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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

03Nov2017
Statue of Losin Watan (1899-1954), son of a Tayal chief in northern Taiwan.

The Historical Experiences of Indigenous Peoples and the Colonial War in Taiwan

Speaker: Kae Kitamura (Hokkaido University)

On August 1st of last year, Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen officially apologized to Taiwan's indigenous peoples for “the four centuries of pain and m...

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

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

06Nov2017
Image of Rita Leistner tree planting in the bush of Western Canada

Invitation - From the Battleground to the Cut Block: Talk and Special Tour of The Tree Planters Art Exhibit

Speaker: Rita Leistner (BA Woodsworth; English & History; 1988)

Internationally celebrated artist and documentary photographer Rita Leistner (BA Woodsworth; English & History, 1988) will give a visual presentat...

Location: Kruger Hall Commons, 119 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 1A9

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

09Nov2017
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Mau Mau: The Face of International Terrorism in the 1950s in Contemporary Perspective

Speaker: Prof. Bruce Berman (Emeritus - Political Studies And History; Queen's University)

For more than 30 years until the end of the 1980s, Mau Mau in Kenya was to the Western world the terrifying face of African savagery. This image of Ma...

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

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