The entrance to the Department of History’s office in Sidney Smith Hall

Events: Monday, October 29, 2018

  • 29Oct2018
    The Great Italian Renaissance Masters

    Art Appreciation: The Great Italian Renaissance Masters - Leonardo Da Vinci

    Speaker: Prof. Kenneth Bartlett (Department Of History)

    Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Raphael - the triumvirate of High Renaissance art – are considered to be three of the greatest artists in h...

    Location: Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre, 750 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J2

  • 29Oct2018
    Portrait of Constance Herbert-Rathkeal, the internuncio’s daughter and the wife of the British chargé d’affaires John Spencer Smith (Rice University Library, Woodson Research Center, MS 267, 1.33

    Women in Cross-Cultural Diplomacy in Late Eighteenth-Century Istanbul: A Social Approach

    Speaker: Dr. David Do Paço (Centre For History, Sciences Po, Paris)

    This paper argues that diplomatic delegations based in late 18th-century Istanbul can be analyzed through the anthropological model of the household. ...

    Location: BF200B (Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations Conference Room), 4 Bancroft Ave.

  • 29Oct2018
    Sidney Smith Hall Entrance

    The Historian and the Archive

    Speaker: Seika Boye, Sean Smith, Amy Bowring

    A roundtable discussion with Toronto-based archivists, reflecting on the relationship between archives and history.

    Location: Room SS 2098, Natalie Zemon Davis Conference Room, 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3