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July, 2017
CALL FOR PAPERS - Offstream: Minority and Popular Cultures
Jul 31st, 12:01 am       CALL FOR PAPERS
Conference

August, 2017
CALL FOR PAPERS: Comparative Literature Students' Tribune
Aug 21st, 12:01 am       CALL FOR PAPERS
Call for Papers
Where the Buddha was Previously Born, Seen, and Heard
Aug 27th, 9:30 am       100 Queen's Park, Royal Ontario Museum
2 Day Conference
Digital Humanities Network Conference
Aug 29th, 10:00 am       UT Scarborough
Conference at UT Scarborough

September, 2017
Unsettling
Sep 5th, 9:00 am       UTSC, 1265 Military Trail, Scarborough
UTSC Art Exhibition
Ethni-cities: urbanization and ethnic space in China
Sep 8th, 10:00 am       1 Devonshire Place, Room 108N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Timothy Oakes, University of Colorado Boulder
Briefing from the Canadian Ambassador to South Korea: Updates from the Ground
Sep 8th, 10:00 am       1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs, Campbell Conference Facility
Panel Discussion
Perception
Sep 8th, 1:00 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Talk by John Morrison, Barnard
THE LAND BENEATH OUR FEET (doc., 2016)
Sep 8th, 5:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 108N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Film Screening
Take Care
Sep 11th, 9:00 am       Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto Mississauga
Art Exhibition
Writing Female Identity in a Land of Prohibitions
Sep 11th, 3:30 pm       252 Bloor Street West, OISE, Room 2212
Talk by Miral al-Tahawy
When Sonia Met Boris: Stories of Love and Family in Stalin's Soviet Union
Sep 11th, 4:00 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Discussion
Moral Responsibility, Blameworthiness, and Intention: In Search of Formal Definitions
Sep 11th, 4:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Joe Halpern, Cornell University
A Journey for Love and Pride
Sep 12th, 12:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 108N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Alan Li
Literarische Reisen ins neue Sudafrika
Sep 12th, 4:00 pm       50 St. Joseph Street, Odette Hall 323
Talk by Carlotta von Maltzan, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Morning Star
Sep 13th, 9:00 am       170 St. George Street, 10th floor
Art Exhibition
Utopianism and Political Irrationality
Sep 13th, 12:30 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Aaron Ancell
Morning Star
Sep 13th, 4:00 pm       170 St. George Street, 10th Floor
Art Exhibition Launch party
The Broadening of the Thin Line: Antisemitism and Germany's "New Right"
Sep 13th, 4:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 108N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Marcus Funck, Berlin
On the Muslim Question: Assimilation and Sacrificial Citizenship
Sep 14th, 2:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 108N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Zahid Chaudhary, Princeton
Sense of Past and Perception of History: Interpreting Renaissance Antiquarianism
Sep 14th, 4:00 pm       100 St. Joseph Street, Carr Hall, Room 406
Talk by Damiano Acciarino
CRRS Early Modern Interdisciplinary Graduate Forum I
Sep 14th, 4:00 pm       89 Charles Street West, rear Entrance, Victoria University Common Room
Talk by Gaspar Jakovac & Deni Kasa
How China Became Capitalist
Sep 15th, 10:30 am       130 St. George Street, Robarts Library, 8th floor
Talk by Ning Wang, Ronald Coase Institute
Prospect for Chinese Politics: The 19th Party Congress and Beyond
Sep 15th, 1:30 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs, Campbell Conference Facility
Panel Discussion
Aurangzeb: Writing about the most hated man in Indian history and becoming hated myself
Sep 15th, 4:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 108N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Audrey Tuschke, Rutgers University
Munk Annual Lecture in European Affairs: Europe between Brexit, Trump and Putin
Sep 15th, 6:00 pm       93 Charles Street West, Isabel Bader Theatre, Victoria University
Talk by Timothy Garton Ash, University of Oxford
NEW TECHNOLOGICAL ANXIETIES In Search of Inclusive Innovation Strategies
Sep 18th, 10:00 am       1 Devonshire Place, Room 108N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Calestous Juma
Hungarian Forced Laborers in the Soviet Union, 1945-1955
Sep 18th, 12:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 208N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Tam?s Stark
Reading North Korean Wartime Literature
Sep 18th, 1:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 108N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Jerome de Wit, University of Tubingen
Asia's Reckoning: China, Japan, and the Fate of U.S. Power in the Pacific
Sep 19th, 1:30 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs, Campbell Conference Facility
Panel Discussion
Truth to Power: Politics from Below in Roman Comedy
Sep 19th, 4:30 pm       15 King's College Circle, UC 140
Lecture by Amy Richlin, UCLA
Ethics & Film: The Fog of War
