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21May2019
Dish with One Spoon wampum

First Law of the Land: Sharing from the Great Dish

Speaker: Richard Hill, Alan Corbiere, Heidi Bohaker (facilitator)

Join us for this opportunity to learn from Indigenous knowledge keepers about the Dish With One Spoon wampum agreement - the first law of the territor...

Location: Isabel Bader Theatre, Victoria College, 93 Charles Street West, Toronto, ON

10May2019
Canada Milton Seminar picture

Canada Milton Seminar XIV

The Canada Milton Seminar is an annual event for scholars, especially Canadian scholars, working on John Milton and his contexts in early modern liter...

Location: Old Victoria College, 93 Charles St. W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K6

10May2019
The 2019 Toronto Conference on Germany Poster

The 2019 Toronto Conference on Germany

Program overview Keynote Address "E-Day: What Do the European Elections Hold in Store for a Continent in Flux?" Wolfgang Schmidt, State Secretary,...

Location: Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

09May2019
film projectionist

Delayed Promises: Female Film Projectionists On and Off Screen in the People's Republic of China

Speaker: Tina Chen (History-U Of Manitoba), Yi Gu (Art History-UofT), Tong Lam (History-UofT), Yurou Zhong (East Asian Studies-UofT)

The celebration and promotion of mobile film projection has been central to the multi-media landscape of the PRC at two historical moments: 1950s-1960...

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

26Apr2019
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The French Trials of Cléophas Kamitatu: Refugee Politics, Leftist Activism, and Françafrique in 1970s Paris

Speaker: Prof. Meredith Teretta (History - University Of Ottawa)

In the 1970s, the French lawyer Jean-Jacques de Félice served as defense counsel for Cléophas Kamitatu-Massamba of Congo-Zaïre, who was expelled fr...

Location: Munk 108N, North House, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3K7

26Apr2019
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History of a Day: Time, Terror, Agency and the Overthrow of Maximilien Robespierre

Speaker: Prof. Colin Jones (History-Queen Mary University Of London)

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

24Apr2019
Charles de Gaulle in a BBC studio in London, June 1940

Julian Jackson: Interpreting De Gaulle

Speaker: Prof. Julian Jackson (Queen Mary University)

In the early summer of 1940, when France was overrun by German troops, one junior general who had fought in the trenches in Verdun refused to accept d...

Location: Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3K7

09Apr2019
Shoes on the Danube Bank

Graduate Student Workshop: featuring Ferenc Lazcó

This event is only for graduate students. *RSVP required* Description: As a continuation of this year’s Annual Wolfe Lecture, ‘The Holocaust in Hu...

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

08Apr2019
Shoes on the Danube Bank

Annual Wolfe Chair Lecture in Holocaust Studies: The Holocaust in Hungary 75 Years Later: Experience, Memory, Analysis

A panel discussion featuring: Livia Prince, Ferenc Laczó,  Judith Szapor. Moderated by: Doris Bergen Reception preceding the event at 3 p...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

04Apr2019
Logo for the unmasked exhibition

Unmasked Exhibition Opening

Join us for the exhibition opening of Unmasked. The exhibit highlights the 16th-century craft of mask-making rarely seen today. It pays tribute to the...

Location: Lobby of the Helen Gardiner Phelan Playhouse, 79 St George St. Toronto

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