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World History Courses on Difficult Topics: A Round-Table

World History Courses on Difficult Topics: A Round-Table
125 Queen's Park, Room 312, Great Hall
Time: Mar 17th, 4:00 pm End: Mar 17th, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: Medieval Studies (FAS), History (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), 400-1200, 1200-1500
Round Table Discussion

The Centre for Medieval Studies presents a Round Table on

World History Courses on Difficult Topics

‘Why teach about violence and captivity?' and ‘Difficulties encountered in teaching such courses?' are some of the questions that will be discussed.

Professors Doris Bergen and Mark Meyerson (University of Toronto) who have co-taught a course on the World History of Violence

and Amy Remensnyder (Brown University) who teaches a course on the Global History of Prison and Captivity


This event is free and open to Graduate Students, Post-Docs, Professors and Instructors in History and CMS.

For further information, please contact the Centre for Medieval Studies at 416-978-4884.



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