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04Apr2017
Blue, white, and red background, the France flag, 2017 Election Presidentielle

The Making of a President and the Unmaking of Political Parties: France 2017

Speaker: Arthur Goldhammer

This year’s French presidential election will have a decisive influence on the future of France and Europe. The outcome could determine whether Fran...

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

05Apr2017
British Soldiers and Iroquois men surrounding General James Wolfe on the battlefield as he dies

Who's Afraid of General Wolfe? Adventures in Archives and Authorship

Speaker: Kathleen Winter (Author), Peter MacLeod (Author)

Please join us at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library where Kathleen Winter, author of Boundless: Tracing Land and Dream in a New Northwest Passage, a...

Location: Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, 120 St. George Street, Toronto, ON M5S 1A5

07Apr2017
Trees in the forefront with factory smoke stacks releasing pollution into the air. The sky is not visiable due to the pollution.

Asia in the Anthropocene

Speaker: Prasenjit Duara (Keynote), Julia Thomas, Daniel Elam, Meng Yue

Schedule: 10:00 - Purple Lounge, Department of East Asian Studies, 130 St. George Street, 14th Floor Julia Thomas (History, University of Notre ...

Location: East Asian Studies Purple Lounge and Innis Town Hall, 130 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 1A5

07Apr2017
Black and white image of Enver Pasha in military attire

Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies: Rebel, Ruler, Renegade – The Life of Enver Pasha (1881-1922)

Speaker: Prof. Michael Reynolds (Princeton University)

Described by the Washington Herald in 1915 as “the most fascinating figure” of World War I, Enver Pasha has long been regarded as one of the most ...

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

10Apr2017
Canadian troops in the second wave of the attack on Vimy Ridge wait in a trench for the signal to advance.

The Myth of Vimy: War and Peace in Canada

Speaker: Ian McKay (McMaster University)

Join the Toronto Workers' History Project. Workers have fought in wars. Workers have also opposed wars. On April 10th, 2017, we mark the 100th anni...

Location: Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil St, Toronto, ON M5T 1N1

13Apr2017
Image of John Rae, celebrated Arctic explorer

Book Launch: Finding John Rae by Alice Jane Hamilton

Speaker: Alice Jane Hamilton

You are invited to the official book launch of Finding John Rae by author Alice Jane Hamilton, a direct descendant of arctic explorer John Rae. This c...

Location: Upper Library, 4 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 2E1

19Apr2017
Stockmarket numbers board in multi-colours.

(In)securitization: Themes and Interventions for Understanding our New World of Insecurity

Speaker: Stephen Toope (Director Munk School), Multiple Panelists From The Faculty Of Arts & Science And The Munk School

Has global governance been configured as a project of security, as distinct from earlier concepts of “freedom” or “peace”? What value-systems ...

Location: Vivian and David Campbell Conference Centre, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

21Apr2017
Prof. Volker Berghahn giving a talk at the German Historical Institute, Washington DC

Federation and Confederation in Central Europe: Constitutions and Society in the 1860s and Beyond

Speaker: Prof. Volker R. Berghahn (Columbia University)

Volker Berghahn is a historian of German and modern European history at Columbia University. His research interests have included the f...

Location: Campbell Conference Centre, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

22Apr2017
A pencil drawing of the Fathers of Canadian Confederation gathering in a meeting room.

The Other 60s: A Decade That Shaped Canada and the World

In order to mark the 150th Anniversary of Confederation, on Saturday 22 April 2017 the Department of History will be hosting a day-long conference tit...

Location: George Ignatieff Theatre, Trinity College, 15 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

22Apr2017
Photograph of Professor Elsbeth Heaman.

The 2017 Donald Creighton Lecture: Elsbeth Heaman

Speaker: Professor Elsbeth Heaman, McGill University

Professor Elsbeth Heaman examines the complicated academic and political uses of “civilization” in Canada during the 1860s and their afterlife. Mo...

Location: Upper Library, Massey College, 4 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 2E1

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