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13Feb2017
Esther Schor

Zamenhof, Esperanto and the Hillelist Covenant

Speaker: Prof. Esther Schor (Department Of English, Princeton University)

Granovksy-Gluskin Graduate Collaborative Program Lecture L. L. Zamenhof, the inventor of Esperanto, claimed that his Judaism strongly motivated him to...

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

13Feb2017
Toronto's Poor: A Rebellious History

Toronto's Poor: A Rebellious History (Monthly Meeting of the Toronto Workers' History Project)

Speaker: Bryan Palmer (Trent University), Gaétan Héroux (Ontario Coalition Against Poverty)

Toronto’s Poor reveals the long and too often forgotten history of poor people’s resistance. It details how the homeless, the unemployed, and the...

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

15Feb2017
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Travel Sickness: Pan-Africanism, Medicine and Misogynoir in Interwar Caribbean Harlem

Speaker: Professor W. Christopher Johnson

Please join us for the WGSI first 2017 research seminar With Prof.  W. Chris Johnson, Assistant Professor, WGSI and Department of History, University...

Location: JHB 100A Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St. George Street

24Feb2017
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Civil Wars: A History of Ideas

Speaker: David Armitage, Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor Of History At Harvard University

From the Balkans to Rwanda, Afghanistan, Iraq, South Sudan and most recently Syria, civil conflict has exploded across the globe. In the West, politic...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, Munk Centre For International Studies , 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3C7

25Feb2017
Ghosts of Vimy Ridge

History Symposium 2017 "Canada: A Coming of Age"

This symposium will focus on various aspects of the First World War and Vimy Ridge and will be held in London, Ontario on Saturday, February 25, 2017....

Location: Delta London Armouries, 325 Dundas St, London, ON N6B 1T9

27Feb2017
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Noise and the Medical Body in Early Modern Italy

Speaker: Julia Rombough (NFC Doctoral Fellow, 2016-2017)

NFC Doctoral Fellow Seminars Sixteenth and seventeenth century Italian medical and health practices forwarded that sound moved through the air, entere...

Location: Victoria University Common Room (VUCR), Burwash Hall, 89 Charles Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 1K6

27Feb2017
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Kepler Wagging his Tail

Speaker: Prof. Gadi Algazi (Tel Aviv University)

Scholars have been protesting for centuries that they have no time. Humanists’ par-ticular appreciation of time has often been noted and one even sp...

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

02Mar2017
A map of Guatemala

Mortal Doubt: Maras and Murder in Post-War Guatemala

Speaker: Dr. Anthony W. Fontes (Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow Department Of Geography University Of Wisconsin)

Since the end of Latin America’s longest and bloodiest civil war (1960-1996), Guatemala City, like other cities in Central America’s Northern Tria...

Location: Room 318, Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St. George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C5

02Mar2017
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Studying the Past Through Technology

Speaker: Michelle Alexopoulos, Periklis Andritsos, Nicholas Terpstra

The Digital Curation Institute (DCI) at the Faculty of Information (iSchool) is pleased to announce a DCI Event pn Thursday, March 2nd at 4pm in Bi...

Location: Bissel Room 507, 140 St. George Street, Toronto, ON M5S 3G6

02Mar2017
Old woman sitting at a table reading a book

Crypto-Jewish practices of a conversa in fifteenth-century Majorca: the proceso and prayers of Esclaramuna Pardo

Speaker: Natalie Oeltjen (CRRS, Victoria University)

The Fifty-Second Season of the TORONTO RENAISSANCE AND REFORMATION COLLOQUIUM Founded by Natalie Zemon Davis and James K. McConica in 1964 This talk w...

Location: Senior Common Room, Victoria College, 91 Charles St. West, Toronto, ON M5S 1K5

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