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02Dec2016
Peace and War in the Baltic

Peace and War in the Baltic: Elmar Tampold Chair of Estonian Studies Student Conference

The Elmar Tampõld Chair of Estonian Studies will be hosting a student conference Peace and War in the Baltic: Ryan Cheuk Him Sun Baptism during the B...

Location: Room SS2098 (Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room), Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George St., Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

03Feb2017
Behind Closed Doors

Peace, Conflict and Justice Conference 2017 - Behind Closed Doors: Trafficking Labour, Sex and Art

Speaker: Michele Clark, Bonnie Czegledi, Jacqui Linder, Antonela Arhin, Shelley Gilbert

Behind Closed Doors will shed light on modern day slavery and the trafficking of cultural legacies — two issues whose human and economic impact cann...

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

25Feb2017
Ghosts of Vimy Ridge

History Symposium 2017 "Canada: A Coming of Age"

This symposium will focus on various aspects of the First World War and Vimy Ridge and will be held in London, Ontario on Saturday, February 25, 2017....

Location: Delta London Armouries, 325 Dundas St, London, ON N6B 1T9

07Apr2017
Trees in the forefront with factory smoke stacks releasing pollution into the air. The sky is not visiable due to the pollution.

Asia in the Anthropocene

Speaker: Prasenjit Duara (Keynote), Julia Thomas, Daniel Elam, Meng Yue

Schedule: 10:00 - Purple Lounge, Department of East Asian Studies, 130 St. George Street, 14th Floor Julia Thomas (History, University of Notre ...

Location: East Asian Studies Purple Lounge and Innis Town Hall, 130 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 1A5

19Apr2017
Stockmarket numbers board in multi-colours.

(In)securitization: Themes and Interventions for Understanding our New World of Insecurity

Speaker: Stephen Toope (Director Munk School), Multiple Panelists From The Faculty Of Arts & Science And The Munk School

Has global governance been configured as a project of security, as distinct from earlier concepts of “freedom” or “peace”? What value-systems ...

Location: Vivian and David Campbell Conference Centre, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

22Apr2017
A pencil drawing of the Fathers of Canadian Confederation gathering in a meeting room.

The Other 60s: A Decade That Shaped Canada and the World

In order to mark the 150th Anniversary of Confederation, on Saturday 22 April 2017 the Department of History will be hosting a day-long conference tit...

Location: George Ignatieff Theatre, Trinity College, 15 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

26Apr2017
Old map of Jerusalem

Boundaries: An Undergraduate Research Colloquium

Boundaries range from national boundaries to political boundaries of the public and the private. They are frail, arbitrary, and prone to collapsing in...

Location: Room SS 2098, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

24May2017
A black and white portrait of Karl Marx

Marx's Capital ​after 150 Years: Critique and Alternative to Capitalism

This international conference will play host to a number of speakers including: Immanuel Wallerstein, Saskia Sassen, Etienne Balibar, John Bellamy Fos...

Location: York University, 4700 Keele St, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3

05Jun2017
Mine Tunnel

Imagining and Transforming the Underground: Towards a Cultural History of the Mine (Conference Announcement and CFP)

Speaker: To Be Announced

From carceral underworld to proletarian vanguard, the unique status of the mine as a site of labour and social upheaval transcends centuries and cultu...

Location: To be announced, York University, 4700 Keele St., North York, ON M3J 1P3

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

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