Sep 19th, 6:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Film Screening and Discussion
Nordic Foreign and Security Policies: Birds of a Feather Flying Apart?
Sep 20th, 2:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 208N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Panel Discussion
Runaway Trolleys or Distant Strangers? How (and How Not) to Study the Psychology of Utilitarianism
Sep 20th, 4:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Guy Kahane, Oxford
Alien Capital: Asian Racialization and the Logic of Settler Colonial Capitalism
Sep 20th, 4:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 208N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Iyko Day, Mount Holyoke College
Grandparent Project
Sep 21st, 1:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 208N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Student Presentation
History and Persons
Sep 21st, 3:00 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 418
Talk by Guy Kahane (Oxford)
Where Are the Italian Canadian Playwrights?
Sep 21st, 4:00 pm       100 St. Joseph Street, Carr Hall, Room 406
Talk by Anna Migliarisi, Acadia University
I'm a Fan: Content Moderation and the Labour of Artificial Intelligence
Sep 21st, 4:00 pm       170 St. George Street, Room 318
Talk by Graham Denyer Willis
Debt and Payment in the Middle English Charters of Christ
Sep 21st, 4:30 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Talk by Anne Schuurman
Fire and Ice Revisited: American and Canadian Social Values in the Age of Trump and Trudeau
Sep 21st, 5:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs, Campbell Conference Facility
Talk by Michael Adams, Environics Institute
Book Launch: The Economization of Life
Sep 21st, 5:00 pm       1214 Queen Street West, Gladstone Hotel
Book Launch
Revealing of 1:1 Model Installation
Sep 21st, 6:30 pm       Sir Daniel Wilson Quad
Art Exhibition
The Limits and Legitimacy of Referenda
Sep 22nd, 8:00 am       78 Queen's Park, Flavelle House, John Willis Room
Panel Discussion
Tragedy: Instantiations of a Dramatic Form
Sep 22nd, 10:00 am       University of Toronto Mississauga, MIST Theatre
Workshop
Dismantling Japanese Developmentalism
Sep 22nd, 2:00 pm       4 Devonshire Place, Massey College, Upper Library
Talk by T. J. Pempel, University of California, Berkeley
University of Toronto Colloquium in Medieval Philosophy
Sep 22nd, 4:30 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Conference
Ordeal of Time: Affordances of Genre for the Anthropology of Islam
Sep 25th, 12:00 pm       170 St. George Street, Room 318
Talk by Basit Kareem Iqbal
The Cultural Contexts of Indigeneity in Southeast Asia
Sep 25th, 2:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 208N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Oona Paredes, National University of Singapore
Ethics of AI: Mark Kingwell, Respect and the Artificial Other
Sep 25th, 4:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Mark Kingwell
Slip Sliding Away: Rethinking the 'Parting of the Ways' between Judaism and Christianity
Sep 25th, 4:00 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Talk by Adele Reinhartz
How urban archeology is reshaping our understanding of Toronto's early immigration history
Sep 25th, 6:00 pm       University College, Room H12
Talk by John Lorinc
Global Reformations 2017
Sep 27th, 9:00 am       91 Charles Street West, Victoria College
Conference
The Ethics of the Individual
Sep 27th, 12:30 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Eva-Lynne Jagoe
Imaginary Sounds. Painted Visions of Celestial Music
Sep 27th, 5:00 pm       100 St. George Street, Sidney Smith Hall, Room 2098
Talk by Klaus Kruger, Berlin
Colloquium - Stephen Yablo (MIT)
Sep 28th, 3:15 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Talk by Stephen Yablo
In the Beginning: The Western Imbrication of Divine Presence, Aesthetic Judgment, and Promised Land
Sep 28th, 4:00 pm       91 Charles Street West, Victoria College, Old Vic, Room VC212
Talk by Vincent Pecora
Urban Intensities
Sep 28th, 4:00 pm       170 St. George Street, Room 318
Talk by Harris Solomon, Duke University
Gender, Culture, and Ideology: Armanda Guiducci's Eclectic Feminism
Sep 28th, 4:00 pm       100 St. Joseph Street, Carr Hall, Room 406
Talk by Francesca Parmeggiani
On Not Reading
Sep 28th, 4:15 pm       Faculty of Information, Room 728
Talk by Lisa Gitelman, NYU
Transparencies: Mexican Cultural Production through the Twenty-First Century
Sep 29th, 9:30 am       170 St. George Street
Conference
Ethical Futures: Imagination and Governance in an Unequal World
Sep 29th, 3:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs, Campbell Conference Facility
Talk by Sheila Jasanoff
The Fight Against Impunity, An Ongoing Series: The Narco State, the Witness, the Victims, the Investigators
Sep 29th, 6:30 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Talk by Francisco Goldman
Digital Cuneiform: New Approaches to the Study of Ancient Near Eastern Written Sources
Sep 30th, 12:15 pm       569 Spadina Ave, Auditorium 108, Koffler House
Symposium

