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05Dec2017
engraving of whimsical Victorian gentleman with an exaggerated moustache

Eminent Victorians of Toronto - Emily Stowe, MD

Speaker: Carol Nash

The History Department is pleased to announce a new Special Lecture series, “Eminent Victorians of Toronto.” This new lecture series was the produ...

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

07Dec2017
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Intangible Cultural Heritage Lecture

Speaker: Dr. Wade Davis

Named by the National Geographic Society as one of the Explorers for the Millennium, Dr. Wade Davis has been described as “a rare combination of sci...

Location: Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 2C7

08Dec2017
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Jim Doak Lecture Series with Mark Lilla

Speaker: Prof. Mark Lilla (Humanities-Columbia University)

Lecture in English followed by Discussion in French and English The May 7 French election has been portrayed in the North American Press as an overwhe...

Location: Spadina Theatre, 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7

16Jan2018
Anon., “The Field of the Cloth of Gold” c.1545 (detail). Oil on canvas. Royal Collection Trust, U.K.

Renaissance Repasts on the Road: Feeding Nobles During Journeys

Speaker: Prof. Ryan Whibbs

Noble kitchens have long fascinated food historians. During the Renaissance, in particular, many noble and royal households maintained large kitchen d...

Location: Victoria University Senior Common Room, rear of 91 Charles St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K5

16Jan2018
engraving of whimsical Victorian gentleman with an exaggerated moustache

Eminent Victorians of Toronto - George Gooderham

Speaker: Ian Kyer

The History Department is pleased to announce a new Special Lecture series, “Eminent Victorians of Toronto.” This new lecture series was the produ...

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

26Jan2018
Marshall Pétain inspecting the leaders of the youth camp in the forties

Feeding France's Outcasts: Rationing in Vichy's Internment Camps, 1940-1944

Speaker: Laurie Drake

During the Second World War, France established a rationing system that attempted to provide a minimum of food to each of its citizens. It is generall...

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

06Feb2018
engraving of whimsical Victorian gentleman with an exaggerated moustache

Eminent Victorians of Toronto - Oronhyatekha

Speaker: Keith Jamieson

The History Department is pleased to announce a new Special Lecture series, “Eminent Victorians of Toronto.” This new lecture series was the produ...

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

09Feb2018
The Olympic rings symbol and Pierre de Coubertin, founder of the International Olympic Committee

Sport and the French: An Erratic Trajectory from Du Guesclin to Coubertin

Speaker: John McClelland

Pierre de Coubertin’s revival of the ancient Olympics was part of his larger program to reform the French educational system in imitation of the Eng...

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

13Feb2018
Portrait of Leonora Galigai

Punishing Remains: Performing Witch Archives, Decriminalizing Witchcraft

Speaker: Prof. VK Preston (University Of Toronto)

The 1618 trial of Leonora Galigaï, along with her husband’s memory, was accompanied by fantastical political defamation. This talk on damnatio memo...

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

05Mar2018
Crematorium III at Auschwitz

Annual Wolfe Chair Lecture in Holocaust Studies: "Out of the Ashes: Recovered Sources on Greek Jews in Auschwitz"

Featuring: A panel with Nicholas Chare (University of Montreal), Katherine E. Fleming (NYU), and Pavel Polian (National Research University Higher Sch...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility , Munk School, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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