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08Nov2018
Ngo Dinh Diem votes in 1959

How Democratic Should Vietnam Be?: Anticommunist Nationalists and the Debate on the Constitutional Transition in the Republic of Vietnam (RVN), May-December 1955

Speaker: Prof. Nu-Anh Tran (University Of Connecticut)

Abstract: In the eyes of many foreign observers, one of the most puzzling aspects of the Republic of Vietnam (RVN, or South Vietnam) was the continual...

Location: 208N-North house, 1 Devonshire Place, North House

16Nov2018
Prisoners walking one in front of the other tied together while an officer looks on.

Living to Die, Living as the Dead: On Labor Power and Race in Hokkaido’s Settler Colonialism

Speaker: Prof. Katsuya Hirano (UCLA)

ABSTRACT: My talk advances consideration of the relations between the settler-colonial logic of elimination and the capitalist logic of exploitation t...

Location: 208N-North house, 1 Devonshire Place, North House

21Nov2018
Young Ottomans: Şinasi, Namık Kemal, Ziya Paşa, Ebüzziya Tevfik, Recaizade Ekrem

Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies (SOTS)

Speaker: Prof. Evren Altinkas (University Of Guelph)

Evren Altinkas, University of Guelph Title: “Ottoman Intellectuals and Patronage Relations with the State: When the Bourgeoisie Is Not There!” ...

Location: Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations Conference Room (BF200B), 4 Bancroft Ave., Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

23Nov2018
Photo of Mr. Lewis Debassige

Lewis Debassige - From Trudeau to Trudeau

Speaker: Lewis Debassige

Mr. Lewis Debassige is a respected Anishinaabe Elder from M’Chigeeng First Nation on Manitoulin Island (Mnidoo Mnising). He is well known for his wo...

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

25Jan2019
Exterior view of the Munk School of Global Affairs

Indigenizing New France: Where are we now?

Speaker: Prof. Catherine Desbarats (McGill University)

From whatever subject position we “indigenize”, we are always indigenizing something–something deeply entangled with colonial processes. What ha...

Location: Munk 108N, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

30Jan2019
Sidney Smith Hall Entrance

History Department Pensions Information Session

Speaker: Pension Experts And UTFA Members And Staff

An information session for all History faculty on the proposed changes to the University of Toronto Pension Plan. Pension experts will be there to ans...

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

28Feb2019
A woman in a white dress and a man in a white shirt and pants dancing side by side.

Interactions Seminar Series, "Playing Mestizo: The Politics and Performance of Race-Mixture in Yucatán, Mexico"

Speaker: Prof. Paul Eiss (Carnegie Mellon University)

ABSTRACT: Mestizaje—ethnic, racial and cultural mixing—is a common characteristic of Latin American societies formed out of the amalgamation of in...

Location: HW525C, 1265 Military Trial, Toronto, ON

01Mar2019
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Development and Impact of the Thai Military’s Political Offensive

Speaker: Puangthong R. Pawakapan (Department Of Political Science-Chulalongkorn University-Thailand)

It is recognized that the military coups in Thailand in 2006 and 2014 were the orchestrated attempts of the anti-democratic alliance of the old powers...

Location: 208 - North House, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3K7

01Mar2019
Chinese man selling cigarettes

The Jim Crow Cigarette in China

Speaker: Nan Enstadt (University Of Wisconsin Madison)

The Jim Crow Cigarette in China: An Intimate History of Corporate Capitalism

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

01Mar2019
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Lessons From Lemkin: Academic Talk with Prof. Theriault

Speaker: Prof. Henry Theriault

An academic discussion regarding the United Nations Genocide Convention and its promises of prevention and punishment. There will be a Question and An...

Location: Wilson Hall of New College - Room 1700, 40 Willcocks Street TORONTO, ON, Canada M5S 1C6

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