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02Feb2017
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Digital Humanities Network (DHN) Lightning Lunch

This Digital Humanities Network lightning lunch (co-sponsored by the U of T iSchool) will feature a guest speaker, Jacob Gaboury, and talks that addr...

Location: 1st floor of the Jackman Humanities Building, room 100, 170 St. George Street

03Apr2017
Collier's magazine image of Man and the Atom.

The World Must Choose International Control: Atomic Public Education in 1940s New York City

Speaker: Katie Davis

Central to addressing the problem of international control of atomic energy in the early Cold War was the work of United Nations Atomic Energy Commiss...

Location: Room LA200, 15 Devonshire Pl, 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

28Sep2017
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Global Reformations 2017

Speaker: Various Speakers (including History Department Faculty And Graduate Students)

This 3-day international conference at the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies (Victoria College, University of Toronto) will be the co...

Location: Victoria College, 73 Queens Park Crescent East Toronto, Ontario M5S 1K7

05Oct2017
Chauri Chaura protest, 1922

Event, Metaphor, Memory: a Workshop with Dr. Shahid Amin

Speaker: Dr. Shahid Amin (A.M. Khwaja Chair At Jamia Millia University-New Delhi; Visiting Professor Of History-Columbia University), Dr. Natalie Zemon Davis (Emerita Princeton University & University Of Toronto)

Dr. Shahid Amin (A.M. Khwaja Chair at Jamia Millia University, New Delhi; Visiting Professor of History, Columbia University), a prominent historian o...

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

06Oct2017
Battle scene, Shah Nameh

Conquest and Community: Historical Writing in Troubled Times

Speaker: Dr. Shahid Amin (A.M. Khwaja Chair At Jamia Millia University-New Delhi; Visiting Professor Of History-Columbia University), Dr. Natalie Zemon Davis (Emerita Princeton University & University Of Toronto); Prof. Rosalind O'Hanlon (University Of Oxford)

The fourth biennial conference on South Asian religions (CSAR) is proud to announce a special roundtable discussion titled “Conquest and Communit...

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

19Oct2017
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Eugenics, Racial Science and Nazi Biopolitics

Speaker: Prof. Richard Wetzell

The widespread complicity of German racial scientists in Nazi eugenic and racial policy is well documented. By contrast, the question of what influenc...

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

08Nov2017
engraving of whimsical Victorian gentleman with an exaggerated moustache

Eminent Victorians of Toronto - Lecture on Robert Baldwin

Speaker: Robert Fraser

The History Department is pleased to announce a new Special Lecture series, “Eminent Victorians of Toronto.” This new lecture series was the pr...

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

13Nov2017
Le cabinet de la Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève (Paris, 1692)

New Worlds, Indigenous Technologies, and European Cabinets of Curiosities

Speaker: Dr. Surekha Davies

In the early modern period, European perceptions of distant peoples shifted from curiosity and admiration to a growing conviction that Europe resided ...

Location: Helen Gardiner Phelan Playhouse, 79 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 2E5

16Nov2017
a renaissance painting of the poet, Dante

Dante's Journey Through the Visual Arts

Speaker: Dr. Henrike Lange, Assistant Professor Italian Renaissance Art And Architecture, University Of California, Berkeley

You are invited to celebrate  Dante’s Journey Through The Visual Arts Lecture, Reception and Opening of the John M. Kelly Library Exhibition  Cele...

Location: John M. Kelly Library, 113 St. Joseph Street,