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06Oct2016
Martha Ann Selby

Poetry, Fiction, and Authorial Identity in D. Dilip Kumar's Short Stories

Speaker: Martha Ann Selby, Department Of Asian Studies, The University Of Texas At Austin

Poets appear as central characters in two of D. Dilip Kumar’s (1951-) Tamil short stories: first, as a feckless, drunken husband in the 1988 experim...

Location: 208N, North House, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

11Oct2016
Imprisoning the Innocent

Imprisoning the Innocent - Bail and Wrongful Convictions

This program will:   - Highlight recent academic research findings on bail in Canada - Provide an overview of recent policy recommendations for refor...

Location: Donald Lamont Learning Centre, Law Society of Upper Canada, 130 Queen Street W., Toronto, ON M5H 2N5

13Oct2016
Dr Monchalin

The Criminalization of Indigenous Peoples

Speaker: Professor Lisa Monchalin, Kwantlen Polytechnic University - Surrey, BC

Crimes and injustices affecting Indigenous peoples must be understood within the context of Canada’s shameful history, and the unchanged colonial g...

Location: Ericson Seminar Room - 2nd Floor, Canadiana Gallery Building, U of T, Please see address above

13Oct2016
Patrice Leconte

Q & A with filmmaker Patrice Leconte

Speaker: Patrice Leconte

Limited space, registration required

Location: Room 222, Innis College, Toronto, ON M5S 1J5, 2 Sussex Avenue

14Oct2016
Public Forum on Race, Policing and Black Lives Matter

A Public Forum on Race, Policing and Black Lives Matter

Speakers: Marques Banks, Black Movement-Law Project, Washington, D.C. Anthony Morgan, human rights and public interest lawyer Idil Abdillahi, professo...

Location: Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, Canadiana Gallery, 14 Queen's Park Crescent West, Toronto, ON M5S 3K9

14Oct2016
Irene Markoff

Ottoman Turkish Mehterhâne Music as a Catalyst for Alaturka Constructions of Difference in Western Music and Alafranga Appropriations of Difference in Ottoman Turkish Music (18-19th centuries): Gestures of Expressive Alterity

Speaker: Irene Markoff, York University

This lecture sheds light on the exchange, representation, and implementation of musical conventions of Ottoman Turkish and European Others. It focuses...

Location: Conference Room -Room 200, Bancroft Building, 4 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

14Oct2016
Ridicule

Cinema & Context: Ridicule (1996, dir. Patrice Leconte)

Roundtable discussion with Patrice Leconte and Paul Cohen prior to the screening.  To get royal backing on a needed drainage project, a poor French l...

Location: Spadina Theatre, 24 Spadina Road, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7

20Oct2016
Cover illustration from Ester Reiter's book, featuring labourers and protesters with a banner in Hebrew.

Book launch with Ester Reiter: A Future Without Hate or Need

Speaker: Ester Reiter, School Of Gender, Sexuality And Women’s Studies, York University

A Future Without Hate or Need brings to life the rich and multi-layered lives of a dissident political community.  Many of the women in this secular ...

Location: 12th Floor, 252 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 1V6

20Oct2016
Image of Toronto skyline from the waterfront, featuring Harbourfront Centre and the CN Tower.

The Bays - Advancing Sydney's Global Competitiveness through Waterfront Renewal

Speaker: David Pitchford, The Chief Executive UrbanGrowth NSW

Portia Maier, Consul-General and Senior Trade & Investment Commissioner, Australia will make the introductory remarks. Sydney and Toronto share re...

Location: Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K6

21Oct2016
Vineyard

Dawn Of The Vinelords: Wine And Capitalism In Colonial Algeria

Speaker: Owen White, Associate Professor, Department Of History, University Of Delaware

In the late nineteenth century wine production took off in French-ruled Algeria, to such an extent that for most of the following century this Muslim-...

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

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