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“Is There Such a Thing as Truth—and Can We Live in It? A Philosophical History of Eastern Europe in the Long 20th Century

Speaker: Marci Shore

As a dissident under communism, Václav Havel insisted on the imperative “to live in truth.” Thirty years ago, the Velvet Revolution ushered the d...

Location: Room SS2098, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

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Transnational Solidarity Networks in the Era of Gay Liberation: The Making of Gay Communities in North America (1970s-1980s)

Speaker: Juan Carlos Mezo González

This talk discusses the relationship between the gay press and gay liberation movements in North America throughout the 1970s and early 1980s. The tal...

Location: Room 208N, North House, Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON

Professor Anna Shternshis

Saul Goldstein Memorial Lecture

Speaker: Professor Anna Shternshis, Al And Malka Green Professor Of Yiddish Studies And The Director Of The Anne Tanenbaum Centre For Jewish Studies

This lecture series presents topics of interest for Woodsworth alumni, the U of T community and members of the general public. Our 2019 Saul Goldstei...

Location: Kruger Hall Commons, Woodsworth College, 119 St. George St.

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The Final Act: The Helsinki Accords and the Transformation of the Cold War

Speaker: Strom Visiting Professor Michael C. Morgan (University Of North Carolina)

Michael C. Morgan, Associate Professor of History at the University of North Carolina, is the 2019-2020 Strom Visiting Professor in the Department of ...

Location: Natalie Zemon Davis Room, Sidney Smith 2098, 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S3G3

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Book Launch! The Good Fight: Marcel Cadieux and Canadian Diplomacy by Brendan Kelly

Speaker: Brendan Kelly

Before official bilingualism was established in 1969, francophones were scarce in the Canadian public service. Marcel Cadieux was one of the few, beco...

Location: Munk Library, 315 Bloor Street West

Lancelot fighting the two dragons guarding the entrance to Morgan's Val Without Return in a fifteenth-century French illumination of a Lancelot-Grail manuscript.

Environments of Change & Changing Environments: Digitizing the Middle Ages

Speaker: Professor Steven Bednarski

The Centre for Medieval Studies cordially invites you to a lecture by: Professor Steven Bednarski Department of History, University of Waterloo Ce...

Location: Centre for Medieval Studies, Room 301, 125 Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C7