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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
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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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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

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

03Mar2017
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From Quaint to Cool: 150 Years of Language Change in Toronto

11-12pm: Canadian Language Museum Exhibit, Canadian English, Eh? 12-2pm: Foundations of Toronto English               Professors J.K. Cha...

Location: 1st Floor Conference Room, Jackman Humanities Institute, 170 St. George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C5

03Mar2017
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By the Shortest Path: Sailing with Mathematical Rules at Dieppe, 1675

Speaker: Prof. Margaret Schotte (Dept. Of History, York University)

French History Seminar The Toronto-area French History seminar brings together scholars and graduate students working on the history of France and the...

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

03Mar2017
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Magnum iocum dare: Literature as Play in the Eleventh Century

Speaker: Prof. Monika Otter (Dept. Of English, Dartmouth College)

2016-17 J.R. O’Donnell Memorial Lecture in Medieval Studies Reception to follow This lecture series is free and open to the public. If you have an a...

Location: Room 310, Centre for Medieval Studies, 125 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C7

06Mar2017
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A Book Launch with Nora Jaffary: Reproduction and Its Discontents in Mexico: Childbirth and Contraception from 1750 to 1905

Speaker: Prof. Nora Jaffary (Associate Professor Of History, Concordia University)

The Latin American Studies program and the Department of History at the University of Toronto are proud to invite you to a Luncheon Series Book Presen...

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

06Mar2017
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Keeping Track of Time in the Ancient World

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

The Jackman Humanities Institute Program for the Arts on Time, Rhythm and Pace is pleased to present: A talk by John M. Steele, Department of Egyptolo...

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

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