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Past Events: November, 2016

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Lilia Topouzova - Workshop

Workshop: Intersection of Academic Research and Documentary Film Practices; Screening: "kiskisiwin/remembering"

Speaker: Lilia Topouzova, Martha Stiegman, Jesse Thistle

This interdisciplinary workshop examines the interactions between documentary filmmaking and scholarly inquiry. Participants will scrutinize the ways ...

Location: 305 York Lanes, 4700 Keele Street,Toronto, ON M3J 1P3

EU Policing of Minorities and the the Refugee Situation

EU Policing of Minorities and the Refugee Situation

Speaker: Dr. Joachim Kersten

Location: Room 701, South Ross, 4700 Keele St, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3

Empires and the Idea of Culture

Dr. David Chu Distinguished Visitor Lecture: Empires and the Idea of Culture

Speaker: Prof. Jordan Sand, Georgetown University

The word “culture” in English today gestures toward two distinct ideas: one of a universal hierarchy of values, embodied in canons of art and lite...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

Northumberland Learning Connection

Hillary, Donald and the US

Speaker: Michael Enright, Host Of CBC Radio One's "The Sunday Edition", And Robert Bothwell, Professor Of International Relations, Munk School Of Global Affairs

Two days before the US election, listen and ask how Canada will be affected by who moves into the White House. Speakers: Michael Enright, host of CBC ...

Location: St. Mark's Church, 51 King Street, Port Hope, ON L1A 2R6

Experimental Tamil theatre

Acting Up: Gender and Activist Theatre in India

Speaker: A. Mangai

A conversation with A. Mangai led by Nandi Bhatia. Mangai is a Feminist Theatre Director and Professor of English, Stella Maris College, Chennai, Indi...

Location: Room 160, Arts and Administration Building, 1265 Military Trail, Scarborough, ON M1C 1A4

Kim Scheppele

Cecil A. Wright Memorial Lecture - "The End of the End of History"

Speaker: Kim Lane Scheppele, Laurence S. Rockefeller Professor Of Sociology And International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School And University Center For Human Values, Princeton University

After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Francis Fukuyama pronounced the “end of history” when it seemed that the world was moving toward a consens...

Location: Room J140, Jackman Law Building, 78 Queens Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C5

Solomon Hailemariam Erba

How literacy has in historical terms distinguished Ethiopia from all other regions of sub-Saharan Africa

Speaker: Solomon Hailemariam Erba, President Of PEN Ethiopia, 2008-2015

Location: Room 363, Bladen Wing, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON M1C 1A4


Does Quebec Matter?

A Roundtable Discussion on History, Historians, and Place. Speakers: Magda Fahrni (UQAM) Jarrett Rudy (McGill) Nicolas Kenny (SFU) Magda Fahrni teache...

Location: Natalie Zemon Davis Room, Sidney Smith 2098, 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3