October, 2017
U. S. Economic Strategy in Asia in the Trump Era: From Pivot to About-Face?
Oct 3rd, 5:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs, Campbell Conference Facility
Talk by Scott Miller
Ethics & Film: Weiner
Oct 3rd, 6:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Film Screening and Discussion
Finding the Third Way
Oct 5th, 12:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 208N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Councillor Kristyn Wong -Tam
Medical, Legal and Ethical Definitions of Futility
Oct 5th, 12:30 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Sunit Das
2017 Erasmus Lecture: The Renaissance Englishing of Medieval Auctoritas
Oct 5th, 4:00 pm       91 Charles Street West, Victoria College, Alumni Hall
Lecture by Anne Coldiron
The nature of consciousness: will it be possible to make conscious robots?
Oct 5th, 6:30 pm       2 Sussex Ave, Innis Town Hall
Talk by Federico Faggin
Beyond Wilderness: Modern Architectures in Canada
Oct 5th, 6:30 pm       1 Spadina Crescent, Room 200, Daniels Faculty
Talk by Michelangelo Sabatino
From the Court of the Kings to the Court of the Prophets: A New Inquiry into Abravanel's Historicization of the Bible
Oct 10th, 4:00 pm       89 Charles Street West, rear Entrance, Victoria University Common Room
CRRS Workshop: Cedric Cohen Skalli
Trauma, Invisibility, and the Arts
Oct 12th, 10:00 am       170 St. George Street, Room 1040
Master class for faculty and graduate students by Andrew Sofer, Boston College
Permanently Under Construction: Canadian Nation Building and Immigration
Oct 12th, 1:00 pm       41 Willcocks Street, Faculty Club
Conference
On Cultural Relativism: Forced Marriage and 'Honor' Killings in London, UK
Oct 12th, 4:00 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Talk by Lalaie Ameeriar, University of California, Santa Barbara
Reviving Baroque Opera from the Manuscript to the Stage: Alessandro Stradella's La Doriclea
Oct 12th, 4:00 pm       100 St. Joseph Street, Carr Hall, Room 406
Talk by Guillaume Bernardi
Fascist Empire Cinema: From History to Film and Back Again
Oct 12th, 5:00 pm       75 Queen's Park Crescent E, Rm 119, Emmanuel College
Talk by Ruth Ben-Ghiat
Scribbling for a Living: Hart Hanson Book Launch
Oct 12th, 6:00 pm       105 St. George Street, Desautels Hall
Book Launch by Hart Hanson
Pirandello's "L'uomo dal fiore in bocca"
Oct 12th, 8:00 pm       121 St. Joseph Street, Alumni Hall 100
Performance
Italian Studies Conference (GSAIS)
Oct 13th, 9:00 am       100 St. Joseph Street, Carr Hall
Conference
Eleventh Annual Conference of the Leibniz Society of North America
Oct 13th, 1:30 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Conference
The Seven Grandmothers: Indigenous Law: Treaties, Love and Truth
Oct 16th, 4:30 pm       15 King's College Circle, UC 140
Lecture by John Burrows
CRRS Early Modern Interdisciplinary Graduate Forum II
Oct 17th, 4:00 pm       89 Charles Street West, rear Entrance, Victoria University Common Room
Talk by Roseen Giles & Samantha Chang
The Seven Grandmothers: Ethics: Aboriginal Rights, Bravery and Humility
Oct 17th, 4:30 pm       15 King's College Circle, UC 140
Lectures by John Burrows
Film Screening - Tu Ridi (You Laugh)
Oct 17th, 6:00 pm       University College Media Theatre, UC 179
Film Screening
Ethics & Film: Tangerine
Oct 17th, 6:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Film screening and discussion
From Cosmopolitans to Cosmopolitanisms
Oct 18th, 10:30 am       33 Gerrard Street West, Chelsea Hotel Toronto
Conference, Canadian and Northeast American Societies for 18th-c. Studies
Policing Civility in Public Space
Oct 18th, 12:30 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Lucia Zedner
The Seven Grandmothers: Canada's Constitution: Wisdom, Honesty & Respect
Oct 18th, 4:30 pm       15 King's College Circle, UC 140
Lecture by John Burrows
**NEW DATE** Radical Black Political Thought in the 20th and 21st Centuries
Oct 19th, 4:00 pm       252 Bloor Street West, OISE Auditorium
Talk by Anthony Bogues
Acting (in) Calabrian: Tony Nardi's 1990 production of A Modo Suo (A Fable)
Oct 19th, 4:00 pm       100 St. Joseph Street, Carr Hall, Room 406
Talk by Anna Migliarisi, Acadia University
CALL FOR PAPERS: Comparative Literature Conference
Oct 20th, 12:01 am       CALL FOR PAPERS
CALL FOR PAPERS
The Ethics of Apology: Interdisciplinary & International Perspectives
Oct 20th, 9:00 am       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Conference
A Plea for Moderate Optimisation: On the Structure of Constitutional Principles as Interpersonal Reasons
Oct 23rd, 4:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by George Pavlakos, University of Glasgow
PIMS First Interdisciplinary Research Seminar
Oct 25th, 3:00 pm       59 Queen's Park Crescent, Room A, PIMS
Seminar by Katie Bugyis (Mellon Fellow, PIMS)
Author Meets Critics: Alan Brudner
Oct 26th, 4:00 pm       78 Queen's Park, Faculty of Law, Conference Centre
Discussion
Moderated Round Table: Italian Canadian Playwrights Speak
Oct 26th, 4:00 pm       100 St. Joseph Street, Carr Hall, Room 406
Roundtable
The Owl and the Rooster: Hegel's Transformative Political Science (Cambridge 2017)
Oct 26th, 4:00 pm       78 Queen's Park, Faculty of Law, Conference Centre
Author Meets Critics: Alan Brudner
The Future of an Immigrant Past: Italians in Canada Since Confederation
Oct 26th, 5:30 pm       41 Willcocks Street, Faculty Club
Talk by Gabriele Scardellato
Judgement, Relationality, Care: A Celebration of the Work of Jennifer Nedelsky
Oct 27th, 9:00 am       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Symposium

