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

Past Events: November, 2017

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06Nov2017
Image of Rita Leistner tree planting in the bush of Western Canada

Invitation - From the Battleground to the Cut Block: Talk and Special Tour of The Tree Planters Art Exhibit

Speaker: Rita Leistner (BA Woodsworth; English & History; 1988)

Internationally celebrated artist and documentary photographer Rita Leistner (BA Woodsworth; English & History, 1988) will give a visual presentat...

Location: Kruger Hall Commons, 119 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 1A9

06Nov2017
Image of the first page of a book.

Discontented Harmonies: Words against Words in Pomfret Castle

Speaker: Prof. Tom Bishop (University Of Auckland; NZ)

Despite its ubiquity, Bible-reading in Shakespeare’s day was not merely a linear transfer from text to reader, but rather circulatory, folded and la...

Location: Victoria University Senior Common Room, rear of 91 Charles St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K5

04Nov2017
Luohan Figure (glazed earthenware), Lio - Jin Dynasty, China, 11th century.

CANCELLED - Imagining Home: Creating Canada, 150 Years of Chinese Canadian Communities

Speaker: Prof. Lisa Mar (University Of Toronto)

Prof. Lisa Mar will be giving a lecture on November 4 at 9am “Imagining Home: Creating Canada, 150 Years of Chinese Canadian Communities” at th...

Location: Royal Ontario Museum Signy and Cléophée Eaton Theatre Level 1B, Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queens Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6

03Nov2017
Statue of Losin Watan (1899-1954), son of a Tayal chief in northern Taiwan.

The Historical Experiences of Indigenous Peoples and the Colonial War in Taiwan

Speaker: Kae Kitamura (Hokkaido University)

On August 1st of last year, Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen officially apologized to Taiwan's indigenous peoples for “the four centuries of pain and m...

Location: Room 208N North, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

01Nov2017
Cover of Mike's World. Show's an image of Lester B. Pearson.

Book Launch: "Mike's World"

Speaker: Asa McKercher, Galen Perras Et Al

On the 60th anniversary of Lester Pearson’s receipt of the Nobel Peace Prize and the 50th anniversary of his departure as Prime Minister, it is time...

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

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