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

Events: December, 2019

  • 04Dec2019
    A Prisoner of War Camp in Guam

    On Native Testimony: Military Tribunals, War Crimes, and Imperial Judgment in Guam

    Speaker: Prof. Keith L. Camacho (University Of California - Los Angeles)

    In 1944, the U.S. Navy established the War Crimes Tribunals Program in Guam, one of several Japanese colonies located in the Pacific. For the next fiv...

    Location: Room 208N, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON, M5S 3K7

  • 04Dec2019
    Genome-wide studies of human population

    Population Genetic Structure and Histories and Geographies of Race and Nation

    Speaker: Lisa Gannet

    Genome-wide studies of human population structure find that patterns of genetic variation correlate with self-reported national, ethnic, and racial di...

    Location: Victoria College Chapel, VC213, Victoria College, 73 Queen's Park Crescent Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

  • 06Dec2019

    Masterclass with Dr. Mrinalini Sinha

    Speaker: Dr. Mrinalini Sinha

    This masterclass event features a seminar style discussion with Dr. Mrinalini Sinha, the Alice Freeman Palmer Professor of History at the University o...

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

  • 06Dec2019

    The Financial Life of Land in Imperial France, 1850-1914

    Speaker: Dr. Alexia Yates (History - University Of Manchester)

    The nineteenth century was defined by the global problem of property. Focusing on France, a country whose revolution purportedly birthed a new, libera...

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

  • 06Dec2019
    Indian people who were part of the indentured labour system in India

    Prof. Mrinalini Sinha| Anatomy of a Protest: The Abolition of Indian Indentured Labor in the British Empire

    Speaker: Prof. Mrinalini Sinha

    Kunti, a dalit (“untouchable” caste) woman, became the poster child for the nation-wide movement in India against the abolition of the system of i...

    Location: Room 108N, North House, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON, M5S 3K7