November, 2017
Moral Learning and Experience
Nov 1st, 12:30 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Amber Riaz
PIMS Second Interdisciplinary Research Seminar
Nov 1st, 3:00 pm       59 Queen's Park Crescent, Room A, PIMS
Seminar by Brian Long (Mellon Fellow, PIMS)
The Ethos of European Criminal Law
Nov 6th, 3:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Valsamis Mitsilegas
Ethics & Film: Roger & Me
Nov 7th, 6:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Film Screening & Discussion
"To keep alive the emigrants' affection for the home country": State-driven diaspora politics in early 20th century Southeastern Europe
Nov 8th, 2:00 pm       1 Devonshire Place, Room 108N, Munk School of Global Affairs
Talk by Ulf Brunnbauer, University of Regensburg
PIMS Third Interdisciplinary Research Seminar
Nov 8th, 3:00 pm       59 Queen's Park Crescent, Room A, PIMS
Seminar by Eva Steinova (Mellon Fellow, PIMS)
The Future of Canada's Territorial Borders and Personal Boundaries
Nov 10th, 9:30 am       7 Hart House Circle, Hart House, East Common Room
Conference
Approaching the Virtues in the Islamic Tradition
Nov 13th, 4:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Sophia Vasalou
PIMS Fourth Interdisciplinary Research Seminar
Nov 15th, 3:00 pm       59 Queen's Park Crescent, Room A, PIMS
Seminar by Steven Watts (Mellon Fellow, PIMS)
CRRS Early Modern Interdisciplinary Graduate Forum III
Nov 16th, 4:00 pm       89 Charles Street West, rear Entrance, Victoria University Common Room
Talk by Noa Yaari & David Robinson
Infrastructures and Aesthetics of Mutual Aid
Nov 20th, 9:00 am       Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto Mississauga
Art Exhibition
Art of War: Postcards from Tora Bora
Nov 21st, 4:30 pm       15 King's College Circle, UC 140
Lecture by Karen Redrobe
Film Screening: Ma non e una cosa seria (But It's Nothing Serious)
Nov 21st, 6:00 pm       University College Media Theatre, UC 179
Film Screening
Ethics & Film: The White Ribbon
Nov 21st, 6:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Film Screening & Discussion
The Cross, the Medici, and the Jews
Nov 30th, 4:00 pm       100 St. Joseph Street, Carr Hall, Room 406
Talk by Gianni Cicali, Georgetown

