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08Nov2018
Charlotte Gray

Telling Stories in the Age of Historical Amnesia

Speaker: Charlotte Gray

On the evening of Thursday, November 8, acclaimed biographer and historian Charlotte Gray, OC, FRSC, will deliver the 2018 Harold Innis Lecture. Entit...

Location: Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto

14Nov2018
Kevin Kenny

Ireland and Empire

Speaker: Kevin Kenny, Professor Of History & Glucksman Professor In Irish Studies (NYU)

A Workshop with Kevin Kenny Kevin Kenny received his Ph.D. in American History from Columbia University in 1994, where his dissertation won the Bancro...

Location: Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room (SS 2098), Sidney Smtih Hall, 100 St. George Street

14Nov2018

Paul Cohen, “Translation on the Seas: Towards a Maritime History of Language in the First Age of Globalization"

Speaker: Prof. Paul Cohen (Department Of History)

Please join us next Wednesday, November 14,  for this year’s second meeting of the Toronto Eighteenth-Century Group. Paul Cohen, Associate Professo...

Location: Jackman Humanities Building 616, 170 St George St Toronto ON M5S 3G3

15Nov2018
Daniel Sargent

Pax Americana: Report from a Work-in-Progress

Speaker: Daniel Sargent

The American World Order is today in crisis. The election of Donald Trump has imperiled the future of the Pax Americana, but Trump's election is not s...

Location: Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room (SS 2098), Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street

18Nov2018
Munk School of Global Affairs exterior

Contemporary International History - State of the Field Conference

Speaker: Various

Sunday November 18 - 12:30pm to 5:00pm Monday November 19 - 9:00am to 5:00pm Contemporary International History is a highly popular graduate program a...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Place

22Nov2018
Students sitting outside Sidney Smith Hall, University of Toronto.

Historians and Ethics at U of T

A practical session to help guide researchers through the research ethics process at U of T. Featuring: Kate Bruce-Lockhart (Postdoc, History) Lui...

Location: Room 2098, Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room, Sidney Smith Hall, 00 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

16Jan2019
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Making ‘Man in the North’: Academic and Military Entanglements in Arctic Science, 1944-49

Speaker: Prof. Matthew Farish (Geography And Planning - UofT)

In the brief period between the final months of World War II and the acceleration of the Cold War at the end of the 1940s, several new scientifically-...

Location: VC 323, 91 Charles St WToronto, ON M5S 1K5

23Jan2019
Feral Goats in Mauna Kea, Hawaii

Research Seminar with UBC Prof. Jessica Wang, "Animals, Governance, and American Globalism"

Speaker: Prof. Jessica Wang (U.S. History At The University Of British Columbia)

“Animals, Governance, and American Globalism: Biological Management and Territorial Rule in Early Twentieth-Century Hawai’i.” Abstract: In the e...

Location: Victoria College, Room 303 (3rd floor, Commons Room), 73 Queen's Park Crescent, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1K7

06Feb2019
Hand drawn reconstruction of a computer proof in geometry, 1967.

Making Up Minds: Computing and Proof in the Postwar United States

Speaker: Prof. Stephanie Dick (University Of Pennsylvania)

Abstract: “Computers ought to produce in the long run some fundamental change in the nature of all mathematical activity.” These words, penned in ...

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

06Feb2019
Sidney Smith Hall Entrance

Publishing Your First Journal Article: Tips for Grad Students

Speaker: Shami Ghosh, W. Chris Johnson

The Placement Committee will be hosting a special workshop for graduate students interested in publishing an academic article for the first time. Prof...

Location: SS 2098, 100 St. George St, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3

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