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19Apr2017
Stockmarket numbers board in multi-colours.

(In)securitization: Themes and Interventions for Understanding our New World of Insecurity

Speaker: Stephen Toope (Director Munk School), Multiple Panelists From The Faculty Of Arts & Science And The Munk School

Has global governance been configured as a project of security, as distinct from earlier concepts of “freedom” or “peace”? What value-systems ...

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

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

22Apr2017
A pencil drawing of the Fathers of Canadian Confederation gathering in a meeting room.

The Other 60s: A Decade That Shaped Canada and the World

In order to mark the 150th Anniversary of Confederation, on Saturday 22 April 2017 the Department of History will be hosting a day-long conference tit...

Location: George Ignatieff Theatre, Trinity College, 15 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

22Apr2017
Photograph of Professor Elsbeth Heaman.

The 2017 Donald Creighton Lecture: Elsbeth Heaman

Speaker: Professor Elsbeth Heaman, McGill University

Professor Elsbeth Heaman examines the complicated academic and political uses of “civilization” in Canada during the 1860s and their afterlife. Mo...

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

26Apr2017
Old map of Jerusalem

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

26Apr2017
Olive vines on a green background

The 16th Frederic Alden Warren Lecture - Modern Medicine from Medieval Manuscript

Speaker: Prof. Nicholas Everett (Department Of History; Trinity Fellow)

Ancient and Medieval drugs are often dismissed by modern science as having been little more than placebos when they were not downright dangerous. Yet ...

Location: George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

28Apr2017
Photograph of Laurie Bertram, Heidi Bohaker and James Bird.

Exhibit: "Canada By Treaty: Histories of a Negotiated Place"

Canada by Treaty: Histories of a Negotiated Place is a mobile “pop up” exhibit intended to invite viewers to explore treaties as agreements with ...

Location: Map Room, Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle. Toronto, ON M5S 3H3

05Jun2017
Mine Tunnel

Imagining and Transforming the Underground: Towards a Cultural History of the Mine (Conference Announcement and CFP)

Speaker: To Be Announced

From carceral underworld to proletarian vanguard, the unique status of the mine as a site of labour and social upheaval transcends centuries and cultu...

Location: To be announced, York University, 4700 Keele St., North York, ON M3J 1P3

15Jun2017
A young lady from early modern England sleeping.

Book Launch: Janine Riviere - Dreams in Early Modern England

Speaker: Janine Rivière

BOOK LAUNCH Janine Rivière - Dreams in Early Modern England (Routledge, 2017) Join us for light refreshments and meet the author. Dreams in ...

Location: New College Library, Foyer, 20 Willcocks St, Toronto, ON M5S 1C6

11Sep2017
Image of Sonia and Boris

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

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