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Events Category: Book Launches

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20Oct2016
Cover illustration from Ester Reiter's book, featuring labourers and protesters with a banner in Hebrew.

Book launch with Ester Reiter: A Future Without Hate or Need

Speaker: Ester Reiter, School Of Gender, Sexuality And Women’s Studies, York University

A Future Without Hate or Need brings to life the rich and multi-layered lives of a dissident political community.  Many of the women in this secular ...

Location: 12th Floor, 252 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 1V6

12Jan2017
Violence as a Generative Force

Book Launch: Violence as a Generative Force: Identity, Nationalism, and Memory in a Balkan Community

Speaker: Prof. Max Bergholz Associate Professor, Department Of History, Concordia University

During two terrifying days and nights in early September 1941, the lives of nearly two thousand men, women, and children were taken savagely by their ...

Location: Room 108N, North House, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

27Jan2017
A poster with details of the event.

A Book Launch: Energy Then & Now

Speaker: Ruth Sandwell, Imre Szeman

A Book Launch: Energy Then & Now will launch two edited collections: Ruth Sandwell, ed., Powering Up Canada: Power, Fuel and Energy since 1600. (M...

Location: History Common Room, Sidney Smith Hall, Department of History, 100 St. George St, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3

06Mar2017
Image of a child in the womb

A Book Launch with Nora Jaffary: Reproduction and Its Discontents in Mexico: Childbirth and Contraception from 1750 to 1905

Speaker: Prof. Nora Jaffary (Associate Professor Of History, Concordia University)

The Latin American Studies program and the Department of History at the University of Toronto are proud to invite you to a Luncheon Series Book Presen...

Location: Room 318, Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St. George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C5

20Mar2017
Black and white image of a human head in abstract are work

Chino: Anti-Chinese Racism in Mexico

Speaker: Prof. Jason Oliver Chang (Asian American Studies & History, University Of Connecticut)

You are cordially invited to a Luncheon Series Book Presentation of: Chino: Anti-Chinese Racism in Mexico, 1880-1940 by Jason Oliver Chang Chino is a...

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

13Apr2017
Image of John Rae, celebrated Arctic explorer

Book Launch: Finding John Rae by Alice Jane Hamilton

Speaker: Alice Jane Hamilton

You are invited to the official book launch of Finding John Rae by author Alice Jane Hamilton, a direct descendant of arctic explorer John Rae. This c...

Location: Upper Library, 4 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 2E1

15Jun2017
A young lady from early modern England sleeping.

Book Launch: Janine Riviere - Dreams in Early Modern England

Speaker: Janine Rivière

BOOK LAUNCH Janine Rivière - Dreams in Early Modern England (Routledge, 2017) Join us for light refreshments and meet the author. Dreams in ...

Location: New College Library, Foyer, 20 Willcocks St, Toronto, ON M5S 1C6

11Sep2017
Image of Sonia and Boris

When Sonia Met Boris: Stories of Love and Family in Stalin’s Soviet Union

Speaker: Anna Shternshis, Doris Bergen, Ato Quayson, Psoy Korolenko

The Soviet Union went through war, destruction and chaos in the 1940s and the early 1950s. But for many of its citizens, this time was the prime of th...

Location: Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100, 170 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C5

12Oct2017
Munk School of Global Affairs

Book Launch: Innovation and Adaptation, 1968-1984, and Trudeau’s World: Insiders Reflect on Foreign Policy, Trade, and Defence, 1968-84

We launch volume three of the official history of the Department of External Affairs, Innovation and Adaptation, 1968-1984, by John Hilliker, Mary Hal...

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

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