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08Dec2017
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Jim Doak Lecture Series with Mark Lilla

Speaker: Prof. Mark Lilla (Humanities-Columbia University)

Lecture in English followed by Discussion in French and English The May 7 French election has been portrayed in the North American Press as an overwhe...

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

16Jan2018
Anon., “The Field of the Cloth of Gold” c.1545 (detail). Oil on canvas. Royal Collection Trust, U.K.

Renaissance Repasts on the Road: Feeding Nobles During Journeys

Speaker: Prof. Ryan Whibbs

Noble kitchens have long fascinated food historians. During the Renaissance, in particular, many noble and royal households maintained large kitchen d...

Location: Victoria University Senior Common Room, rear of 91 Charles St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K5

16Jan2018
engraving of whimsical Victorian gentleman with an exaggerated moustache

Eminent Victorians of Toronto - George Gooderham

Speaker: Ian Kyer

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

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

18Jan2018
Picture of Manna Duah

The State Department, University of Utah and the Making of a National University for Ethiopia, 1958 to 1969

Speaker: Manna Duah (Temple University)

Manna Duah, PhD candidate at Temple University, will present her research at a meeting of the Bill Graham Centre Graduate Research Forum. This talk ex...

Location: Room 200, Gerald Larkin Building, 15 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

18Jan2018
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An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873

Speaker: Prof. Benjamin Madley

Benjamin Madley presents the first full account of the government-sanctioned genocide of California Indians under United States rule. Between 1846 ...

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

26Jan2018
Marshall Pétain inspecting the leaders of the youth camp in the forties

Feeding France's Outcasts: Rationing in Vichy's Internment Camps, 1940-1944

Speaker: Laurie Drake

During the Second World War, France established a rationing system that attempted to provide a minimum of food to each of its citizens. It is generall...

Location: Room 208N, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

06Feb2018
engraving of whimsical Victorian gentleman with an exaggerated moustache

Eminent Victorians of Toronto - Oronhyatekha

Speaker: Keith Jamieson

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

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

09Feb2018
Hawaiian navigators

Knowledge and Power in the Pacific: Native Hawaiian Exploration in an Age of Empire

Speaker: Prof. David Chang (University Of Minnesota)

How can we understand the Pacific, Asia, and the broader world from indigenous perspectives–from the perspective of the people that Westerners claim...

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

09Feb2018
The Olympic rings symbol and Pierre de Coubertin, founder of the International Olympic Committee

Sport and the French: An Erratic Trajectory from Du Guesclin to Coubertin

Speaker: John McClelland

Pierre de Coubertin’s revival of the ancient Olympics was part of his larger program to reform the French educational system in imitation of the Eng...

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

13Feb2018
Portrait of Leonora Galigai

Punishing Remains: Performing Witch Archives, Decriminalizing Witchcraft

Speaker: Prof. VK Preston (University Of Toronto)

The 1618 trial of Leonora Galigaï, along with her husband’s memory, was accompanied by fantastical political defamation. This talk on damnatio memo...

Location: Room 208N, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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