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03Mar2017
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Magnum iocum dare: Literature as Play in the Eleventh Century

Speaker: Prof. Monika Otter (Dept. Of English, Dartmouth College)

2016-17 J.R. O’Donnell Memorial Lecture in Medieval Studies Reception to follow This lecture series is free and open to the public. If you have an a...

Location: Room 310, Centre for Medieval Studies, 125 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C7

06Mar2017
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Keeping Track of Time in the Ancient World

Speaker: Prof. John M. Steele (Department Of Egyptology & Assyriology, Brown University)

The Jackman Humanities Institute Program for the Arts on Time, Rhythm and Pace is pleased to present: A talk by John M. Steele, Department of Egyptolo...

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

07Mar2017
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Reconciliation & Indigenous Rights: Implementing the Colombian Peace Accord

Luis Fernando Arias - Indigenous leader of the Kankuamo people and General Counsel of the National Indigenous Organization of Colombia (ONIC). The ONI...

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

08Mar2017
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Time and the Calendar in Babylonian Astrology

Speaker: Prof. John M. Steele (Department Of Egyptology & Assyriology, Brown University)

It is no surprise that time played a central role in Babylonian astronomy: the beginning of the new month was determined by the visibility of the new ...

Location: Earth Sciences Auditorium B142, 5 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 3J1

09Mar2017
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Settler-Colonialism and Legal Ordering: Israel as a ‘Jewish and Democratic’ State

Speaker: Dr. Mazen Masri (Senior Lecturer In Law And Deputy Associate Dean, City University Of London)

Dr. Mazen Masri joined the City Law School as a lecturer in September 2013. He has previously taught at the University of Toronto and York University ...

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

13Mar2017
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Toronto Workers' History Project: Feminism and Labour

Speaker: Caroline Egan (Steelworkers' Toronto Area Council), Franca Iacovetta (University Of Toronto), Holly Kirkconnell (formerly Organized Working Women), Felicia Samuel (Elementary Teachers Of Toronto)

In honour of International Women's Day, the Toronto Workers' History Project invites you to look back over four decades of the struggles of Toronto's ...

Location: Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil St., Toronto, ON M5T 1N1

14Mar2017
Fathers of Confederation

Canada 150 Ten Minute Talks: "The Irish Origins of Canadian Confederation: A Slightly Twisted Perspective" (Prof. David Wilson)

Speaker: Prof. David Wilson, Professor, Department Of History, U Of T

The "Ten Minute Talks" series will be afternoon events held during the winter semester, and led by faculty from the History Department. Light refresh...

Location: Room 2098, Sidney Smithy Hall, 100 St. George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

14Mar2017
Jill Lepore event postponed

Postponed: Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper: F. E. L. Priestley Memorial Lectures in the History of Ideas

Speaker: Jill Lepore (David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor Of American History At Harvard University)

Professor Jill Lepore David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor of American History  Harvard University The End of Knowledge M̶a̶r̶c̶h̶ ̶1̶4̶,̶ ̶...

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

15Mar2017
Jill Lepore event postponed

Postponed: Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper: F. E. L. Priestley Memorial Lectures In The History Of Ideas

Speaker: Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor Of American History At Harvard University

Professor Jill Lepore David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor of American History  Harvard University The End of Knowledge M̶a̶r̶c̶h̶ ̶1̶4̶,̶ ̶...

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

16Mar2017
Jill Lepore event postponed

Postponed: Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper: F. E. L. Priestley Memorial Lectures in the History of Ideas

Speaker: Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor Of American History At Harvard University

Professor Jill Lepore David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor of American History  Harvard University The End of Knowledge M̶a̶r̶c̶h̶ ̶1̶4̶,̶ ̶...

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

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