Harney Lecture Series in Ethnicity

Sponsored by the R.F. Harney Program in Ethnic, Immigration and Pluralism Studies and the Munk School of Global Affairs, the Harney Lecture Series brings prominent scholars and practitioners from around the world to enhance the research community at the University of Toronto.

For all events (unless otherwise stated):
Time: 2:00 to 4:00pm
Location: Room 108N, Munk School of Global Affairs (1 Devonshire Place, University of Toronto)
Open to the public, no pre-registration required (Seats are allocated on a first-come first-served basis. Please come early to secure your seat).

Please contact ethnic.studies@utoronto.ca for all questions regarding the lectures.
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2013-2014 Harney Lecture Series

Reitz and Shachar at Harney LectureSeptember 19, 2013:

Jeffrey G Reitz (R.F.Harney Professor in Ethnic, Immigration and Pluralism Studies, Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto)
The Sociology of Multiculturalism: Empirial Data vs Philosophical Debate
Session chair: Ayelet Shachar; Professor of Law and Canada Research Chair in Citizenship and Multiculturalism, University of Toronto

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Leti VolppNovember 1, 2013

Leti Volpp (Professor, School of Law, UC Berkley)
The Indigenous as Alien
NOTE VENUE CHANGE: Room 108N Munk School of Global Affairs (1 Devonshire Place, University of Toronto)
Time: 12:30 – 2:00pm
Note: This event is co-sponsored by the Constitutional Roundtable (University of Toronto, Faculty of Law) and the Canada Research Chair in Citizenship and Multiculturalism.
More information here

 

Patrick Simon
November 7, 2013:

Patrick Simon (Director of Research, National Institute of Demographic Studies, Paris)
Discrimination, Identities and Racial Boundaries in France

Session Chair: Jeffrey G. Reitz, Harney Professor

More information here

Scot Wortley Feature

November 28, 2013:

Scot Wortley (Professor, Centre of Criminology, University of Toronto)
The Usual Suspects: The Causes and Consequences of Racial Profiling in Canada

Session Chair: Jeffrey G. Reitz, Harney Professor
More information here.

 

January 30, 2014:

Barrington WalkerBarrington Walker (Associate Professor, Department of History, Queen’s University)
Colonizing Nation: Historicizing the Canadian Racial State
Location: Upper Library Massey College, 4 Devonshire Place, University of Toronto
Time: 1-3pm
Event posterĀ here.
Note:This event will also serve as our keynote lecture for the 7th Annual Ethnic and Pluralism Studies Graduate Research Conference


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