Dept. of History

25Jan201815:30
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17:00

Professor' Marci Shore from Yale University will be presenting her new book "The Ukrainian Night: An Intimate History of Revolution" about the existential transformations Ukranians have exeriencd since the 'Euromaidan" of 2013 - 14. 

Classified as: history
31Jan201817:30
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19:00

Fifty years after the Vietnam war, historians are able to reflect on its larger meaning for Vietnamese and global history. What motivated the Vietnamese communists to start the offensive?  How did it affect the country? And how did the world react to it? Professor Lorenz Lüthi from the Department of History and Classical Studies explores this seminal event.

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​Light reception to follow.

Classified as: ROAAr event, ROAAr – Rare Books, Osler, Art, Archives, Library event, Friends of the Library
2Feb201814:30
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16:00

Lecture given by Dr. David B. Woolner, author of The Last 100 Days: FDR at War and at Peace, Senior Fellow and Hyde Park Resident Historian at the The Roosevelt Institute, Senior Fellow Center for Civic Engagement at Bard College, and Professor of History at Marist College. 

Classified as: Department of History
2Feb201816:30
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18:30


From climate change, to pipeline protests and environmental justice movements, to conceptualizations of kinship with living and non-living beings, emerging scholarship from Indigenous Studies is broadening visions of how to live in the twenty-first century. 

Classified as: Department of History, Indigenous Studies
9Feb201814:30
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16:00

 

The Research Group on Transitions and Global Modernities
of the Yan P. Lin Centre for the Study of Freedom and Global Orders in the Ancient and Modern Worlds

is pleased to welcome 

Jeff Byrne

to give a presentation entitled

Global Subversion, National Salvation:

Classified as: Yan P Lin Centre for the Study of Freedom and Global Orders in the Ancient and Modern Worlds, Research Group on Transitions and Global Modernities
14Feb201816:00
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18:00

Lecture given by Hélène Cazes, Professor at the University of Victoria (Department of French) and the Director of the Program of Medieval Studies

Classified as: Friends of the Library, Library event, ROAAr event, ROAAr – Rare Books, Osler, Art, Archives
16Feb201814:30
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16:00

 

The Research Group on Global Justice
of the Yan P. Lin Centre for the Study of Freedom and Global Orders in the Ancient and Modern Worlds

is pleased to welcome 

Serena Parekh

to give a presentation entitled

The Refugee Regime and Global Structural Injustice

 

 

Classified as: Yan P Lin Centre for the Study of Freedom and Global Orders in the Ancient and Modern Worlds, Research Group on Global Justice
21Feb201818:00
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23Feb201819:00

For our 2018 conference, the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada turns its focus to a topic that has plenty of history in Canada: tax fairness.

It’s no surprise that taxes are in the headlines today: tensions around tax fairness have always provoked political engagement and lively protest. Such tensions account for some of our nation’s best and worst moments of social solidarity and mutual hostility.