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

Events: March, 2019

  • 01Mar2019
    Image of Prof. Puangthong Pawakapan

    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
    Chinese man selling cigarettes

    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

  • 01Mar2019
    Image of Prof. Henry Theriault

    Lessons From Lemkin: Academic Talk with Prof. Theriault

    Speaker: Prof. Henry Theriault

    An academic discussion regarding the United Nations Genocide Convention and its promises of prevention and punishment. There will be a Question and An...

    Location: Wilson Hall of New College - Room 1700, 40 Willcocks Street TORONTO, ON, Canada M5S 1C6

  • 04Mar2019
    historical photography

    Graduate Masterclass: The Use and Interpretation of Photographs in Historical Research

    Speaker: Rebecca Manley And Marline Otte

     The use and interpretation of photographs by historians has increased exponentially over the past two decades, but few historians have s...

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

  • 05Mar2019
    Unknown artist, “Portrait of King Henry VIII” oil on panel, perhaps early 17th century, based on a work of circa 1542

    Igor Djordjevic - “Jacobean Drama’s Walking Dead: Reconsidering the English ‘History Play’”

    Speaker: Prof. Igor Djordjevic (York University)

    It has been a truism for a very long time among critics of early modern English historical drama that the “history play” as a genre “died” at ...

    Location: Victoria College Senior Common Room, 91 Charles Street West (rear of)

  • 11Mar2019
    Image of Marc Trouyet

    G7 Research Group Presents: Road to Biarritz 2019 - Priorities of the French G7 Presidency

    Speaker: Marc Trouyet (Consul General Of France In Toronto)

    As France has assumed the presidency of the G7 for 2019, Marc Trouyet, France’s Consul General in Toronto, will share insights about his government...

    Location: Combination Room, Trinity College, 6 Hoskin Avenue

  • 11Mar2019
    Sidney Smith Hall Entrance

    Immigration, Politics, and Elections in Quebec

    Speaker: Mireille Paquet (Concordia University); Philippe Fournier (Cégep De Saint-Laurent)

    A discussion with Mireille Paquet, Concordia University and Philippe Fournier, Cégep de Saint-Laurent

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

  • 12Mar2019
    Image of Prof. Maureen Lux

    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

  • 16Mar2019
    “Movement-based artist Eiko Otake, photographed by William Johnston, 2017”

    A Body in Fukushima: Reflections on the Nuclear in Everyday Life

    Speaker: Marilyn Ivy (Columbia University), Katy McCormick (Ryerson University), Lisa Yoneyama (University Of Toronto), Tong Lam (University Of Toronto)

    This is a multi-sited, multi-media, and multi-disciplinary event that demonstrates how art can contribute to critical reflection on the nuclearization...

    Location: Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Avenue

  • 16Mar2019
    Image of Natalie Zemon Davis

    Celebrating Natalie Zemon Davis' 90th Birthday

    We’d like to invite you to join us at a celebration of Natalie Zemon Davis’ 90th birthday that our Department is hosting at the annual meeting of ...

    Location: Victoria College Alumni Hall, 91 Charles St W, Toronto, M5S 1K5