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25Oct2017
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The 2017 Gray Lecture

Speaker: Louise Fréchette

Please join the Department of History for a conversation with Louise Frechette: "Canada in a world of turmoil: Lessons from Louis St-Laurent." LOUI...

Location: Upper Library, Massey College, 4 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 2E1

25Oct2017
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Les émotions politiques : le corps social en mouvement

Speaker: Sophie Wahnich

Emotions animate human bodies, making us feel pleasure and displeasure. This lecture aims to illuminate how and under what circumstances these links b...

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

26Oct2017
Sidney Smith Hall Entrance

Make-Believe Empire: Fort Ord’s Mock Vietnamese Village and the Embedding of the US Military in Popular Culture, 1945-1969

Speaker: Kelsey Kilgore

At the Graduate Research Forum of the Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History, Kelsey Kilgore (University of Toronto) will present a...

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

26Oct2017
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The Future of an Immigrant Past: Italians in Canada Since Confederation

Speaker: Dr. Gabriele Scardellato (The Mariano A. Elia Chair In Italian-Canadian Studies And Associate Professor In The Department Of Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics At York University)

The Pugliese-Zorzi Italian Canadian Studies Lecture Series The lecture will present a brief overview of the settlement of Italians in Canada, begin...

Location: Faculty Club (Main Dining Room), 41 Willcocks Street, Toronto, ON M5S 1C7

01Nov2017
Cover of Mike's World. Show's an image of Lester B. Pearson.

Book Launch: "Mike's World"

Speaker: Asa McKercher, Galen Perras Et Al

On the 60th anniversary of Lester Pearson’s receipt of the Nobel Peace Prize and the 50th anniversary of his departure as Prime Minister, it is time...

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

04Nov2017
Luohan Figure (glazed earthenware), Lio - Jin Dynasty, China, 11th century.

CANCELLED - Imagining Home: Creating Canada, 150 Years of Chinese Canadian Communities

Speaker: Prof. Lisa Mar (University Of Toronto)

Prof. Lisa Mar will be giving a lecture on November 4 at 9am “Imagining Home: Creating Canada, 150 Years of Chinese Canadian Communities” at th...

Location: Royal Ontario Museum Signy and Cléophée Eaton Theatre Level 1B, Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queens Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6

06Nov2017
Image of the first page of a book.

Discontented Harmonies: Words against Words in Pomfret Castle

Speaker: Prof. Tom Bishop (University Of Auckland; NZ)

Despite its ubiquity, Bible-reading in Shakespeare’s day was not merely a linear transfer from text to reader, but rather circulatory, folded and la...

Location: Victoria University Senior Common Room, rear of 91 Charles St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K5

08Nov2017
Portrait of Françoise de Graffigny (1695-1758)

Madame de Graffigny and the 18th Century Post Office

Speaker: David Smith

Joint French History Seminar Overview: After some general observations on the functioning of the eighteenth-century post-office, I first interpret thr...

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

08Nov2017
engraving of whimsical Victorian gentleman with an exaggerated moustache

Eminent Victorians of Toronto - Lecture on Robert Baldwin

Speaker: Robert Fraser

The History Department is pleased to announce a new Special Lecture series, “Eminent Victorians of Toronto.” This new lecture series was the pr...

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

10Nov2017
Liberty Leading the People. Painting by Eugène Delacroix (1830)

The Price of Hospitality: An Indian Traveler in Revolutionary France

Speaker: Prof. Rahul Markovits (Ecole Normale Supérieure In Paris)

In April 1793, two Indian travelers from Gujarat landed in Marseilles. The son of the nawab of Broach and his attendant, they were heading for England...

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

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