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Film Screening: "In Search of Light" 3:00 pm
Film Screening: "In Search of Light" @ 280N York Lanes (Second Floor)
Oct 1 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
York Centre for Asian Research and Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies "In Search of Light": Screening of Bangalee Director Nadim Iqbal’s films Screening of Nadim Iqbal’s Mother Tongue and Bidyabhooban followed by a Q&A with[...]
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FES: Brown Bag Lunches: Youthification: Students, Housing and Urban Change 12:30 pm
FES: Brown Bag Lunches: Youthification: Students, Housing and Urban Change @ Health, Nursing and Environmental Studies Building, Room 140
Oct 2 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Recent research confirms ‘studentification,’ or the concentration of students in particular neighbourhoods, as a unique form of urban change, albeit one that overlaps with other processes such as gentrification and raises practical questions about how[...]
Canadian Writers in Person 2018-19 7:00 pm
Canadian Writers in Person 2018-19 @ 206 Accolade West Building
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Kathleen Winter will read from her novel Lost in September and speak with the audience in the reading series and course Canadian Writers in Person. https://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2018/09/23/canlit-stars-will-give-readings-at-this-years-canadian-writers-in-person-series-2/ http://cltr.huma.laps.yorku.ca/canwrite/
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History of Indigenous Peoples (HIP) Network: “Surviving Residential School” 10:00 am
History of Indigenous Peoples (HIP) Network: “Surviving Residential School” @ 749 Kaneff Tower
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Marion McGregor, Whitefish River First Nation “Surviving Residential School.” Marion McGregor is a respected Elder. She was one of the first women from her community to attend university (she studied Education at Laurentian University) and[...]
McLaughlin Lunch Talks: Collaborative Governance: Path Forward or Pipe Dream? 12:00 pm
McLaughlin Lunch Talks: Collaborative Governance: Path Forward or Pipe Dream? @ 140 McLaughlin College, Senior Common Room
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Claude M. Rocan- Collaborative Governance: Path Forward or Pipe Dream? This presentation will explore what is meant by “collaborative governance,” and discuss the challenges and opportunities it raises. https://mclaughlin.laps.yorku.ca/2018/09/collaborative-governance-path-forward-or-pipe-dream/
Book Launch: Migration Borders Freedom 2:30 pm
Book Launch: Migration Borders Freedom @ Ross Building S822
Oct 3 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
International borders have become deadly barriers of a proportion rivaled only by war or natural disaster. Yet despite the damage created by borders, most people can’t – or don’t want to – imagine a world[...]
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Talking Treaties Spectacle 5:30 pm
Talking Treaties Spectacle @ Historic Fort York (250 Fort York Blvd)
Oct 4 @ 5:30 pm – Oct 7 @ 2:00 pm
A mobile performance artfully sharing local indigenous knowledge and history. Co-written by Victoria Freeman. More info and tickets at http://www.jumbliestheatre.org/jumblies/current-projects/talking-treaties.
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The City Seminar: An interdisciplinary series of presentations and discussions on urban landscapes, past and present 12:30 pm
The City Seminar: An interdisciplinary series of presentations and discussions on urban landscapes, past and present @ 140 H.N.E.S (Health, Nursing & Environmental Studies Building)
Oct 5 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Any Other Way: How Toronto Got Queer Book launch & panel discussion The event will include a panel presentation featuring some of the book’s contributors: Jenn Coffey, Ed Jackson, Kurt Mungal, and Tatum Taylor. Jane[...]
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Inuit Awareness: History and cultural competency 3:00 pm
Inuit Awareness: History and cultural competency @ Room 163 BSB
Oct 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
LaMarsh Centre for Child and Youth Research, Calumet College, and Stong College invite you to attend a workshop by Adam Akpik. Seating is limited; please RSVP your attendance to lamarsh@yorku.ca by Oct 5, 2018. Everyone[...]
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Plutopia: Nuclear Families in Atomic Cities and the Great Society and American Plutonium Disasters 3:00 pm
Plutopia: Nuclear Families in Atomic Cities and the Great Society and American Plutonium Disasters @ Schulich Private Dining Room
Oct 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Reception 3PM Lecture 3:30PM Kate Brown, University of Maryland, Baltimore Country Melville-Nelles-Hoffman Lecture in Environmental History
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