December, 2017
CRRS Early Modern Interdisciplinary Graduate Forum IV
Dec 5th, 4:00 pm       89 Charles Street West, rear Entrance, Victoria University Common Room
Talk by Christine Ekholst & Noam Tzvi Lior
Film Screening: Feu Mathias Pascal (The Living Dead Man)
Dec 5th, 6:00 pm       University College Media Theatre, UC 179
Film Screening
Ethics & Film: Iron Eaters
Dec 5th, 6:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Film Screening & Discussion
CALL FOR PAPERS: Journee d'etude a l'Universite de Toronto
Dec 20th, 12:01 am       CALL FOR PAPERS
CALL FOR PAPERS

January, 2018
Early Modern Interdisciplinary Graduate Forum V
Jan 18th, 4:00 pm       89 Charles Street West, rear Entrance, Victoria University Common Room
Talk by Kristina Francescutti
Talk by Aisha M. Beliso-De Jesus
Jan 18th, 4:00 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Talk by Aisha M. Beliso-De Jesus

February, 2018
The Police Man's Burden: Emotional Labor, Masculinity and the Ethics of Force
Feb 5th, 4:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Talk by Jennifer Carlson
Closure: The Afterlives of Adoption
Feb 8th, 4:00 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Talk by Kathryn A. Mariner
Global Gospel, American Politics: How Globalization Polarized Religion and Divided the United States
Feb 13th, 3:00 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Talk by Gene Zubovich
Connected by Commitment: Oppression and Our Responsibility to Undermine It (Oxford 2017)
Feb 14th, 12:00 pm       15 Devonshire Place, Larkin Building, Room 200
Author Meets Critics: Mara Marin

March, 2018
Disciplines of Attention in a Secular Age
Mar 1st, 4:00 pm       170 St. George Street, JHB Room 100
Talk by Caleb Smith
Metamorphic Bodies in the Renaissance: Transforming Shapes
Mar 5th, 4:00 pm       91 Charles Street West, Victoria College, Alumni Hall
Lecture by Michel Jeanneret
I Read Therefore I Am: Aspects of Reading in the Renaissance
Mar 6th, 4:00 pm       73 Queen's Park Crescent East (Victoria College), Goldring Student Centre, Regent's Room (GSC206)
Lecture by Michel Jeanneret
Metamorphic Bodies in the Renaissance: Identity Changes
Mar 7th, 4:00 pm       73 Queen's Park Crescent East, Victoria College Chapel
Lecture by Michel Jeanneret
Interdisciplinarity and Diaspora Studies: Reflections on Concepts and Methods
Mar 22nd, 4:00 pm       TBA
Lecture by Ato Quayson

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