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29Jan2020
Tommy Douglas addressing the NDP convention, July 1961

Tommy Douglas (DCB/Massey College Speaker Series)

Speaker: Gregory P. Marchildon

The second event in the Joint Dictionary of Canadian Biography (DCB) and Massey College Speaker Series will feature Professor Gregory P. Marchildon in...

Location: Upper Library, Massey College, 4 Devonshire Place, Toronto

03Feb2020
Photo by Nicola Zolin

Terror Capitalism: Turkic Muslim Dispossession in Northwest China

Speaker: Darren Byler (Post-doctoral Researcher - Center For Asian Studies - University Of Colorado - Boulder)

Discussants: Jayeeta Sharma, Associate Professor, History and Global Asia Studies, University of Toronto, Scarborough Vincent Wong, William C. Graha...

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

03Feb2020
Image of Professor Eleazar Birnbaum

A Tribute in Memory of Eleazar Birnbaum, Professor Emeritus, NMC

Special Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies. The Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations invites faculty and students to attend a sp...

Location: NMC Conference Room (BF200B), 4 Bancroft Ave., Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

04Feb2020
Jean Désy, Canada's minister plenipotentiary to Brazil, with his family on the day they arrived in Rio de Janeiro (1941)

Taking the Stage: French Canada, Brazil and the Making of Cultural Diplomacy

Speaker: Eric Fillion

This will be a research lecture by U of T postdoc, Dr. Eric Fillion

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

04Feb2020

Writing Sex Work History

Speaker: Laurie Bertram, Mandy Goodhandy

Though criminalized and pushed to the margins, sex workers have played critical roles in Toronto's history, contributing to its economic development a...

Location: 120 Diner, 120 Church St, Toronto, ON M5C 2G8

05Feb2020
Book cover of Sailing School: Navigating Science and Skill, 1550-1800

"A Fast-Track to Expertise? Early Modern Navigators Debate Theory and Practice”

Speaker: Margaret Schotte (Professor Of History At York University)

COLLOQUIUM Series A lecture by Margaret Schotte, Professor of History at York University Wednesday, February 05, 2:00 – 4:00 PM Victoria College&...

Location: Room VC 323, Victoria College, 91 Charles st., Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

06Feb2020

Canada and the Challenge of Genocide in Asia: A Roundtable Discussion

Speaker: David Webster; Laura Madokoro; Bob Rae

To mark the publication of Professor David Webster's newest book, Challenge the Strong Wind: Canada and East Timor, 1975-99, the Bill Graham Centre is...

Location: Combination Room, Trinity College, 6 Hoskin Avenue

26Feb2020
Professor Astrid M. Eckert

2020 Graham Lecture - "West Germany & the Iron Curtain"

Speaker: Astrid M. Eckert

The Department of History is delighted to host Astrid M. Eckert as our second annual Graham Visiting Fellow. Professor Eckert's talk is titled "West G...

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

04Mar2020
Professor Harvey Amani Whitfield

2020 Creighton Lecture - "Biographical Sketches, Black Atlantic Slavery, and the Maritimes"

Speaker: Amani Whitfield

The Department of History is honoured to have Amani Whitfield as our Creighton Lecturer for 2020. Professor Whitfield's talk is titled, "Biographical ...

Location: room 2102, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street