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13Oct2016
Dr Monchalin

The Criminalization of Indigenous Peoples

Speaker: Professor Lisa Monchalin, Kwantlen Polytechnic University - Surrey, BC

Crimes and injustices affecting Indigenous peoples must be understood within the context of Canada’s shameful history, and the unchanged colonial g...

Location: Ericson Seminar Room - 2nd Floor, Canadiana Gallery Building, U of T, Please see address above

13Oct2016
Patrice Leconte

Q & A with filmmaker Patrice Leconte

Speaker: Patrice Leconte

Limited space, registration required

Location: Room 222, Innis College, Toronto, ON M5S 1J5, 2 Sussex Avenue

14Oct2016
Public Forum on Race, Policing and Black Lives Matter

A Public Forum on Race, Policing and Black Lives Matter

Speakers: Marques Banks, Black Movement-Law Project, Washington, D.C. Anthony Morgan, human rights and public interest lawyer Idil Abdillahi, professo...

Location: Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, Canadiana Gallery, 14 Queen's Park Crescent West, Toronto, ON M5S 3K9

14Oct2016
Ridicule

Cinema & Context: Ridicule (1996, dir. Patrice Leconte)

Roundtable discussion with Patrice Leconte and Paul Cohen prior to the screening.  To get royal backing on a needed drainage project, a poor French l...

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

20Oct2016
Cover illustration from Ester Reiter's book, featuring labourers and protesters with a banner in Hebrew.

Book launch with Ester Reiter: A Future Without Hate or Need

Speaker: Ester Reiter, School Of Gender, Sexuality And Women’s Studies, York University

A Future Without Hate or Need brings to life the rich and multi-layered lives of a dissident political community.  Many of the women in this secular ...

Location: 12th Floor, 252 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 1V6

20Oct2016
Image of Toronto skyline from the waterfront, featuring Harbourfront Centre and the CN Tower.

The Bays - Advancing Sydney's Global Competitiveness through Waterfront Renewal

Speaker: David Pitchford, The Chief Executive UrbanGrowth NSW

Portia Maier, Consul-General and Senior Trade & Investment Commissioner, Australia will make the introductory remarks. Sydney and Toronto share re...

Location: Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K6

21Oct2016
Vineyard

Dawn Of The Vinelords: Wine And Capitalism In Colonial Algeria

Speaker: Owen White, Associate Professor, Department Of History, University Of Delaware

In the late nineteenth century wine production took off in French-ruled Algeria, to such an extent that for most of the following century this Muslim-...

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

24Oct2016
Chippewas of Sarnia First Nation

Landed Legitimacy: The Private Law Roots of Land in Public International Law

Speaker: Jasmine Chorley, Master Of Global Affairs Candidate, Munk School Of Global Affairs, University Of Toronto

In this age of “reconciliation”, Canadian society is awash in discussions of Indigenous-Settler relations. These are inherently international rela...

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

24Oct2016
Voltaire

Distinguished Lecture: Voltaire And The Radical Enlightenment

Speaker: Nicholas Cronk, Director, Voltaire Foundation; Professor Of French Literature, Oxford University

Nicholas Cronk is a leading scholar of French Enlightenment thought. As director of the Voltaire Foundation (Oxford) and a a General Editor of the Com...

Location: Alumni Hall, Old Victoria College (Room 112), 73 Queen Park's Crescent #106, Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

26Oct2016
Vietnam

A New History Of Vietnam? Questions Of Colonialism, Collaboration, And Periodization

Speaker: Christopher Goscha, Associate Professor, Université Du Québec à Montréal

It has never been easy to write the history of Vietnam. This small country’s role in one of the most violent wars of decolonization of the 20th cent...

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

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