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12Apr2018
A cruise missile is cut up

Rethinking the Nuclear Revolution and American Grand Strategy

Speaker: Prof. Francis J. Gavin (Giovanni Agnelli Distinguished Professor And Director Of The Henry A. Kissinger Center For Global Affairs)

This keynote presentation, by Professor Francis J. Gavin, concludes the morning symposium ‘Going Nuclear: A Symposium on American Nuclear Politics....

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

16Apr2018
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Denial: Reflections on a Movie and a Trial

Speaker: Sir Richard J. Evans (Cambridge University)

Denial, a British movie directed by Mick Jackson from a screenplay by David Hare, premiered at the Toronto Film Festival in September 2016. Starring T...

Location: Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs, 100 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

19Apr2018
Jackman Humanities Institute Building

The Ukrainian Night: An Intimate History of Revolution

Speaker: Marci Shore (Yale University)

Wolodymyr Dylynsky Memorial Lecture

Location: Room 100a, Jackman Humanities Institute, 170 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3C5

30Apr2018
Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies Building

Symposium on Robert and Thomas Wakefield and the Study of Hebrew in England in the Sixteenth Century

Speaker: Theodor Dunkelgrün, James P. Carley, Joanna Weinberg, Anthony Grafton,Judith Schlanger

The brothers Robert and Thomas Wakefield were perhaps the earliest pioneers in Hebrew studies in sixteenth-century England. Appointed reader in Hebrew...

Location: Laurence K. Shook Common Room, Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, 59 Queen's Park Cres E, Toronto, ON M5S 2C4

30Apr2018
A one year old boy looks over the infamous border between the United States and Mexico.

The Child at the Social Limit

Speaker: Dr. Rachel Bowlby (UCL), Dr. David L. Eng (UPenn), Dr. Lisa Guenther (QueensU)

How have technological and political transformations in sexual and social reproduction transformed the relationship between children and adults? How h...

Location: Room 100, Jackman Humanities Building, 170 St George St, Toronto, ON M5R 2M8

30Apr2018
etienne gibson lecture

The 2018 Etienne Gilson Lecture

Speaker: Judith Olsowzowy-Schlanger (Ecole Practique Des Hautes Etudes, Paris)

"Silent Teachers": Christian Hebrew Learning in Medieval England Download a poster for this event here:  Recent years have witnessed an...

Location: Room 400, Alumi Hall, St. Michael's College, 121 St. Joseph Street

09May2018
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War Zones in the Bazaar: Markets, Volatility and Global Security

Speaker: Aisha Ahmad

  A Seminar for Students and Faculty with Aisha Ahmad, Co-Director, Initiative in Islam and Global Affairs, Munk School of Global Affairs Assistant ...

Location: Vivian J. Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs, South House, 1 Devonshire Place

01Jun2018

Stress-Free Degree: U of T’s Impact on LGBTQ Activism in Canada - Elspeth Brown

Speaker: Elspeth Brown

Did you know that the University of Toronto played a central role in 1970s Canadian LGBTQ activism, then called Gay Liberation? Professor Elspeth Brow...

Location: Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street

04Sep2018
Dr. Jürgen Hanneder

Indology During National Socialist Times - A German Perspective

Speaker: Dr. Jürgen Hanneder

Abstract: The history of German Indology during NS times has been part of many historical narratives, mostly because it seemed obvious to trace the N...

Location: 208 North House, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3K7 Canada

06Sep2018
Professor Sarah Igo

Sarah Igo: Sex, Science, and Secrets in the Sixties

Speaker: Sarah Igo

My talk, based on my recently published book, The Known Citizen, focuses on a moment when ideas in the United States about privacy and social researc...

Location: Room 323, Victoria College, 73 Queen's Park Crescent, Toronto, ON, M5S 1K7

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