The entrance to the Department of History’s office in Sidney Smith Hall
 

Events Audiences: Community

19Sep2016
History Matters Series at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

Bonfire of the Vanities: Savonarola’s Ominous Rise To Power with guest speaker Professor Kenneth Bartlett

Speaker: Professor Kenneth Bartlett

How did a fiery, apocalyptic preacher take control of 1490s Florence, a Renaissance city of culture, art and humanist values? How many priceless works...

Location: 750 Spadina Ave. (at Bloor), Toronto Ontario M5S 2J2

26Sep2016
History Matters Series at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

The Aftermath of the US Election: What Awaits Us In 2017

Speaker: Irvin Studin

Guest speaker: Irvin Studin, President of the Institute for 21st Century Questions, and Editor-in-Chief & Publisher of Global Brief Magazine What ...

Location: 750 Spadina Ave. (at Bloor), Toronto Ontario M5S 2J2

27Oct2016
Jaffna journalism students

Re-Settling Jaffna: Ethnic and Caste Relations in Post-War Sri Lanka

Speaker: Prof. Sharika Thiranagama, Stanford University

For exact location of the event on campus, please follow this link: http://map.utoronto.ca/utsc/building/204 ...

Location: 160, Arts and Administration Building, University of Toronto Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Scarborough, ON, Canada M1C 1A4

06Nov2016
Northumberland Learning Connection

Hillary, Donald and the US

Speaker: Michael Enright, Host Of CBC Radio One's "The Sunday Edition", And Robert Bothwell, Professor Of International Relations, Munk School Of Global Affairs

Two days before the US election, listen and ask how Canada will be affected by who moves into the White House. Speakers: Michael Enright, host of CBC ...

Location: St. Mark's Church, 51 King Street, Port Hope, ON L1A 2R6

17Dec2016
Hands on a computer typing.

Guerrilla Archiving: Saving Environmental Data from Trump

This event collaborates with the Internet Archive’s End of Term 2016 project, which seeks to archive the federal online pages and data that are in d...

Location: Bissell Building, 4th floor, 140 St. George Street

12Jan2017
Violence as a Generative Force

Book Launch: Violence as a Generative Force: Identity, Nationalism, and Memory in a Balkan Community

Speaker: Prof. Max Bergholz Associate Professor, Department Of History, Concordia University

During two terrifying days and nights in early September 1941, the lives of nearly two thousand men, women, and children were taken savagely by their ...

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

13Jan2017
Sami Khatib and Jens Hanssen, each speaking at a podium in separate images.

Mini-Symposium: “Benjamin in Palestine: Memory, Politics, Violence”

Speaker: Sami Khatib (AUB), Jens Hanssen (NMC/History)

Two 30 minute talks: Sami Khatib (AUB) "On Violence: Benjamin and Beyond" Jens Hanssen (NMC/History) “Palestinian Nachträglichkeit: Walter Benjamin...

Location: Room 115, Old Vic, Victoria College, 73 Queen's Park Crescent, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1K7

17Jan2017
Fathers of Confederation

Canada 150 Ten Minute Talks: "Confederation??! A Brief Guide to Surviving 2017," Professor Steve Penfold

Speaker: Steve Penfold, Associate Professor, Department Of History, University Of Toronto

The "Ten Minute Talks" series will be afternoon events held during the winter semester, and led by faculty from the History Department. Light refresh...

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

19Jan2017
Susan Hill

Onkwehonwe Encounters of an Archival Kind

Speaker: Prof. Susan Hill (Associate Professor Of History, And Director Of The First Nations Studies Program At Western University)

We’re pleased to be welcoming Professor Susan Hill to the Centre for Indigenous Studies for a public lecture and two lunches where we will have the...

Location: Turtle Lounge, North Borden Building, 2nd Floor, 563 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 2J7

19Jan2017
Joshua Sanborn

War of Decolonization? The Russian Empire and the Great War, 1914-1918

Speaker: Prof. Joshua Sanborn (Lafayette College)

Joshua Sanborn is Professor and Head of the Department of History at Lafayette College (Pennsylvania, USA). He is a historian of violence, society, an...

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

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