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History Matters Series at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

Bonfire of the Vanities: Savonarola’s Ominous Rise To Power with guest speaker Professor Kenneth Bartlett

Speaker: Professor Kenneth Bartlett

How did a fiery, apocalyptic preacher take control of 1490s Florence, a Renaissance city of culture, art and humanist values? How many priceless works...

Location: 750 Spadina Ave. (at Bloor), Toronto Ontario M5S 2J2

History Matters Series at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

The Aftermath of the US Election: What Awaits Us In 2017

Speaker: Irvin Studin

Guest speaker: Irvin Studin, President of the Institute for 21st Century Questions, and Editor-in-Chief & Publisher of Global Brief Magazine What ...

Location: 750 Spadina Ave. (at Bloor), Toronto Ontario M5S 2J2


The Balance of Trust: Hostages, Stars, Bonnets and Beads

Speaker: Michael Wintroub, University Of California Berkeley

Location: Room 119, Emmanuel College, 75 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 1K7


Who should regulate transnational corruption? Between Impunity and Imperialism

Speaker: Kevin E. Davis, Vice Dean And Beller Family Professor Of Business Law At New York University School Of Law

Regulation of foreign corrupt practices, including both bribery and money laundering, has emerged as one of the most prominent forms of regulation for...

Location: Board Room, 315 Bloor Street West, Toronto ON M5S 1W7

Sidney Smith Hall Entrance

Lyon: River City

Speaker: Michael Miller, University Of Miami

Note: pre-circulated paper - registration required (contact ...

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

Asha El Karib

Women in Sudan: Negotiating Power on the Margins

Speaker: Dr. Asha El-Karib

Introduced by Rita Morbia, Executive Director, InterPares Join us for a conversation with Dr. Asha El-Karib about the current strategies and interven...

Location: Room 305, Founders College, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3

Dr Arivazhagan

Forests, Environmental Change and the Kanikkaran Tribal Community in Tamil Nadu

Speaker: Dr. M. Arivazhagan, Environmental Historian

Location: Room 317, 3rd Floor, Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St. George St., Toronto, ON M5R 2M8

Martha Ann Selby

Poetry, Fiction, and Authorial Identity in D. Dilip Kumar's Short Stories

Speaker: Martha Ann Selby, Department Of Asian Studies, The University Of Texas At Austin

Poets appear as central characters in two of D. Dilip Kumar’s (1951-) Tamil short stories: first, as a feckless, drunken husband in the 1988 experim...

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

Imprisoning the Innocent

Imprisoning the Innocent - Bail and Wrongful Convictions

This program will:   - Highlight recent academic research findings on bail in Canada - Provide an overview of recent policy recommendations for refor...

Location: Donald Lamont Learning Centre, Law Society of Upper Canada, 130 Queen Street W., Toronto, ON M5H 2N5

Dr Monchalin

The Criminalization of Indigenous Peoples

Speaker: Professor Lisa Monchalin, Kwantlen Polytechnic University - Surrey, BC

Crimes and injustices affecting Indigenous peoples must be understood within the context of Canada’s shameful history, and the unchanged colonial g...

Location: Ericson Seminar Room - 2nd Floor, Canadiana Gallery Building, U of T, Please see address above