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23Nov2018
Photo of Mr. Lewis Debassige

Lewis Debassige - From Trudeau to Trudeau

Speaker: Lewis Debassige

Mr. Lewis Debassige is a respected Anishinaabe Elder from M’Chigeeng First Nation on Manitoulin Island (Mnidoo Mnising). He is well known for his wo...

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

30Nov2018
General de Gaulle giving a speech in Quebec

De Gaulle, Quebec and Canada: A Historiographic Review 50 Years Later

Speaker: Magali Deleuze (Royal Military College Of Canada)

Please note that this event is held in French. Il y a 50 ans, lorsque de Gaulle a crié à Montréal “Vive le Québec libre”, il a semé la conste...

Location: Munk, 108N, 1 Devonshire Place, North House

25Jan2019
Exterior view of the Munk School of Global Affairs

Indigenizing New France: Where are we now?

Speaker: Prof. Catherine Desbarats (McGill University)

From whatever subject position we “indigenize”, we are always indigenizing something–something deeply entangled with colonial processes. What ha...

Location: Munk 108N, 1 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

07Feb2019
The Burmese Beauties

Colonial Secularism, Buddhism and the Continuing Violence of Burmese Women's ‘Freedom’

Speaker: Prof. Alicia Turner (Department Of Humanities And Religious Studies-York University)

Abstract: The idea that Burmese women enjoy greater freedom than either their Asian or European counterparts has been a persistent theme in both Br...

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

22Feb2019
The Saint Bartholomew's Day Massacre

Pious Captains: Religion, Masculinity, and Combat in 16th Century France

Speaker: Benjamin Lukas (PhD Candidate-Department Of History)

The sixteenth century witnessed a proliferation of military texts written by French noblemen who were veterans of the Italian Wars and religious wars....

Location: Munk 108N, 1 Devonshire Place

27Feb2019
World War I Soldier in a field with a camera

Professor Marline Otte, Research Talk: “Image Worlds of the Eastern Front (1914-18): Trauma, Art and Occupation.”

Speaker: Professor Marline Otte (Tulane University)

Professor Otte is the Inaugural Helen E. Graham Visiting Fellow 2019 and a graduate (1999) of our History PhD program. This talk will focus on the pho...

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

01Mar2019
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Development and Impact of the Thai Military’s Political Offensive

Speaker: Puangthong R. Pawakapan (Department Of Political Science-Chulalongkorn University-Thailand)

It is recognized that the military coups in Thailand in 2006 and 2014 were the orchestrated attempts of the anti-democratic alliance of the old powers...

Location: 208 - North House, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3K7

01Mar2019
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Lessons From Lemkin: Academic Talk with Prof. Theriault

Speaker: Prof. Henry Theriault

An academic discussion regarding the United Nations Genocide Convention and its promises of prevention and punishment. There will be a Question and An...

Location: Wilson Hall of New College - Room 1700, 40 Willcocks Street TORONTO, ON, Canada M5S 1C6

16Mar2019
“Movement-based artist Eiko Otake, photographed by William Johnston, 2017”

A Body in Fukushima: Reflections on the Nuclear in Everyday Life

Speaker: Marilyn Ivy (Columbia University), Katy McCormick (Ryerson University), Lisa Yoneyama (University Of Toronto), Tong Lam (University Of Toronto)

This is a multi-sited, multi-media, and multi-disciplinary event that demonstrates how art can contribute to critical reflection on the nuclearization...

Location: Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Avenue

20Mar2019
Image of the Lillian Massey Building

Vagantes Conference on Medieval Studies

Vagantes is North America’s largest graduate-student conference for medieval studies. Since its founding in 2002, Vagantes has nurtured a lively com...

Location: Great Hall of the Centre for Medieval Studies, Lillian Massey Building, 3rd Floor, 125 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C7

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