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02Oct2017
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History in the Era of 'Fake News'

Speaker: Academics From The Department Of History

This round-table of five academics practicing the discipline of history in various capacities will discuss the role of our discipline in these times o...

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

06Oct2017
Battle scene, Shah Nameh

Conquest and Community: Historical Writing in Troubled Times

Speaker: Dr. Shahid Amin (A.M. Khwaja Chair At Jamia Millia University-New Delhi; Visiting Professor Of History-Columbia University), Dr. Natalie Zemon Davis (Emerita Princeton University & University Of Toronto); Prof. Rosalind O'Hanlon (University Of Oxford)

The fourth biennial conference on South Asian religions (CSAR) is proud to announce a special roundtable discussion titled “Conquest and Communit...

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

06Oct2017
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The Place of the Baltic in the French Atlantic Empire

Speaker: Prof. Pernille Roge (French Colonial History - University Of Pittsburgh)

This talk explores ways in which the Baltic region enabled the rise and consolidation of the French colonial empire in the Americas. The Baltic, a sup...

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

10Oct2017
Harvesting Freedom Campaign, Parliament Hill, 2016

Good Enough to Work, Good Enough to Stay: Migrant Workers in Toronto and Canada

While characterized as "temporary" foreign workers, migrant workers have been a permanent part of Canadian workforces and communities for decades. The...

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

12Oct2017
Munk School of Global Affairs

Panel discussion on "Innovation and Adaptation, 1968-1984"

Speaker: Greg Donaghy, Mary Halloran, Prof. Robert Bothwell (Department Of History)

A panel discussion on volume three of the official history of the Department of External Affairs, Innovation and Adaptation, 1968-1984, by John Hillik...

Location: Library and Boardroom, Munk School, 315 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1W7

12Oct2017
Munk School of Global Affairs

Book Launch: Innovation and Adaptation, 1968-1984, and Trudeau’s World: Insiders Reflect on Foreign Policy, Trade, and Defence, 1968-84

We launch volume three of the official history of the Department of External Affairs, Innovation and Adaptation, 1968-1984, by John Hilliker, Mary Hal...

Location: Library and Boardroom, Munk School, 315 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1W7

12Oct2017
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Fascist Empire Cinema: From History to Film and Back Again

Speaker: Prof. Ruth Ben-Ghiat (New York University)

What are the challenges of doing interdisciplinary work? Drawing on her experiences in coming to film studies as a historian, Ruth Ben-Ghiat will brin...

Location: Room EM119, Emmanuel College, 75 Queen’s Park Crescent East, Toronto, ON M5S 2C4

12Oct2017
A man playing a horn at a ceremony

Madagascar 1947, The Sound of Silence

Documentary by Marie-Clémence Andriamonta Paes, France, 2015 (1h30). The director will be in attendance. Madagascar Workshop 2017 ...

Location: Alliance Française de Toronto, 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7

19Oct2017
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Eugenics, Racial Science and Nazi Biopolitics

Speaker: Prof. Richard Wetzell

The widespread complicity of German racial scientists in Nazi eugenic and racial policy is well documented. By contrast, the question of what influenc...

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

24Oct2017
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CEFMF 2017 Distinguished Visiting Scholar Lecture

Speaker: Sophie Wahnich

« Penser et montrer les émotions révolutionnaires » La conférence se présente en deux temps, d’abord depuis l’archive ensuite depuis trois ...

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

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