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Past Events: March, 2018

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‘The Biggest Victory for the Contras, Yet’: Hurricane Joan and the Cold War Debate over Natural Disaster Relief Aid

Speaker: Andrew Brown (Texas A&M University)

Andrew Brown, a PhD candidate at Texas A&M University, will present his research at a meeting of the Bill Graham Centre Graduate Research Forum. O...

Location: Room 200, Gerald Larkin Building, 15 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

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Child Victims and Female Perpetrators: Dealing with the Nazi Murder of Disabled Children in Ukraine after WWII

Speaker: Tanja Penter (University Of Heidelberg)

Location: Room 108N, North House, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

El Partido del Pueblo Historia Grafica del Aprismo (left) / A bracero in work camp quarters (right). Photograph by Leonard Nadel

Transnational Resistance: Politics, Migration, and Rights in 20th-Century Latin America

Speaker: Prof. Geneviève Dorais (Université Du Québec à Montréal), Dr. Mireya Loza (Curator, National Museum Of American History)

Please join us for two public lectures that explore the transnational histories of Latin American political exiles’ and migrants’ construction of ...

Location: Room 318, Jackman Humanities Building, 262 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1V8

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F.E.L. Priestly Memorial Lectures in The History of Ideas

Speaker: Professor Jill Lepore (David Woods Kemper '41 Professor Of American History, Harvard University)

"The End of Knowledge" March 13: Facts March 14: Numbers March 15: Data Lectures begin at 4:30pm. Faculty, students, staff and the public are ...

Location: UC 140, University College, 15 King's College Circle

Two Landsknechts with Four Cannons

Shakespeare and Ecological Modernity: Wood, Glass, Gunpowder

Speaker: Prof. Randall Martin (University Of New Brunswick)

This talk will consider how Shakes¬peare connects early modern envi¬ron¬mental history to ecological crises in the Anthropocene. The origins of som...

Location: Senior Common Room, Victoria College, (rear of), 93 Charles St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K6

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Conceiving Hunger in the Soviet Union at War: Between Heroism and Humiliation

Speaker: Rebecca Manley

Location: Room 208N, North House, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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Eminent Victorians of Toronto - Casimir Gzowski

Speaker: Viv Nelles

The History Department is pleased to announce a new Special Lecture series, “Eminent Victorians of Toronto.” This new lecture series was the produ...

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

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Re-Storying Indigenous Geographies: A Story of Urban Ainu Migration in Comparative Context

Speaker: Prof. Mark Watson (Concordia University)

In recent years, the task of “restorying” has been identified as an important strategy in making space for the counternarratives of the nation-sta...

Location: Room 208N, North House, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

Crematorium III at Auschwitz

Annual Wolfe Chair Lecture in Holocaust Studies: "Out of the Ashes: Recovered Sources on Greek Jews in Auschwitz"

Featuring: A panel with Nicholas Chare (University of Montreal), Katherine E. Fleming (NYU), and Pavel Polian (National Research University Higher Sch...

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