Toronto Chapter
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Page updated November 3 - 2017
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Public Lecture Program

Fall 2017


All lectures are open to the public and free of charge

Location: Unless otherwise indicated the location is Carr Hall, 100 St. Joseph Street, on the campus of St. Michael's College at the University of Toronto (first street north of Wellesley; parking lot is opposite Carr Hall; use Museum subway stop). CR on map:



Thursday
September 14

7:15-8:15 p.m.

LOCATION: Carr Hall, Room 405

Andrew Knight-Messenger, Adjunct Professor King's University College

Violence in the Ancient Jewish Novellas: Judith and Aseneth as Models of Response towards Violence

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Thursday
October 19

7:15-8:15 p.m.

LOCATION: Carr Hall, Room 405

Abdullah Farooqui,PhD Candidate University of Toronto.

Who Will Save Us?: The Spread of Muslim Millenerian Identities in the Early Modern Mediterranean

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Thursday
November 16

7:15-8:15 p.m.

LOCATION: Carr Hall, Room 405

Dr. McKenzie Lewis, Adjunct Professor University of Wyoming.

Roman Colonization and the Agricultural Economy: Excavations at the Villa del Vergigno (Montelupo Fiorentino, Tuscany)

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Thursday
January 18

7:15-8:15 p.m.

LOCATION: Carr Hall, Room 405

Elizabeth Moss, University of Toronto.

All That Glitters Is Not Gold: Analyzing the Origins of a Decorated Icon of the Virgin




For more information on CIMS see http://sites.utoronto.ca/cims/  or contact the Toronto chapter president, Alex Gropper