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Past Events: March, 2018

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29Mar2018
“Ostia pri reke Ob’” from J. G. Georgi

Disseminating Knowledge of Venereal Disease: Body Politics in Eighteenth-Century Russia

Speaker: Dr. Matthew Romaniello

Johann Bernhard Müller, a foreigner in Russian service in the 1710s, produced a memoir of his time in the Russian Empire focused upon the populations...

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

28Mar2018
Yanar Taş/Taksiarches Monastery, Cappadocia, Turkey

Building Greek Orthodox Christian Churches in Late Ottoman Cappadocia

Speaker: Tom Papademetriou (Stockton University)

Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies series The talk explores how Greek Orthodox communities from villages in the region of Kayseri attempted to ...

Location: Room SS 2098, Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 2E5

26Mar2018
March 1968 lecture programme cover front page

March 1968: The Last Exodus of the Polish Jews? Fifty Years Later

Speaker: Irena Grudzinska-Gross

A CONVERSATION WITH IRENA GRUDZINSKA-GROSS  March 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the so-called "March Events" in Poland, which saw unprecedented ...

Location: George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place

23Mar2018
A8 Highway in France

Putting the Postcolonial into the Trentes Glorieuses: Bidonvilles, the Autoroute A8 and the Aéroport Nice-Côte d'Azur

Speaker: Stephen Harp

This paper is part of a larger effort, undertaken now by several historians of modern France, to write workers from North Africa back into French hist...

Location: Room SS 2098, Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 2E5

22Mar2018
historical tapestry

The 2018 Donald Creighton Lecture: Beverly Lemire

Speaker: Professor Beverly Lemire (University Of Alberta)

"Stitching the Global in an Age of Empires: Contact, Connection, and Translation in Needlework Arts, c. 1600-1880s" Beverly Lemire is Professor and He...

Location: Alumni Hall, St. Michael's College, 81 St. Mary Street

15Mar2018
Picture of Andrew Brown

‘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

14Mar2018
Exterior view of the Munk School of Global Affairs

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

14Mar2018
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

13Mar2018
Professor Jill Lepore

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

12Mar2018
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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