The entrance to the Department of History’s office in Sidney Smith Hall

Events: December, 2017

  • 04Dec2017
    N. Denisovskii and P. Sokolov-Skal’ “Our Thousandth Strike,” 1944

    Images Against Words: Germany and the Soviet Union at War, 1941-1945

    Speaker: Jochen Hellbeck (Rutgers University)

    Images Against Words: Germany and the Soviet Union at War, 1941-1945 Jochen Hellbeck, Rutgers University Father Madden Hall in Carr Hall The ta...

    Location: Father Madden Hall (Carr Hall), 100 St. Joseph Street TORONTO, ON, Canada M5S 1J4

  • 05Dec2017
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    Eminent Victorians of Toronto - Emily Stowe, MD

    Speaker: Carol Nash

    The History Department is pleased to announce a new Special Lecture series, “Eminent Victorians of Toronto.” This new lecture series was the produ...

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

  • 07Dec2017
    Gerald Larkin Building

    Nine ‘Small’ Islands: The Development of China’s South China Sea Islands Claim during the 1930s

    Speaker: Chris Chung

    At the Graduate Research Forum of the Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History, Chris Chung (University of Toronto) will present a pa...

    Location: Room LA200, Gerald Larkin Building, 15 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

  • 07Dec2017
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    Intangible Cultural Heritage Lecture

    Speaker: Dr. Wade Davis

    Named by the National Geographic Society as one of the Explorers for the Millennium, Dr. Wade Davis has been described as “a rare combination of sci...

    Location: Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 2C7

  • 08Dec2017
    Cover image from the book Outcasts of Empire: Japan's Rule on Taiwan's

    Outcasts of Empire: Japan's Rule on Taiwan's "Savage Border," 1874-1945

    Speaker: Paul D. Barclay

    In his new book Outcasts of Empire, Paul D. Barclay probes the limits of modern nation-state sovereignty by positioning colonial Taiwan at the interse...

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

  • 08Dec2017
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    Jim Doak Lecture Series with Mark Lilla

    Speaker: Prof. Mark Lilla (Humanities-Columbia University)

    Lecture in English followed by Discussion in French and English The May 7 French election has been portrayed in the North American Press as an overwhe...

    Location: Spadina Theatre, 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7