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Jennifer Bonnell: Reclaiming the Don: An Environmental History of Toronto's Don River Valley 7:00 pm
Jennifer Bonnell: Reclaiming the Don: An Environmental History of Toronto's Don River Valley @ North York Central Library
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Professor Jennifer Bonnell provides a fascinating account of how a small river can shape the growth of a big city. For the past two centuries Toronto residents have imagined the Don Valley as both an[...]
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Between Image and Architecture: Contesting Urban Space 4:00 pm
Between Image and Architecture: Contesting Urban Space @ TIFF Bell Lightbox
Oct 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4pm Refreshments / 4:30pm Talks begin Newly arrived Robarts Visiting Professor in Canadian Studies, Dr. Robin Curtis (Albert-Ludwigs- Universität Freiburg) is on the panel speaking about her research project “Immersion and Leisure in the Theme[...]
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[Community Event] Constitutional Democracy Under Stress: A Time for Heroic Citizenship 9:00 am
[Community Event] Constitutional Democracy Under Stress: A Time for Heroic Citizenship @ Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm
Constitutional Democracy Under Stress: A Time for Heroic Citizenship A Conference on the Backsliding of our Democracy and How We Might Redeem It Section 1 and Mosaic Press Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University[...]
Constitutional Democracy Under Stress: A Time for Heroic Citizenship
Constitutional Democracy Under Stress: A Time for Heroic Citizenship
Oct 5 – Oct 6 all-day
Constitutional Democracy Under Stress: A Time for Heroic Citizenship A Conference on the Backsliding of our Democracy and How We Might Redeem It Section 1 and Mosaic Press Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University[...]
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DIVIDED? Polarization and Canada’s Energy Future in an Age of Climate Change
DIVIDED? Polarization and Canada’s Energy Future in an Age of Climate Change @ University of Ottawa
Oct 7 all-day
Session 2: Is polarization over energy technologies a failure of public policy, regulation, industry, activism or all of the above? To Register:  https://www.uottawa.ca/positive-energy/content/divided-polarization-and-canadas-energy-future-age-climate-change-october-2019?mc_cid=e4661887fb&mc_eid=dce476bc16 Program:  https://www.uottawa.ca/positive-energy/sites/www.uottawa.ca.positive-energy/files/positive_energy_program_website_final_reduced.pdf
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Indigenous Lecture Series on Health and Decolonisation 1:00 pm
Indigenous Lecture Series on Health and Decolonisation @ Second Student Centre
Oct 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The second speaker of the Indigenous Lecture Series on Indigenous Health & Decolonisation will be Dr. Lynn Lavallée. Dr. Lavalée has extensive university administrative experience, which she feels has been necessary in advancing Indigenous knowledge in[...]
Humanities Faculty Book Launch 4:00 pm
Humanities Faculty Book Launch @ York University Book Store
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Humanities Faculty Book Launch includes titles from two Robarts Faculty Associates. Professor Jody Berland Virtual Menageries: Animals as Mediators in Network Culture (MIT Press, 2019) Professor Andrea Medovarski Settling Down and Settling Up: The[...]
Book Launch -- A World Without Martha: A Memoir of Sisters, Disability, and Difference 6:00 pm
Book Launch -- A World Without Martha: A Memoir of Sisters, Disability, and Difference @ Glad Day Book Shop
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The launch of A World Without Martha: A Memoir of Sisters, Disability, and Difference (Purich Press, an imprint of UBC Press) by Robarts Faculty Associate, Victoria Freeman (Canadian Studies, Glendon). Additional day: Friday October 18,[...]
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20th Anniversary Celebration of Canadian Writers in Person 7:00 pm
20th Anniversary Celebration of Canadian Writers in Person @ Sandra Faire and Ivan Fecan Theatre, Accolade East
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Hal Jackman Foundation 20th Anniversary Celebration of Canadian Writers in Person 7PM Doors Open; Sandra Faire and Ivan Fecan Theatre, Accolade East The evening begins at 7:30 pm with a keynote presentation by Dionne Brand,[...]
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Environmental Research Group Introductory Lunch 12:00 pm
Environmental Research Group Introductory Lunch @ Kaneff Tower, 7th Floor Lounge
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
On Thursday, October 24, 2019, the Environmental Research Group of the Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies will hold an introductory lunch meeting in Kaneff Tower, 7th Floor Lounge from 12pm to 1pm. Faculty and graduate[...]
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