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09Feb2017
Prof. Dian Million

Prof. Dian Million - "We are the land and the land is us": Indigenous land, lives and embodied ecologies in the 21st century"

Speaker: Prof. Dian Million (Unviersity Of Washington)

You are invited to the Department of Anthropology's Second Biannual Krystyna Sieciechowicz Memorial Lecture featuring Professor Dian Million. Prof. Mi...

Location: University College 140, 15 King's College Circle, Toronto, ON M5S 3H7

10Feb2017
Andrew Needham Lecture

The Neverending Age of Coal: Energy Extraction amidst Dreams of Post-Industrialism

Speaker: Andrew Needham (History, New York University)

The JHI Working Group on Imagining and Inhabiting Resource Landscapes is pleased to present:Andrew Needham, History, New York UniversityThe Neverendin...

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

13Feb2017
Photograph of Trinity College in the winter.

Food from Overseas: Feeding France’s Interned Population During WWII

Speaker: Laurie Drake, PhD Candidate, University Of Toronto

Bill Graham Centre Graduate Research Forum: "Food from Overseas: Feeding France’s Interned Population During WWII" This presentation explores the ro...

Location: Trinity College Boardroom, 6 Hoskin Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1H8

13Feb2017
Esther Schor

Zamenhof, Esperanto and the Hillelist Covenant

Speaker: Prof. Esther Schor (Department Of English, Princeton University)

Granovksy-Gluskin Graduate Collaborative Program Lecture L. L. Zamenhof, the inventor of Esperanto, claimed that his Judaism strongly motivated him to...

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

15Feb2017
Photograph of Professor W. Christopher Johnson

Travel Sickness: Pan-Africanism, Medicine and Misogynoir in Interwar Caribbean Harlem

Speaker: Professor W. Christopher Johnson

Please join us for the WGSI first 2017 research seminar With Prof.  W. Chris Johnson, Assistant Professor, WGSI and Department of History, University...

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

24Feb2017
Exterior view of the Munk School of Global Affairs

Civil Wars: A History of Ideas

Speaker: David Armitage, Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor Of History At Harvard University

From the Balkans to Rwanda, Afghanistan, Iraq, South Sudan and most recently Syria, civil conflict has exploded across the globe. In the West, politic...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, Munk Centre For International Studies , 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3C7

27Feb2017
A man in a room reading a book at a table with a globe sitting on it.

Kepler Wagging his Tail

Speaker: Prof. Gadi Algazi (Tel Aviv University)

Scholars have been protesting for centuries that they have no time. Humanists’ par-ticular appreciation of time has often been noted and one even sp...

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

01Mar2017
A group of university students waving after arriving at Union Station

Student Exchanges, Gender, and Activism at the University of Toronto and the Université de Montréal, 1947- 1965

Speaker: Daniel Poitras (Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. Of History, U Of T)

Daniel Poitras is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the History Department at University of Toronto. He holds a PhD from the Université de Montréal, and is t...

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

02Mar2017
A map of Guatemala

Mortal Doubt: Maras and Murder in Post-War Guatemala

Speaker: Dr. Anthony W. Fontes (Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow Department Of Geography University Of Wisconsin)

Since the end of Latin America’s longest and bloodiest civil war (1960-1996), Guatemala City, like other cities in Central America’s Northern Tria...

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

03Mar2017
Flatiron building in downtown Toronto

From Quaint to Cool: 150 Years of Language Change in Toronto

11-12pm: Canadian Language Museum Exhibit, Canadian English, Eh? 12-2pm: Foundations of Toronto English               Professors J.K. Cha...

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, Jackman Humanities Institute, 170 St. George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C5

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