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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 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
Image of Professor Emeritus Brue Berman

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

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

10Nov2017
Silhouettes of people standing in front of an art installation of small images.

(IM)MATERIAL CULTURE: Health History Collections in a Digital Era

Speaker: Prof. Sioban Nelson (former Dean Of Nursing; Vice-Provost - Academic Pgms / Faculty And Academic Life)

A part of the University of Toronto’s Sesquicentennial Commemorations and hosted by the University of Toronto’s Health History Partnership (http:/...

Location: Faculty Club, 41 Willcocks Street, Toronto, ON M5S 1C7

11Nov2017
Image of the Medical Sciences Building at the University of Toronto

(IM)MATERIAL CULTURE: Health History Collections in a Digital Era

A part of the University of Toronto’s Sesquicentennial Commemorations and hosted by the University of Toronto’s Health History Partnership (http:/...

Location: C. David Naylor Student Commons, Medical Sciences Building, 1 King's College Circle, Toronto, ON M5S 1A8

13Nov2017
Le cabinet de la Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève (Paris, 1692)

New Worlds, Indigenous Technologies, and European Cabinets of Curiosities

Speaker: Dr. Surekha Davies

In the early modern period, European perceptions of distant peoples shifted from curiosity and admiration to a growing conviction that Europe resided ...

Location: Helen Gardiner Phelan Playhouse, 79 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 2E5

16Nov2017
The last scene from the play “Akif Bey” by Namık Kemal

Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies

Speaker: Milena Methodieva (University Of Toronto)

Title: Theatre, Cultural Reform and Patriotism: Staging Namık Kemal in post-Ottoman Bulgaria (1878-1908) Abstract: With the advent of the Hamid...

Location: NMC Conference Room, 4 Bancroft Ave., Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

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