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Economic Knowledge Exchange

Exchange of Economic Knowledge and Practice Between the Ottoman Empire and its Western Neighbours in the Early Modern Era

Speaker: Kate H. Fleet, Skilliter Centre For Ottoman Studies, Cambridge University

Challenging the often accepted view of the Ottomans as intellectually cut off from states to the west, this seminar presentation considers the similar...

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

Abigail Agresta

From Corrupt Sinners to Contagious Strangers: Plague in Late Medieval Valencia

Speaker: Prof. Abigail Agresta, Queen’s University

While historians of public health are at last dispelling the myth that medieval urban governments were indifferent to filth and disease, the imagined ...

Location: Room 310, Lillian Massey Building, 125 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C7

Irene Markoff

Ottoman Turkish Mehterhâne Music as a Catalyst for Alaturka Constructions of Difference in Western Music and Alafranga Appropriations of Difference in Ottoman Turkish Music (18-19th centuries): Gestures of Expressive Alterity

Speaker: Irene Markoff, York University

This lecture sheds light on the exchange, representation, and implementation of musical conventions of Ottoman Turkish and European Others. It focuses...

Location: Conference Room -Room 200, Bancroft Building, 4 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

Quebec and the Making of Canada

Quebec and the making of Canada

Part of the Seminar Series on the History of Canadian Confederation A roundtable discussion featuring: Magda Fahrni, Université du Québec à Montré...

Location: Room 335, Instructional Centre, University of Toronto Mississauga, 1599 Outer Circle, Mississauga, ON L5L 1C6

European Imperialism and Ottomanism

Reorientating European Imperialism: How Ottomanism Went Global

Speaker: Isa Blumi, Stockholm University

This presentation explores the possibility that a distinctive Ottoman response to European imperialism and its colonial ethos vis-à-vis “the Orient...

Location: Room 200B, Bancroft Building, 4 Bancroft Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada; M5S 1C1

Ocakli Crimean Tatar-Ukrainian Cossack Alliance

The Crimean Tatar-Ukrainian Cossack Alliance versus the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (1648-1654): Warfare and Diplomacy in the Istanbul-Warsaw-Moscow Triangle

Speaker: Sait Ocakli (University Of Toronto)

Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies Abstract: The 1648 Ukrainian Cossack rebellion led by hetman Bohdan Khmelnytsky and ensuing war against the Pol...

Location: Conference Room BF200B, 4 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

Jean Rouch

Will Fysh: "‘Le Petit Oeil De Cristal, Lui, Ne Cillait Pas’: Jean Rouch And The Camera Eyewitness”

Speaker: Will Fysh (Department Of History, U Of T)

Seminaire conjoint d'histoire de la France / Joint French History Seminar

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

Ricci Poster

Difference, Solidarity and Belonging in Montreal's Second-Wave Feminist Movement

Speaker: Amanda Ricci (McMaster University)

Seminar Series on the History of Canadian Confederation Ricci_Poster_20170213.pdf   ...

Location: Room IB 390, U of T Mississauga, 1599 Outer Circle, Mississauga, ON L5L 1C6

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Noise and the Medical Body in Early Modern Italy

Speaker: Julia Rombough (NFC Doctoral Fellow, 2016-2017)

NFC Doctoral Fellow Seminars Sixteenth and seventeenth century Italian medical and health practices forwarded that sound moved through the air, entere...

Location: Victoria University Common Room (VUCR), Burwash Hall, 89 Charles Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 1K6

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By the Shortest Path: Sailing with Mathematical Rules at Dieppe, 1675

Speaker: Prof. Margaret Schotte (Dept. Of History, York University)

French History Seminar The Toronto-area French History seminar brings together scholars and graduate students working on the history of France and the...

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