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19Apr2018
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

16Apr2018
Her Majesty’s Theatre, Ballarat, Australia

Our Leaving Ladies: Canadian Actresses Starring on World Stages from the 1840s to 1940s

Speaker: Cecilia Morgan

This free event is the opening of an exhibit curated by Professor Cecilia Morgan, who holds a cross appointment to the Department of History.  The ex...

Location: Macdonald Heaslip Walkway of Theatre History, Hart House Theatre, 7 Hart House Cir, Toronto, ON M5S 3H3

16Apr2018
Image of Sir Richard J. Evans

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

12Apr2018
A cruise missile is cut up

Rethinking the Nuclear Revolution and American Grand Strategy

Speaker: Prof. Francis J. Gavin (Giovanni Agnelli Distinguished Professor And Director Of The Henry A. Kissinger Center For Global Affairs)

This keynote presentation, by Professor Francis J. Gavin, concludes the morning symposium ‘Going Nuclear: A Symposium on American Nuclear Politics....

Location: Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

12Apr2018
Several Pershing II missiles

Going Nuclear: A Symposium on Nuclear Politics

At the heart of American nuclear power lies a paradox: Although the United States participated in and propelled a nuclear arms race, no other country ...

Location: Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

10Apr2018
hands holding a green apple

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

Speaker: Prof. Judith Harford (University College Dublin)

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

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

06Apr2018
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The History and Afterlives of a Medical Utopia: Exploring the Remains of Colonial Medicine in the Afro-Pacific World

Speaker: Guillaume Lachenal

During World War II, a French colonial doctor named Doctor David received full and exclusive authority on the entire region of the Upper-Nyong, in the...

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

06Apr2018
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

05Apr2018
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

05Apr2018
Image of Professor Guillaume Lachenal

The Lomidine files. Exploring the archives of a medical disaster in colonial Africa

Speaker: Guillaume Lachenal

On November 21st, 1954, 32 people died in the small village of Gribi, in the east of the French territory of Cameroon, following an injection of Lomid...

Location: Room 507, Health Sciences Building, 155 College St, Toronto, ON M5T 1P8

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