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20Sep2019
Heures de Charles d’Angoulême, Paris, BnF, Latin 1173, fol. 1r (end of 15th cent.)

"We Are All Servants"- The Diversity of Service in Premodern Europe

We are pleased to invite you to our international conference at the Centre for Medieval Studies from 20-22 September 2019. Service in premodern Europe...

Location: Great Hall, 3rd floor at the Centre for Medieval Studies, 125 Queen's Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C7

25Sep2019
Image of Prof. Myles Jackson

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

26Sep2019
British Library (London), Yates Thompson 3, Penitential Psalms (France), f. 165v, “Anger”

Lecture by Prof. Barbara H. Rosenwein, a specialist of the History of Emotions, "Angry Words, Then and Now"

The Centre for Medieval Studies cordially invites you to a lecture by Barbara H. Rosenwein  Professor emerita, Loyola University, Chicago ...

Location: Room 310, Centre for Medieval Studies, Lillian Massey Building 125 Queen’s Park

26Sep2019
Image by Syrian visual artist Omran Narmo and evokes the destruction of Syria and the strandedness of its citizens

Syria: Revolution Between The ‘War On Terror’ And The ‘Refugee Crisis’

Speaker: Yassin Alhaj Saleh, Wendy Pearlman

Jens Hanssen (University of Toronto): Welcome & Introductory Remarks Yassin Elhaj Saleh (Wissenschaftskolleg-zu-Berlin): “The Syrian Revolution ...

Location: Medical Science Building 3154, 1 King's College Circle

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Drawing on 125 unpublished diaries from the Soviet archives, this lecture offers an intimate look at the Leningrad Blockade, one of the longest and de...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

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