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26Apr2019
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History of a Day: Time, Terror, Agency and the Overthrow of Maximilien Robespierre

Speaker: Prof. Colin Jones (History-Queen Mary University Of London)

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

26Apr2019
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The French Trials of Cléophas Kamitatu: Refugee Politics, Leftist Activism, and Françafrique in 1970s Paris

Speaker: Prof. Meredith Teretta (History - University Of Ottawa)

In the 1970s, the French lawyer Jean-Jacques de Félice served as defense counsel for Cléophas Kamitatu-Massamba of Congo-Zaïre, who was expelled fr...

Location: Munk 108N, North House, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3K7

09May2019
film projectionist

Delayed Promises: Female Film Projectionists On and Off Screen in the People's Republic of China

Speaker: Tina Chen (History-U Of Manitoba), Yi Gu (Art History-UofT), Tong Lam (History-UofT), Yurou Zhong (East Asian Studies-UofT)

The celebration and promotion of mobile film projection has been central to the multi-media landscape of the PRC at two historical moments: 1950s-1960...

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

21May2019
Dish with One Spoon wampum

First Law of the Land: Sharing from the Great Dish

Speaker: Richard Hill, Alan Corbiere, Heidi Bohaker (facilitator)

Join us for this opportunity to learn from Indigenous knowledge keepers about the Dish With One Spoon wampum agreement - the first law of the territor...

Location: Isabel Bader Theatre, Victoria College, 93 Charles Street West, Toronto, ON

04Jun2019
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RIZAL: THE HERO AS TRAVELLER

Speaker: Dr. Ambeth Ocampo

While the words travel and tourism are often used interchangeably, there is a difference between the two: a tourist travels for leisure, he dips into ...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility (154S), 1 Devonshire Place

10Jun2019
Cover of the book London Fog: The Biography written by Christine L. Corton

London Fog: The Politics and Culture of Air Pollution in 19th- and 20th-century Britain

Speaker: Christine L. Corton (University Of Cambridge)

London Fog: The Politics and Culture of Air Pollution in 19th- and 20th-century Britain The thick, yellow ‘pea-souper’ fogs associated with Lon...

Location: Munk School Boardroom, 315 Bloor Street West

10Jun2019
Cover of the book Eric Hobsbawm: A Life in History by Richard J. Evans

Eric Hobsbawm: A Life in History

Speaker: Sir Richard Evans (University Of Cambridge)

Eric Hobsbawm: A Life in History By the time of his death in 2012, Eric Hobsbawm was the most widely read historian in the world. His books were tr...

Location: Munk School Boardroom, 315 Bloor Street West

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