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A8 Highway in France

Putting the Postcolonial into the Trentes Glorieuses: Bidonvilles, the Autoroute A8 and the Aéroport Nice-Côte d'Azur

Speaker: Stephen Harp

This paper is part of a larger effort, undertaken now by several historians of modern France, to write workers from North Africa back into French hist...

Location: Room SS 2098, Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 2E5

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March 1968: The Last Exodus of the Polish Jews? Fifty Years Later

Speaker: Irena Grudzinska-Gross

A CONVERSATION WITH IRENA GRUDZINSKA-GROSS  March 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the so-called "March Events" in Poland, which saw unprecedented ...

Location: George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place

Yanar Taş/Taksiarches Monastery, Cappadocia, Turkey

Building Greek Orthodox Christian Churches in Late Ottoman Cappadocia

Speaker: Tom Papademetriou (Stockton University)

Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies series The talk explores how Greek Orthodox communities from villages in the region of Kayseri attempted to ...

Location: Room SS 2098, Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 2E5

“Ostia pri reke Ob’” from J. G. Georgi

Disseminating Knowledge of Venereal Disease: Body Politics in Eighteenth-Century Russia

Speaker: Dr. Matthew Romaniello

Johann Bernhard Müller, a foreigner in Russian service in the 1710s, produced a memoir of his time in the Russian Empire focused upon the populations...

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

engraving of whimsical Victorian gentleman with an exaggerated moustache

Eminent Victorians of Toronto - John A. Macdonald

Speaker: Hugh Segal

***RECEPTION TO FOLLOW THIS LECTURE*** The History Department is pleased to announce a new Special Lecture series, “Eminent Victorians of Toronto....

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

Marsha P. Johnson handing out flyers in support of the Gay Liberation Front in New York

Students, Sodomy, and the State: LGBT Campus Struggles in the 1970s

Speaker: Prof. Marc Stein (San Francisco State University)

In this lecture, historian Marc Stein examines the litigation that occurred in the 1970s after more than a dozen public colleges and universities in t...

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

Rough on Rats Victorian Trading Card Cartoon

Female Killers and Criminal Responsibility in the Nineteenth-Century British Empire

Speaker: Dr. Catherine Evans (Assistant Professor Of Criminology)

In the late nineteenth century, a number of intellectual currents converged to produce a crisis in how Britons, in England and in the wider British em...

Location: Room 265, Ericson Seminar Room, 2nd Floor, 14 Queen's Park Cres W, Toronto, ON M5S 3K9

hands holding a green apple

The Gendering of Diaspora: First-Generation Irish Women Teachers and Social Mobility in North America

Speaker: Professor Judith Harford

  Professor Harford is a Professor of Education, Director of the Professional Master of Education (PME) and an elected member of the Aca...

Location: Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room, Sidney Smith Hall, room 2098, 100 St. George Street

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Denial: Reflections on a Movie and a Trial

Speaker: Sir Richard J. Evans (Cambridge University)

Denial, a British movie directed by Mick Jackson from a screenplay by David Hare, premiered at the Toronto Film Festival in September 2016. Starring T...

Location: Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs, 100 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

Jackman Humanities Institute Building

The Ukrainian Night: An Intimate History of Revolution

Speaker: Marci Shore (Yale University)

Wolodymyr Dylynsky Memorial Lecture

Location: Room 100a, Jackman Humanities Institute, 170 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C5