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15Nov2018
Daniel Sargent

Pax Americana: Report from a Work-in-Progress

Speaker: Daniel Sargent

The American World Order is today in crisis. The election of Donald Trump has imperiled the future of the Pax Americana, but Trump's election is not s...

Location: Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room (SS 2098), Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street

14Nov2018

Paul Cohen, “Translation on the Seas: Towards a Maritime History of Language in the First Age of Globalization"

Speaker: Prof. Paul Cohen (Department Of History)

Please join us next Wednesday, November 14,  for this year’s second meeting of the Toronto Eighteenth-Century Group. Paul Cohen, Associate Professo...

Location: Jackman Humanities Building 616, 170 St George St Toronto ON M5S 3G3

14Nov2018
Kevin Kenny

Ireland and Empire

Speaker: Kevin Kenny, Professor Of History & Glucksman Professor In Irish Studies (NYU)

A Workshop with Kevin Kenny Kevin Kenny received his Ph.D. in American History from Columbia University in 1994, where his dissertation won the Bancro...

Location: Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room (SS 2098), Sidney Smtih Hall, 100 St. George Street

08Nov2018
Charlotte Gray

Telling Stories in the Age of Historical Amnesia

Speaker: Charlotte Gray

On the evening of Thursday, November 8, acclaimed biographer and historian Charlotte Gray, OC, FRSC, will deliver the 2018 Harold Innis Lecture. Entit...

Location: Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

08Nov2018
Ngo Dinh Diem votes in 1959

How Democratic Should Vietnam Be?: Anticommunist Nationalists and the Debate on the Constitutional Transition in the Republic of Vietnam (RVN), May-December 1955

Speaker: Prof. Nu-Anh Tran (University Of Connecticut)

Abstract: In the eyes of many foreign observers, one of the most puzzling aspects of the Republic of Vietnam (RVN, or South Vietnam) was the continual...

Location: 208N-North house, 1 Devonshire Place, North House

08Nov2018

Social (In)Security: Pensions and the Postwar Soviet Economy

Speaker: Kristy Ironside (McGill)

Seminar talk and discussion

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

07Nov2018
USA and Canada Flags side by side

Trade-Offs: A History of Canada’s Negotiating Trade Agreements with the United States

Canadian Business History Association Annual Conference 2018 A conference of academics, politicians and business practitioners to study and analyze th...

Location: Massey College and Rotman School of Management, 105 St. George St., Toronto, ON M5S 3E6

06Nov2018
large group of people

Talk with Taiwan’s Digital Minister Audrey Tang: Social Innovation and the Renovation of Democracy

Speaker: Audrey Tang

Abstract: Open, collective, experimental and sustainable. Taiwan’s first Digital Minister Audrey Tang’s talk will show what happens when people wh...

Location: 100A, Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St. George Street

06Nov2018
Graziele Sena singing

Encounters: The Open Program at CDTPS (Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards)

Won't you join us? All the way from Italy, the actresses of the Open Program of the Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards wil...

Location: Performance Studio, 79 St George StToronto, ON M5S 2E5

30Oct2018
Professor Marian Lyons

Death and Dying in Ireland

Speaker: Professor Marian Lyons

Marian (Mary Ann) Lyons has published extensively on Franco-Irish relations and on Irish migration to continental Europe in the early modern period, a...

Location: Charbonnel Lounge, St. Michael’s College, 81 St Mary Street

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