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23Mar2018
A8 Highway in France

Putting the Postcolonial into the Trentes Glorieuses: Bidonvilles, the Autoroute A8 and the Aéroport Nice-Côte d'Azur

Speaker: Stephen Harp

This paper is part of a larger effort, undertaken now by several historians of modern France, to write workers from North Africa back into French hist...

Location: Room SS 2098, Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 2E5

26Mar2018
March 1968 lecture programme cover front page

March 1968: The Last Exodus of the Polish Jews? Fifty Years Later

Speaker: Irena Grudzinska-Gross

A CONVERSATION WITH IRENA GRUDZINSKA-GROSS  March 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the so-called "March Events" in Poland, which saw unprecedented ...

Location: George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place

03Apr2018
engraving of whimsical Victorian gentleman with an exaggerated moustache

Eminent Victorians of Toronto - John A. Macdonald

Speaker: Hugh Segal

***RECEPTION TO FOLLOW THIS LECTURE*** The History Department is pleased to announce a new Special Lecture series, “Eminent Victorians of Toronto....

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

04Apr2018
Portrait of Ludovico Capponi

Sexuality, Masculinity, and Embodiment: Closing the Circle

Speaker: Prof. Jacqueline Murray (University Of Guelph)

Using a wide-ranging interdisciplinary approach, this paper explores male embodiment as an integrated  and inextricable social, psychological, and ph...

Location: Senior Common Room, Victoria College (rear of), 93 Charles St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K6

05Apr2018
Image of Professor Guillaume Lachenal

The Lomidine files. Exploring the archives of a medical disaster in colonial Africa

Speaker: Guillaume Lachenal

On November 21st, 1954, 32 people died in the small village of Gribi, in the east of the French territory of Cameroon, following an injection of Lomid...

Location: Room 507, Health Sciences Building, 155 College St, Toronto, ON M5T 1P8

06Apr2018
Rough on Rats Victorian Trading Card Cartoon

Female Killers and Criminal Responsibility in the Nineteenth-Century British Empire

Speaker: Dr. Catherine Evans (Assistant Professor Of Criminology)

In the late nineteenth century, a number of intellectual currents converged to produce a crisis in how Britons, in England and in the wider British em...

Location: Room 265, Ericson Seminar Room, 2nd Floor, 14 Queen's Park Cres W, Toronto, ON M5S 3K9

06Apr2018
Image of Professor Guillaume Lachenal

The History and Afterlives of a Medical Utopia: Exploring the Remains of Colonial Medicine in the Afro-Pacific World

Speaker: Guillaume Lachenal

During World War II, a French colonial doctor named Doctor David received full and exclusive authority on the entire region of the Upper-Nyong, in the...

Location: Room SS 2098, Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 2E5

12Apr2018
Several Pershing II missiles

Going Nuclear: A Symposium on Nuclear Politics

At the heart of American nuclear power lies a paradox: Although the United States participated in and propelled a nuclear arms race, no other country ...

Location: Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

12Apr2018
A cruise missile is cut up

Rethinking the Nuclear Revolution and American Grand Strategy

Speaker: Prof. Francis J. Gavin (Giovanni Agnelli Distinguished Professor And Director Of The Henry A. Kissinger Center For Global Affairs)

This keynote presentation, by Professor Francis J. Gavin, concludes the morning symposium ‘Going Nuclear: A Symposium on American Nuclear Politics....

Location: Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

16Apr2018
Her Majesty’s Theatre, Ballarat, Australia

Our Leaving Ladies: Canadian Actresses Starring on World Stages from the 1840s to 1940s

Speaker: Cecilia Morgan

This free event is the opening of an exhibit curated by Professor Cecilia Morgan, who holds a cross appointment to the Department of History.  The ex...

Location: Macdonald Heaslip Walkway of Theatre History, Hart House Theatre, 7 Hart House Cir, Toronto, ON M5S 3H3

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