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20Nov2019
Professor Anna Shternshis

Saul Goldstein Memorial Lecture

Speaker: Professor Anna Shternshis, Al And Malka Green Professor Of Yiddish Studies And The Director Of The Anne Tanenbaum Centre For Jewish Studies

This lecture series presents topics of interest for Woodsworth alumni, the U of T community and members of the general public. Our 2019 Saul Goldstei...

Location: Kruger Hall Commons, Woodsworth College, 119 St. George St.

21Nov2019
Gerald Ford and Leonid Brezhnev

The Final Act: The Helsinki Accords and the Transformation of the Cold War

Speaker: Strom Visiting Professor Michael C. Morgan (University Of North Carolina)

Michael C. Morgan, Associate Professor of History at the University of North Carolina, is the 2019-2020 Strom Visiting Professor in the Department of ...

Location: Natalie Zemon Davis Room, Sidney Smith 2098, 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S3G3

26Nov2019
the Roman Catholic Church in the Philippines

Faith in Formaldehyde: Conversion in the Oldest Cabinet of Curiosity in the Philippines

Speaker: Prof. Pearlie Rose S. Baluyut (Art History, State University Of New York)

This paper examines the oldest existing museum in the Philippines, the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Museum of Arts and Sciences, as a cabinet of cu...

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

26Nov2019
George H. W. Bush and Mikhail Gorbachev

The End of the Cold War: Thirty Years after the Fall of the Berlin Wall

Speaker: Melvyn P. Leffler; Beth A. Fischer; Michael C. Morgan

November 2019 marks the thirty-year anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the beginning of the end of the Cold War. The political figures of ...

Location: Natalie Zemon Davis Room, Sidney Smith 2098, 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S3G3

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

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

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

Masterclass with Dr. Mrinalini Sinha

Speaker: Dr. Mrinalini Sinha

This masterclass event features a seminar style discussion with Dr. Mrinalini Sinha, the Alice Freeman Palmer Professor of History at the University o...

Location: Room 208N, North House, Munk School for Global Affairs, Munk School for Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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