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10Mar2017
Ancient pyramid with the moon in the sky

Approaches to Harmonizing the Moon & Sun in Calendars Across the Ancient Near East

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

Learn more about this event on the Jackman Humanities Institute website. This event is open to University of Toronto faculty and graduate students onl...

Location: Conference Room BF200B, 4 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

15Mar2017
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Notes from the Global Underground: From Bandung and the Tricontinental to BDS and BLM

Speaker: Prof. Vijay Prashad (George And Martha Keller Chair In South Asian History And International Studies At Trinity College)

Dina Fergani (PhD candidate, Near and Middle East Civilizations) will conduct a public conversation with Professor Vijay Prashad (George and Martha...

Location: NMC Seminar Room, 2nd Floor, 4 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

17Mar2017
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The Corporeal City: How Do Lived Experiences Shape the Urban Space?

Speaker: Prof. Ato Quayson, Prof. Jens Hanssen, Prof. Judith Taylor

Join the Literature & Critical Theory Student Union for our second academic seminar of the semester. Our panelists will discuss how lived experien...

Location: VC 115, 73 Queen Park's Crescent #106, Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

07Apr2017
Black and white image of Enver Pasha in military attire

Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies: Rebel, Ruler, Renegade – The Life of Enver Pasha (1881-1922)

Speaker: Prof. Michael Reynolds (Princeton University)

Described by the Washington Herald in 1915 as “the most fascinating figure” of World War I, Enver Pasha has long been regarded as one of the most ...

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

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

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

28Jun2017
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Graduate Speakers' Series

Speaker: Julia Rady-Shaw & Dale Barbour

Celebrating Canada's 150 As part of the monthly graduate speakers' series, Julia Rady and Dale Barbour will each present their dissertation research a...

Location: Lower level - Grad room, 60 Harbord St, Toronto, ON M5S 3L1

06Oct2017
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The Place of the Baltic in the French Atlantic Empire

Speaker: Prof. Pernille Roge (French Colonial History - University Of Pittsburgh)

This talk explores ways in which the Baltic region enabled the rise and consolidation of the French colonial empire in the Americas. The Baltic, a sup...

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

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

10Nov2017

The 2017 Kenya Elections and Democracy in Africa: What Happened and What Comes Next?

Speaker: Bruce Berman, Julie MacArthur, Gerald Bareebe, Moses Karanja

A roundtable discussion on the 2017 Kenya Elections and Democracy in Africa featuring speakers: Bruce Berman (Professor Emeritus, Political Studies an...

Location: Room SS 3130, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

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