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Past Events: March, 2017

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31Mar2017
17th Century map of the Baltic Sea

The Place of the Baltic in the French Atlantic Empire

Speaker: Prof. Pemille Roge (French Colonial History-University Of Pittsburgh

This talk explores ways in which the Baltic region enabled the rise and consolidation of the French colonial empire in the Americas. The Baltic, a sup...

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

29Mar2017
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Red Africa: Affective Communities and the Cold War

Speaker: Mark Nash (Independent Curator And Writer)

Contemporary artists' response to the legacy of cultural relationships between Africa, the Soviet Union and related countries during the Cold War. Fol...

Location: Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave Toronto, ON M5S 1J5

27Mar2017
Old doors

Anxieties in Conflict: The Tale of Anna del Monte

Speaker: Prof. Kenneth Stow (Jewish History, University Of Haifa)

Kenneth Stow’s latest book, Anna and Tranquillo: Catholic Anxiety and Jewish Protest in the Age of Revolutions recounts the experience of an eightee...

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

23Mar2017
Exterior view of the Munk School of Global Affairs

The Double: Dubbing Western Films in the Soviet Union

Speaker: Prof. Eleonor Gilburd (Department Of History, University Of Chicago)

This presentation discusses the incorporation of Western films into Soviet cities and visual culture during the 1950s and 60s. In this talk, I will co...

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

22Mar2017
Men barricading the Voltaire Lenoir Commune in Paris 1871

Writing the Commune: The Lived and the Conceived

Speaker: Prof. Kristin Ross (Comparative Literature-New York University)

In this talk, Kristin Ross examines some of the methodological and theoretical problems she confronted while writing Communal Luxury: The Political Im...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

20Mar2017
Black and white image of a human head in abstract are work

Chino: Anti-Chinese Racism in Mexico

Speaker: Prof. Jason Oliver Chang (Asian American Studies & History, University Of Connecticut)

You are cordially invited to a Luncheon Series Book Presentation of: Chino: Anti-Chinese Racism in Mexico, 1880-1940 by Jason Oliver Chang Chino is a...

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

17Mar2017
The words citities how do lived experiences shape the urban space in white letters on a sky background

The Corporeal City: How Do Lived Experiences Shape the Urban Space?

Speaker: Prof. Ato Quayson, Prof. Jens Hanssen, Prof. Judith Taylor

Join the Literature & Critical Theory Student Union for our second academic seminar of the semester. Our panelists will discuss how lived experien...

Location: VC 115, 73 Queen Park's Crescent #106, Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

16Mar2017
Jill Lepore event postponed

Postponed: Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper: F. E. L. Priestley Memorial Lectures in the History of Ideas

Speaker: Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor Of American History At Harvard University

Professor Jill Lepore David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor of American History  Harvard University The End of Knowledge M̶a̶r̶c̶h̶ ̶1̶4̶,̶ ̶...

Location: Room 140, University College, 15 King's College Circle Toronto, Ontario M5S 3H7

15Mar2017
Jill Lepore event postponed

Postponed: Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper: F. E. L. Priestley Memorial Lectures In The History Of Ideas

Speaker: Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor Of American History At Harvard University

Professor Jill Lepore David Woods Kemper ’41 Professor of American History  Harvard University The End of Knowledge M̶a̶r̶c̶h̶ ̶1̶4̶,̶ ̶...

Location: Room 140, University College, 15 King's College Circle Toronto, Ontario M5S 3H7

15Mar2017
An image of Prof. Vijay Prashad giving a lecture

Notes from the Global Underground: From Bandung and the Tricontinental to BDS and BLM

Speaker: Prof. Vijay Prashad (George And Martha Keller Chair In South Asian History And International Studies At Trinity College)

Dina Fergani (PhD candidate, Near and Middle East Civilizations) will conduct a public conversation with Professor Vijay Prashad (George and Martha...

Location: NMC Seminar Room, 2nd Floor, 4 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

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