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18Nov2016
tombeau du martyr juif inconnu

Le Tombeau du Martyr Juif Inconnu and Jewish Memory of Deportation after the Second World War

Speaker: Philip Nord, Rosengarten Professor Of Modern And Contemporary History, Princeton University

A memorial to the six million murdered Jews of Europe was inaugurated in Paris in 1956. It is now known as the Mémorial de la Shoah, but then it was ...

Location: 108N, North House, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

21Nov2016
Cold War

The War Scare That Wasn’t: Able Archer and the Myths of the Second Cold War

Speaker: Simon Miles, PhD Candidate In History, University Of Texas At Austin

Most accounts of the Cold War focus on the autumn of 1983 as one of its most dangerous periods. Beginning with the Soviet downing of KAL 007 and the ...

Location: Room 200, Gerald Larkin Building, 15 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 1H8

02Dec2016
Peace and War in the Baltic

Peace and War in the Baltic: Elmar Tampold Chair of Estonian Studies Student Conference

The Elmar Tampõld Chair of Estonian Studies will be hosting a student conference Peace and War in the Baltic: Ryan Cheuk Him Sun Baptism during the B...

Location: Room SS2098 (Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room), Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George St., Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

17Dec2016
Hands on a computer typing.

Guerrilla Archiving: Saving Environmental Data from Trump

This event collaborates with the Internet Archive’s End of Term 2016 project, which seeks to archive the federal online pages and data that are in d...

Location: Bissell Building, 4th floor, 140 St. George Street

12Jan2017
Violence as a Generative Force

Book Launch: Violence as a Generative Force: Identity, Nationalism, and Memory in a Balkan Community

Speaker: Prof. Max Bergholz Associate Professor, Department Of History, Concordia University

During two terrifying days and nights in early September 1941, the lives of nearly two thousand men, women, and children were taken savagely by their ...

Location: Room 108N, North House, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

13Jan2017
Sami Khatib and Jens Hanssen, each speaking at a podium in separate images.

Mini-Symposium: “Benjamin in Palestine: Memory, Politics, Violence”

Speaker: Sami Khatib (AUB), Jens Hanssen (NMC/History)

Two 30 minute talks: Sami Khatib (AUB) "On Violence: Benjamin and Beyond" Jens Hanssen (NMC/History) “Palestinian Nachträglichkeit: Walter Benjamin...

Location: Room 115, Old Vic, Victoria College, 73 Queen's Park Crescent, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1K7

17Jan2017
Fathers of Confederation

Canada 150 Ten Minute Talks: "Confederation??! A Brief Guide to Surviving 2017," Professor Steve Penfold

Speaker: Steve Penfold, Associate Professor, Department Of History, University Of Toronto

The "Ten Minute Talks" series will be afternoon events held during the winter semester, and led by faculty from the History Department. Light refresh...

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

19Jan2017
Susan Hill

Onkwehonwe Encounters of an Archival Kind

Speaker: Prof. Susan Hill (Associate Professor Of History, And Director Of The First Nations Studies Program At Western University)

We’re pleased to be welcoming Professor Susan Hill to the Centre for Indigenous Studies for a public lecture and two lunches where we will have the...

Location: Turtle Lounge, North Borden Building, 2nd Floor, 563 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 2J7

19Jan2017
Joshua Sanborn

War of Decolonization? The Russian Empire and the Great War, 1914-1918

Speaker: Prof. Joshua Sanborn (Lafayette College)

Joshua Sanborn is Professor and Head of the Department of History at Lafayette College (Pennsylvania, USA). He is a historian of violence, society, an...

Location: Room 108N, North House, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

19Jan2017
China Monumentis

Prof. Francesco Guardiani: "Apostles of Modernity: Italian Jesuits As Agents of the Gutenberg Revolution."

Speaker: Prof. Francesco Guardiani (Italian, U Of T)

The 52nd Season of the Toronto Renaissance and Reformation Colloquium, founded by Natalie Zemon David and James K. McConia in 1964, is now underway. T...

Location: Senior Common Room, Victoria College, 91 Charles St. West, Toronto, ON M5S 1K5

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