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07Mar2017
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Reconciliation & Indigenous Rights: Implementing the Colombian Peace Accord

Luis Fernando Arias - Indigenous leader of the Kankuamo people and General Counsel of the National Indigenous Organization of Colombia (ONIC). The ONI...

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

08Mar2017
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Time and the Calendar in Babylonian Astrology

Speaker: Prof. John M. Steele (Department Of Egyptology & Assyriology, Brown University)

It is no surprise that time played a central role in Babylonian astronomy: the beginning of the new month was determined by the visibility of the new ...

Location: Earth Sciences Auditorium B142, 5 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 3J1

09Mar2017
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Settler-Colonialism and Legal Ordering: Israel as a ‘Jewish and Democratic’ State

Speaker: Dr. Mazen Masri (Senior Lecturer In Law And Deputy Associate Dean, City University Of London)

Dr. Mazen Masri joined the City Law School as a lecturer in September 2013. He has previously taught at the University of Toronto and York University ...

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

10Mar2017
The Virgin and Child with the Archangels Gabriel and Michael, late 15th-early 16th century. Tempera on parchment. Gospel manuscript from the Monastery of Gunda Gunde (Tigray, Ethiopia)

Medieval Ethiopia: A Colloquium

Speaker: Wendy Belcher (Princeton), Gianfrancesco Lusini (Naples), Samantha Kelly (Rutgers), Habtamu Tegegne (Rutgers)

Opening Plenary Friday, March 10, 2017 (4:30 pm - 6:00 pm) Columba Stewart, OSB (Hill Museum and Manuscript Library): "The Pioneering Work of th...

Location: Room 100, Muzzo Family Alumni Hall, St. Michael's College, 121 St Joseph St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C2

13Mar2017
Black and white picture of women, men and children protesting for women's rights

Toronto Workers' History Project: Feminism and Labour

Speaker: Caroline Egan (Steelworkers' Toronto Area Council), Franca Iacovetta (University Of Toronto), Holly Kirkconnell (formerly Organized Working Women), Felicia Samuel (Elementary Teachers Of Toronto)

In honour of International Women's Day, the Toronto Workers' History Project invites you to look back over four decades of the struggles of Toronto's ...

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

14Mar2017
Fathers of Confederation

Canada 150 Ten Minute Talks: "The Irish Origins of Canadian Confederation: A Slightly Twisted Perspective" (Prof. David Wilson)

Speaker: Prof. David Wilson, Professor, Department Of History, U Of T

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 Smithy Hall, 100 St. George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

15Mar2017
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Notes from the Global Underground: From Bandung and the Tricontinental to BDS and BLM

Speaker: Prof. Vijay Prashad (George And Martha Keller Chair In South Asian History And International Studies At Trinity College)

Dina Fergani (PhD candidate, Near and Middle East Civilizations) will conduct a public conversation with Professor Vijay Prashad (George and Martha...

Location: NMC Seminar Room, 2nd Floor, 4 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

20Mar2017
Black and white image of a human head in abstract are work

Chino: Anti-Chinese Racism in Mexico

Speaker: Prof. Jason Oliver Chang (Asian American Studies & History, University Of Connecticut)

You are cordially invited to a Luncheon Series Book Presentation of: Chino: Anti-Chinese Racism in Mexico, 1880-1940 by Jason Oliver Chang Chino is a...

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

23Mar2017
Exterior view of the Munk School of Global Affairs

The Double: Dubbing Western Films in the Soviet Union

Speaker: Prof. Eleonor Gilburd (Department Of History, University Of Chicago)

This presentation discusses the incorporation of Western films into Soviet cities and visual culture during the 1950s and 60s. In this talk, I will co...

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

27Mar2017
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Anxieties in Conflict: The Tale of Anna del Monte

Speaker: Prof. Kenneth Stow (Jewish History, University Of Haifa)

Kenneth Stow’s latest book, Anna and Tranquillo: Catholic Anxiety and Jewish Protest in the Age of Revolutions recounts the experience of an eightee...

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

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