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22Mar2019
Cover photo features Li Maizi and Wei Tingting of the Feminist Five, with activist Xiao Meili, taking part in a 2012 protest, Beijing

The Feminist Awakening in China

Speaker: Dr. Leta Hong Fincher

On the eve of International Women’s Day in 2015, the Chinese government arrested five feminist activists and jailed them for thirty-seven days. The ...

Location: Boardroom (B115), Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, 315 Bloor Street West

25Mar2019
Cover of the book Sanitized Sex by Robert Kramm

Sex and Power in Occupied Japan

Speaker: Robert Kramm (Post-doctoral Fellow In The Society Of Fellows In The Humanities; Department Of History - University Of Hong Kong)

Based on Robert Kramm's book Sanitized Sex, the talk will discuss the various attempts to sanitize sexuality through the regulation of prostitution, v...

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

08Apr2019
Shoes on the Danube Bank

Annual Wolfe Chair Lecture in Holocaust Studies: The Holocaust in Hungary 75 Years Later: Experience, Memory, Analysis

A panel discussion featuring: Livia Prince, Ferenc Laczó,  Judith Szapor. Moderated by: Doris Bergen Reception preceding the event at 3 p...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, 1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

09Apr2019
Shoes on the Danube Bank

Graduate Student Workshop: featuring Ferenc Lazcó

This event is only for graduate students. *RSVP required* Description: As a continuation of this year’s Annual Wolfe Lecture, ‘The Holocaust in Hu...

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

09May2019
film projectionist

Delayed Promises: Female Film Projectionists On and Off Screen in the People's Republic of China

Speaker: Tina Chen (History-U Of Manitoba), Yi Gu (Art History-UofT), Tong Lam (History-UofT), Yurou Zhong (East Asian Studies-UofT)

The celebration and promotion of mobile film projection has been central to the multi-media landscape of the PRC at two historical moments: 1950s-1960...

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

21May2019
Dish with One Spoon wampum

First Law of the Land: Sharing from the Great Dish

Speaker: Richard Hill, Alan Corbiere, Heidi Bohaker (facilitator)

Join us for this opportunity to learn from Indigenous knowledge keepers about the Dish With One Spoon wampum agreement - the first law of the territor...

Location: Isabel Bader Theatre, Victoria College, 93 Charles Street West, Toronto, ON

04Jun2019
Image of Dr. Ambeth Ocampo

RIZAL: THE HERO AS TRAVELLER

Speaker: Dr. Ambeth Ocampo

While the words travel and tourism are often used interchangeably, there is a difference between the two: a tourist travels for leisure, he dips into ...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility (154S), 1 Devonshire Place

25Sep2019
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Radio Engineers, Scientists, Musicians, and the Trautonium: Berlin in the 1920s and ‘30s

Speaker: Prof. Myles Jackson (History Of Science At The Institute For Advanced Study In Princeton)

Berlin in the 1920s witnessed the fruitful collaboration of applied physicists, physiologists, engineers, and musicians. The technical expertise of ra...

Location: Room NF003, Victoria College

16Oct2019
Image of Prof. Suman Seth

‘Constitutions Selection’: Darwin, Race, and Medicine

Speaker: Prof. Suman Seth (Department Of Science And Technology Studies - Cornell University)

In the course of his discussion of the origin of variations in skin colour among humans in his Descent of Man, Charles Darwin suggested that darker sk...

Location: Victoria College Chapel, VC213, Victoria College

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