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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
Hawaiian navigators

Knowledge and Power in the Pacific: Native Hawaiian Exploration in an Age of Empire

Speaker: Prof. David Chang (University Of Minnesota)

How can we understand the Pacific, Asia, and the broader world from indigenous perspectives–from the perspective of the people that Westerners claim...

Location: Room 208N, North House, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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

15Feb2018
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The European Origins of the Collapse of Bretton Woods

Speaker: Michael De Groot (University Of Virginia)

Michael De Groot, PhD candidate at the University of Virginia, will present his research at a meeting of the Bill Graham Centre Graduate Research Foru...

Location: Room 200, Gerald Larkin Building, 15 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

15Feb2018
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Ottoman Timariot Cavalry in its 17th-Cen. Twilight: A Resilient or “Zombie” Institution?

Speaker: Victor Ostapchuk

SEMINAR IN OTTOMAN AND TURKISH STUDIES It has long been received wisdom that the Ottoman institution of the timar (“fief/benefice/prebend”)—w...

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

19Feb2018
Artemisia Gentileschi,

Teaching Sexual Violence in History

This week-long graduate student-led workshop will examine methodological secondary sources on teaching sexual violence in history courses and use prim...

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

28Feb2018
Image of Professor Takashi Fujitani

The Director’s Cut: A Historian Examines the Asia-Pacific Through the Lens of Cinema

Speaker: Prof. Takashi Fujitani (University Of Toronto)

This research seminar series is brought to you by The Contemporary Asian Studies Student Union (CASSU), and aims to provide a forum for students who s...

Location: Room 208N of the Munk School North House, 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

06Mar2018
5 men in traditional dress in Tokyo

Re-Storying Indigenous Geographies: A Story of Urban Ainu Migration in Comparative Context

Speaker: Prof. Mark Watson (Concordia University)

In recent years, the task of “restorying” has been identified as an important strategy in making space for the counternarratives of the nation-sta...

Location: Room 208N, North House, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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