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Image from the book Qazaqlik, or Ambitious Brigandage, and the Formation of the Qazaqs

Qazaqlik, or Ambitious Brigandage, and the Formation of the Qazaqs

Speaker: Joo-Yup Lee

The first book to comprehensively cover the emergence of Kazakh identities within the broader cultural and political context of Central Eurasia. Avoid...

Location: NMC Conference Room, Bancroft Building 200B, 4 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

Photograph of Sean Mills and the cover of his book.

Book Discussion: A Place in the Sun: Haiti, Haitians, and the Remaking of Quebec

Speaker: Prof. Sean Mills (Dept. Of History, University Of Toronto)

A Place in the Sun: Haiti, Haitians, and the Remaking of Quebec Sean Mills In the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake, a wave of books were published tha...

Location: Combination Room, Trinity College, Trinity College, 6 Hoskin Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1H8

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

Cover image from the book The Constant Liberal by Christo Aivalis

Book Launch - THE CONSTANT LIBERAL Pierre Trudeau, Organized Labour, and the Canadian Social Democratic Left

Speaker: Christo Aivalis

The Department of History and the Toronto Worker’s History Project invite you to the book launch of The Constant Liberal: Pierre Trudeau, ...

Location: United Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil St, Toronto, ON M5T 1N1

Cover of Perogies and Politics by Rhonda Hinther

Book launch - Rhonda Hinther's Perogies and Politics

Speaker: Rhonda Hinther

Please join us for the launch of Rhonda Hinther's Perogies and Politics: Canada's Ukrainian Left, 1891-1991. Copies of the book will be for sale. All ...

Location: Famous Last Words, 392 Pacific AveToronto, ON M6P 2R1

Pan-Africanism: A History, by Hakim Adi

Pan-Africanism: A History, lecture and book launch by Dr. Hakim Adi

Speaker: Dr. Hakim Adi (Professor Of The History Of Africa And The African Diaspora At The University Of Chichester)

A Different Booklist, along with the Departments of African Studies, History, and the Women and Gender Institute at the University of Toronto invite y...

Location: A Different Booklist Cultural Centre, 779 Bathurst Street

Book cover image of Dr. Victoria Chung with a female colleague

A Woman in Between: Searching for Dr. Victoria Chung Book Launch

Speaker: Dr. John Price & Dr. Ningping Yu

Ten years in the making, A Woman in Between: Searching for Dr. Victoria Chung finally brings together the complex and intriguing story of Dr. Victo...

Location: Richard Charles Lee Canada Hong Kong Library, 8th Floor, Robarts Library, 130 St. George St. Toronto ON M5S 1A5

Image by Syrian visual artist Omran Narmo and evokes the destruction of Syria and the strandedness of its citizens

Syria: Revolution Between The ‘War On Terror’ And The ‘Refugee Crisis’

Speaker: Yassin Alhaj Saleh, Wendy Pearlman

Jens Hanssen (University of Toronto): Welcome & Introductory Remarks Yassin Elhaj Saleh (Wissenschaftskolleg-zu-Berlin): “The Syrian Revolution ...

Location: Medical Science Building 3154, 1 King's College Circle

Image of the from the front cover of Almost Citizens by Sam Erman

Book Talk: Almost Citizens: Puerto Rico, the U.S. Constitution and Empire

Speaker: Sam Erman

Almost Citizens lays out the tragic story of how the United States denied Puerto Ricans full citizenship following annexation of the island in 1898. A...

Location: SS 3130, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

Canadian Troops in Afghanistan

Book Launch: National Vs. Human Security

Speaker: Dr. Greg MacCallion (Australian National University)

Dr. Greg MacCallion of Australian National University launches his study of recent Canadian and Australian military interventions, and the tension bet...

Location: 2nd floor, Royal Canadian Military Institute, 426 University Avenue