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30May2019
Book cover image of Dr. Victoria Chung with a female colleague

A Woman in Between: Searching for Dr. Victoria Chung Book Launch

Speaker: Dr. John Price & Dr. Ningping Yu

Ten years in the making, A Woman in Between: Searching for Dr. Victoria Chung finally brings together the complex and intriguing story of Dr. Victo...

Location: Richard Charles Lee Canada Hong Kong Library, 8th Floor, Robarts Library, 130 St. George St. Toronto ON M5S 1A5

04Jun2019
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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

10Jun2019
Cover of the book London Fog: The Biography written by Christine L. Corton

London Fog: The Politics and Culture of Air Pollution in 19th- and 20th-century Britain

Speaker: Christine L. Corton (University Of Cambridge)

London Fog: The Politics and Culture of Air Pollution in 19th- and 20th-century Britain The thick, yellow ‘pea-souper’ fogs associated with Lon...

Location: Munk School Boardroom, 315 Bloor Street West

10Jun2019
Cover of the book Eric Hobsbawm: A Life in History by Richard J. Evans

Eric Hobsbawm: A Life in History

Speaker: Sir Richard Evans (University Of Cambridge)

Eric Hobsbawm: A Life in History By the time of his death in 2012, Eric Hobsbawm was the most widely read historian in the world. His books were tr...

Location: Munk School Boardroom, 315 Bloor Street West

28Sep2019
Dish With One Spoon Wampum

First Law of the Land: Sharing from the Great Dish

Speaker: Alan Ojiig Corbiere And Richard Hill

The desire on the part of University faculty and students to engage in meaningful ways with the calls of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission have ...

Location: Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles Street West Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2C7

03Oct2019

Minds under Siege: Diaries of the Leningrad Blockade

Speaker: Alexis Peri (Department Of History - Boston University)

Drawing on 125 unpublished diaries from the Soviet archives, this lecture offers an intimate look at the Leningrad Blockade, one of the longest and de...

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

15Oct2019
Canadian Troops in Afghanistan

Book Launch: National Vs. Human Security

Speaker: Dr. Greg MacCallion (Australian National University)

Dr. Greg MacCallion of Australian National University launches his study of recent Canadian and Australian military interventions, and the tension bet...

Location: 2nd floor, Royal Canadian Military Institute, 426 University Avenue

15Oct2019
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The Missing Millionaire: The True Story of Ambrose Small and the City Obsessed With Finding Him

Speaker: Katie Daubs, David A. Wilson

Charismatic, charming, unscrupulous and vindictive, Ambrose Small was one of the most successful impresarios in Canada's history.  As the owner o...

Location: Upper Library, Massey College, 4 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 2E1

17Oct2019
Arkhangai province, Mongolia

The Refugium in Eurasian History and its Spatiality

Speaker: Victor Ostapchuk

Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies Abstract: The term refugium—yet to be properly defined—has been used by scholars to denote areas where s...

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

24Oct2019
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"Exceptional Citizenship, Bounded Justice: Sickle Cell Disease in Brazil"

Melissa Creary, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Management and Policy in the School of Public Health.  She received he...

Location: Jackman Humanities Building Room 318, 170 St. George Street

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