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22Oct2018
The Great Italian Renaissance Masters

Art Appreciation: The Great Italian Renaissance Masters - Michelangelo

Speaker: Prof. Kenneth Bartlett (Department Of History)

Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Raphael - the triumvirate of High Renaissance art – are considered to be three of the greatest artists in h...

Location: Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre, 750 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J2

19Oct2018
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IS THERE A WORLD HISTORY OF GENOCIDE?

Speaker: Prof. Norman M. Naimark (Robert And Florence McDonnell Professor Of East European Studies Stanford University)

The lecture will explore some of the conceptual problems that are involved in writing a world history of genocide. The question posed is really a rhet...

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

19Oct2018
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Congress of Black Writers and Artists: An Argument for Black Studies in Canada

Black Congress is a two-day transdisciplinary symposium organized by graduate students at the University of Toronto. This event is hosted by the Women...

Location: William Doo Auditorium, New College, 45 Willcocks StToronto, ON M5S 1C7

15Oct2018
The Great Italian Renaissance Masters

Art Appreciation: The Great Italian Renaissance Masters - Raphael

Speaker: Prof. Kenneth Bartlett (Department Of History)

Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Raphael - the triumvirate of High Renaissance art – are considered to be three of the greatest artists in h...

Location: Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre, 750 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J2

15Oct2018
Centre for Jewish Studies Blue Background

The Aftermath of the Second World War: A Global Jewish Perspective

Monday, October 15, 2018 9:45-10:00  Welcome and opening remarks 10:00-11:15  Panel 1: Jewish Survivors in Eastern Europe Chair: Piotr ...

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

12Oct2018
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Trauma, Mourning, Witnessing: Photographing the Philippine Drug War

Speaker: Prof. Vicente L. Rafael (University Of Washington)

Dr. David Chu Program in Asia-Pacific Studies Distinguished Visitor Lecture Abstract: In this presentation, I inquire into one of the earliest res...

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

10Oct2018
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Job Letter and CV Workshop for Grad Students

What makes a strong job application for the academic job market? How do you create a CV and job letter that gets noticed by search committees? How can...

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

03Oct2018
Painting attributed to Ghasi. Maharana Jawan Singh of Mewar Receiving the Governor General of India, Lord William Cavendish Bentinck, February 8th, 1832, ca. 1832.Opaque watercolor, gold and silver on cloth

Sensory Travels: Landscape and Maps from Early Modern India

Speaker: Prof. Dipti Khera, Prof. Samira Sheikh

What kinds of representations of place and landscape did the colonial mapmaking project encounter when its great trigonometrical survey unfolded in ea...

Location: Room 208, North House, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, 1 Devonshire PlToronto, ON M5S 3K7

01Oct2018
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Panel Discussion | Trump and Trade

Speaker: The Honourable Bill Graham, Larry Herman, Jon Allen

What are the prospects for NAFTA and trade in the era of Donald Trump? Current affairs are demanding questions of the rules-based order to which the i...

Location: George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

28Sep2018
Abel Faivre's WWI poster featuring a young unknown soldier

Abel Faivre's Unknown Soldier: The Material and Discursive History of an Iconic French WWI Poster

Speaker: Prof. Brett Bowles (Indiana University)

The mural poster that Abel Faivre created in late 1916 for the second national French war loan, showing a young soldier exhorting soldiers and civilia...

Location: Munk, 108N, 1 Devonshire Place, North House (corner of Hosking)

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