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CEFMF 2017 Distinguished Visiting Scholar Lecture

Speaker: Sophie Wahnich

« Penser et montrer les émotions révolutionnaires » La conférence se présente en deux temps, d’abord depuis l’archive ensuite depuis trois ...

Location: Room 108N North, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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Les émotions politiques : le corps social en mouvement

Speaker: Sophie Wahnich

Emotions animate human bodies, making us feel pleasure and displeasure. This lecture aims to illuminate how and under what circumstances these links b...

Location: Alliance Française de Toronto, 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7

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The 2017 Gray Lecture

Speaker: Louise Fréchette

Please join the Department of History for a conversation with Louise Frechette: "Canada in a world of turmoil: Lessons from Louis St-Laurent." LOUI...

Location: Upper Library, Massey College, 4 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 2E1

Sidney Smith Hall Entrance

Make-Believe Empire: Fort Ord’s Mock Vietnamese Village and the Embedding of the US Military in Popular Culture, 1945-1969

Speaker: Kelsey Kilgore

At the Graduate Research Forum of the Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History, Kelsey Kilgore (University of Toronto) will present a...

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

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The Future of an Immigrant Past: Italians in Canada Since Confederation

Speaker: Dr. Gabriele Scardellato (The Mariano A. Elia Chair In Italian-Canadian Studies And Associate Professor In The Department Of Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics At York University)

The Pugliese-Zorzi Italian Canadian Studies Lecture Series The lecture will present a brief overview of the settlement of Italians in Canada, begin...

Location: Faculty Club (Main Dining Room), 41 Willcocks Street, Toronto, ON M5S 1C7

Statue of Losin Watan (1899-1954), son of a Tayal chief in northern Taiwan.

The Historical Experiences of Indigenous Peoples and the Colonial War in Taiwan

Speaker: Kae Kitamura (Hokkaido University)

On August 1st of last year, Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen officially apologized to Taiwan's indigenous peoples for “the four centuries of pain and m...

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

Luohan Figure (glazed earthenware), Lio - Jin Dynasty, China, 11th century.

CANCELLED - Imagining Home: Creating Canada, 150 Years of Chinese Canadian Communities

Speaker: Prof. Lisa Mar (University Of Toronto)

Prof. Lisa Mar will be giving a lecture on November 4 at 9am “Imagining Home: Creating Canada, 150 Years of Chinese Canadian Communities” at th...

Location: Royal Ontario Museum Signy and Cléophée Eaton Theatre Level 1B, Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queens Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6

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Discontented Harmonies: Words against Words in Pomfret Castle

Speaker: Prof. Tom Bishop (University Of Auckland; NZ)

Despite its ubiquity, Bible-reading in Shakespeare’s day was not merely a linear transfer from text to reader, but rather circulatory, folded and la...

Location: Victoria University Senior Common Room, rear of 91 Charles St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K5

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Invitation - From the Battleground to the Cut Block: Talk and Special Tour of The Tree Planters Art Exhibit

Speaker: Rita Leistner (BA Woodsworth; English & History; 1988)

Internationally celebrated artist and documentary photographer Rita Leistner (BA Woodsworth; English & History, 1988) will give a visual presentat...

Location: Kruger Hall Commons, 119 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 1A9

Portrait of Françoise de Graffigny (1695-1758)

Madame de Graffigny and the 18th Century Post Office

Speaker: David Smith

Joint French History Seminar Overview: After some general observations on the functioning of the eighteenth-century post-office, I first interpret thr...

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