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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

17Mar2017
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The Corporeal City: How Do Lived Experiences Shape the Urban Space?

Speaker: Prof. Ato Quayson, Prof. Jens Hanssen, Prof. Judith Taylor

Join the Literature & Critical Theory Student Union for our second academic seminar of the semester. Our panelists will discuss how lived experien...

Location: VC 115, 73 Queen Park's Crescent #106, Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

13Apr2017
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Book Launch: Finding John Rae by Alice Jane Hamilton

Speaker: Alice Jane Hamilton

You are invited to the official book launch of Finding John Rae by author Alice Jane Hamilton, a direct descendant of arctic explorer John Rae. This c...

Location: Upper Library, 4 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 2E1

21Apr2017
Prof. Volker Berghahn giving a talk at the German Historical Institute, Washington DC

Federation and Confederation in Central Europe: Constitutions and Society in the 1860s and Beyond

Speaker: Prof. Volker R. Berghahn (Columbia University)

Volker Berghahn is a historian of German and modern European history at Columbia University. His research interests have included the f...

Location: Campbell Conference Centre, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

26Apr2017
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Boundaries: An Undergraduate Research Colloquium

Boundaries range from national boundaries to political boundaries of the public and the private. They are frail, arbitrary, and prone to collapsing in...

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

11Sep2017
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When Sonia Met Boris: Stories of Love and Family in Stalin’s Soviet Union

Speaker: Anna Shternshis, Doris Bergen, Ato Quayson, Psoy Korolenko

The Soviet Union went through war, destruction and chaos in the 1940s and the early 1950s. But for many of its citizens, this time was the prime of th...

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

25Sep2017
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The Cultural Contexts of Indigeneity in Southeast Asia

Speaker: Oona Paredes (Assistant Professor In The Department Of Southeast Asian Studies At The National University Of Singapore)

Over the past century, ‘indigenous’ as a political concept has become internationalized and, more recently, has risen in vogue as environmental pr...

Location: 208N, North House, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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

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