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27Feb2019

CEWG (Colonialism and Empire Working Group)

Speaker: Karen Ruffle

We are delighted to announce the creation of the Colonialism and Empire Working Group (CEWG), an interdisciplinary workshop organized by faculty from ...

Location: Jackman Humanities Building, Rm 318, 262 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1V8

27Feb2019
World War I Soldier in a field with a camera

Professor Marline Otte, Research Talk: “Image Worlds of the Eastern Front (1914-18): Trauma, Art and Occupation.”

Speaker: Professor Marline Otte (Tulane University)

Professor Otte is the Inaugural Helen E. Graham Visiting Fellow 2019 and a graduate (1999) of our History PhD program. This talk will focus on the pho...

Location: 2098, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

28Feb2019
A woman in a white dress and a man in a white shirt and pants dancing side by side.

Interactions Seminar Series, "Playing Mestizo: The Politics and Performance of Race-Mixture in Yucatán, Mexico"

Speaker: Prof. Paul Eiss (Carnegie Mellon University)

ABSTRACT: Mestizaje—ethnic, racial and cultural mixing—is a common characteristic of Latin American societies formed out of the amalgamation of in...

Location: HW525C, 1265 Military Trial, Toronto, ON

28Feb2019
A circle of Russian-Jewish anarchists arrested in Paris in 1907

Utopia's Discontents: Russian Exiles and the Quest for Freedom, 1830-1930

Speaker: Prof. Faith Hillis (Department Of History, University Of Chicago)

Over the course of the long nineteenth century, hundreds of thousands of tsarist subjects left the Russian empire and resettled in western and central...

Location: 108N, North House, Munk School of Global of Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

01Mar2019
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Development and Impact of the Thai Military’s Political Offensive

Speaker: Puangthong R. Pawakapan (Department Of Political Science-Chulalongkorn University-Thailand)

It is recognized that the military coups in Thailand in 2006 and 2014 were the orchestrated attempts of the anti-democratic alliance of the old powers...

Location: 208 - North House, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3K7

01Mar2019
Sidney Smith Hall Entrance

The Jim Crow Cigarette in China

Speaker: Nan Enstadt (University Of Wisconsin Madison)

The Jim Crow Cigarette in China: An Intimate History of Corporate Capitalism

Location: 2098, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

12Mar2019
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EVENT CANCELLED - Segregating Care: "Indian Hospitals" in Canada

Speaker: Professor Maureen Lux (History Chair - Brock University)

Professor Maureen Lux (History Chair, Brock University) will discuss racially segregated hospital care and the history of the so-called “Indian Hosp...

Location: Toronto Reference Library, Beeton Hall, 789 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON, M4W 2G8

19Mar2019
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Creighton Discussion Panel - Global Displacement of Peoples

Speaker: Moderator: Tina Loo

In our Creighton Lecture pre-event, Tina Loo will moderate this discussion panel on the Global Displacement of Peoples. Panelists: Julie MacArthur, Ma...

Location: Natalie Zemon Davis conference room (room 2098), Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street

19Mar2019
Tina Loo

The Annual Creighton Lecture - "Moved by the State: Forced Relocation and a Good Life in Postwar Canada"

Speaker: Tina Loo, University Of British Columbia

From the 1950s to the 1970s, the Canadian state relocated people, often against their will, so they could fulfill their potential as individuals. Focu...

Location: St. Michael's College, Alumni Hall (room 400), 121 St. Joseph Street

20Mar2019
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Vagantes Conference on Medieval Studies

Vagantes is North America’s largest graduate-student conference for medieval studies. Since its founding in 2002, Vagantes has nurtured a lively com...

Location: TBA, 125 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5s 2C7

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