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28Nov2019
Image of the book The Good Fight on the cover is Marcel Cadieux

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

28Nov2019
Turkish literature

Journey Stories in Classical Turkish Literature

Speaker: Şerife Yalçınkaya (Ege University (Izmir))

Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies Abstract: Classical Turkish Literature is full of road and journey stories. In classical texts of Turkish li...

Location: NMC Conference Room (BF200B), 4 Bancroft Ave., Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

29Nov2019
French far-right youth protesting in the street

Empire's Legacy: Roots of the Far Right in Contemporary France

Speaker: John Veugelers

This talk introduces Empire’s Legacy (Oxford University Press, forthcoming), which challenges the claim that globalization and its losers explain ri...

Location: Munk School, Rm. 108N, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON, M5S 3K7

04Dec2019
A Prisoner of War Camp in Guam

On Native Testimony: Military Tribunals, War Crimes, and Imperial Judgment in Guam

Speaker: Prof. Keith L. Camacho (University Of California - Los Angeles)

In 1944, the U.S. Navy established the War Crimes Tribunals Program in Guam, one of several Japanese colonies located in the Pacific. For the next fiv...

Location: Room 208N, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON, M5S 3K7

04Dec2019
Genome-wide studies of human population

Population Genetic Structure and Histories and Geographies of Race and Nation

Speaker: Lisa Gannet

Genome-wide studies of human population structure find that patterns of genetic variation correlate with self-reported national, ethnic, and racial di...

Location: Victoria College Chapel, VC213, Victoria College, 73 Queen's Park Crescent Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

06Dec2019

The Financial Life of Land in Imperial France, 1850-1914

Speaker: Dr. Alexia Yates (History - University Of Manchester)

The nineteenth century was defined by the global problem of property. Focusing on France, a country whose revolution purportedly birthed a new, libera...

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

17Jan2020
Treblinka Monument: each stone marker represents a Polish town or city whose population was murdered at the camp.

Richard and Reinhard: A Public Reading

Richard Glazar survived Treblinka. He revolted against his Nazi captors, freeing himself and one hundred of his fellows. Now, he wants justice against...

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

17Jan2020
A Transnational History of Victimhood Nationalisms

A Transnational History of Victimhood Nationalisms: On the Global Memory Space of East Asia, Eastern Europe, and Beyond

Speaker: Professor Jie-Hyun Lim (Transnational History - Sogang University (Seoul)

Professor Jie-Hyun Lim's book project of “victimhood nationalism” aims to illustrate competing memories of victimhood in the postwar Vergangenheit...

Location: The Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility (154S), 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON, M5S 3K7

23Jan2020
Image of Charlotte Gray

Charlotte Gray presents on Murdered Midas

Speaker: Charlotte Gray

Author Charlotte Gray  will present on her most recent book, Murdered Midas: A Millionaire, His Gold Mine, and a Strange Death on an Island Parad...

Location: L1025, Rotman School of Management, 105 St. George Street

24Jan2020
Portrait of Louis XIV

New France's Louis XIV

Speaker: Colin Coates

After he asserted direct control of New France in the 1660s, Louis XIV’s authority was largely unrestricted. As scholars of his reign have pointed o...

Location: Room 108N, North House, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON, M5S 3K7

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