J4

01Jun2018

Stress-Free Degree: U of T’s Impact on LGBTQ Activism in Canada - Elspeth Brown

Speaker: Elspeth Brown

Did you know that the University of Toronto played a central role in 1970s Canadian LGBTQ activism, then called Gay Liberation? Professor Elspeth Brow...

Location: Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street

09May2018
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War Zones in the Bazaar: Markets, Volatility and Global Security

Speaker: Aisha Ahmad

  A Seminar for Students and Faculty with Aisha Ahmad, Co-Director, Initiative in Islam and Global Affairs, Munk School of Global Affairs Assistant ...

Location: Vivian J. Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs, South House, 1 Devonshire Place

30Apr2018
etienne gibson lecture

The 2018 Etienne Gilson Lecture

Speaker: Judith Olsowzowy-Schlanger (Ecole Practique Des Hautes Etudes, Paris)

"Silent Teachers": Christian Hebrew Learning in Medieval England Download a poster for this event here:  Recent years have witnessed an...

Location: Room 400, Alumi Hall, St. Michael's College, 121 St. Joseph Street

30Apr2018
A one year old boy looks over the infamous border between the United States and Mexico.

The Child at the Social Limit

Speaker: Dr. Rachel Bowlby (UCL), Dr. David L. Eng (UPenn), Dr. Lisa Guenther (QueensU)

How have technological and political transformations in sexual and social reproduction transformed the relationship between children and adults? How h...

Location: Room 100, Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St George St, Toronto, ON M5R 2M8

30Apr2018
Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies Building

Symposium on Robert and Thomas Wakefield and the Study of Hebrew in England in the Sixteenth Century

Speaker: Theodor Dunkelgrün, James P. Carley, Joanna Weinberg, Anthony Grafton,Judith Schlanger

The brothers Robert and Thomas Wakefield were perhaps the earliest pioneers in Hebrew studies in sixteenth-century England. Appointed reader in Hebrew...

Location: Laurence K. Shook Common Room, Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, 59 Queen's Park Cres E, Toronto, ON M5S 2C4

28Apr2018
family photograph

Queering Family Photography Opening Reception

Please join us in celebrating an exhibition, opening Saturday, that is a featured exhibition at at this year’s Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festi...

Location: Stephen Bulger Gallery, 1356 Dundas St W

19Apr2018
Jackman Humanities Institute Building

The Ukrainian Night: An Intimate History of Revolution

Speaker: Marci Shore (Yale University)

Wolodymyr Dylynsky Memorial Lecture

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

16Apr2018
Her Majesty’s Theatre, Ballarat, Australia

Our Leaving Ladies: Canadian Actresses Starring on World Stages from the 1840s to 1940s

Speaker: Cecilia Morgan

This free event is the opening of an exhibit curated by Professor Cecilia Morgan, who holds a cross appointment to the Department of History.  The ex...

Location: Macdonald Heaslip Walkway of Theatre History, Hart House Theatre, 7 Hart House Cir, Toronto, ON M5S 3H3

16Apr2018
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Denial: Reflections on a Movie and a Trial

Speaker: Sir Richard J. Evans (Cambridge University)

Denial, a British movie directed by Mick Jackson from a screenplay by David Hare, premiered at the Toronto Film Festival in September 2016. Starring T...

Location: Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs, 100 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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