Canada Seminar

2018 Oct 29

Canada Program Seminar

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie Vernon Room (K262)

"Tropes, Treaties and Trials: Indigenous Peoples and Access to Justice in Canada"

Speaker:

L. Jane McMillan, Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, St. Francis Xavier University, Nova Scotia.

Contact:

Helen Clayton
hclayton@wcfia.harvard.edu

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2018 Oct 15

Canada Seminar

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

61 Kirkland Street, Second Floor Conference Room

Please note change of location.

"Everyday Transgressions: Domestic Workers’ Transnational Challenge to International Labor Law"

Speaker:

Adelle Blackett, Professor of Law and Canada Research Chair in Transnational Labour Law and Development, Faculty of Law, McGill University.

Chair:

Ronald Niezen, William Lyon Mackenzie King Visiting Professor of Canadian Studies, Canada Program. Katharine A. Pearson Chair in Civil Society and Public Policy, Faculties of Law and of Arts, McGill University.

Please register for this event here.

Contact:

Helen Clayton
hclayton@wcfia.harvard.edu

2018 Apr 05

Canada Program Seminar

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall, 35 Quincy Street, Basement Seminar Room

"Enslaved Females in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Nova Scotia & Quebec: Examining the Canadian Fugitive Slave Archive"

Speaker:

Charmaine Nelson, William Lyon Mackenzie King Visiting Professor of Canadian Studies, Canada Program. Professor of Art History, Department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University.

Co-sponsored by the Committee on Degrees in Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexulaity, and the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research, Harvard University.

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2018 Mar 30

Canada Program Special Event

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Piper Auditorium, Gund Hall, Graduate School of Design, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

"Centering the Voices of Indigenous Women: Self-Determination and Decolonization through Literature, Scholarship, and Action"

In conversation with Dr. Kim Tallbear, Associate Professor, Faculty of Native Studies, University of Alberta; Erica Violet Lee; and Emily Riddle.

Moderator

Adrienne Keene, Assistant Professor of American Studies and Ethnic Studies, Brown University.

Cosponsored by the Harvard University Native American Program, the Radcliffe...

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2018 Mar 26

Canada Seminar

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Room K354

"A Pivot Toward Justice and Inclusion"

Speaker:

David Shelton, Battalion Chief, City of Montreal Fire Department.

Chair:

Charmaine Nelson, William Lyon Mackenzie King Visiting Professor of Canadian Studies, Canada Program. Professor of Art History, Department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University.

Contact:

Helen Clayton
canada@wcfia.harvard.edu

2018 Apr 04

Canada Seminar

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Room (K262)

"'Everybody Loves Canada' Features and Ambiguities of the Canadian Model of Integration"

Speaker:

Paul May, William Lyon Mackenzie King Postdoctoral Fellow, Canada Program. PhD, Political Science, Écoles des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris.

Contact:

Helen Clayton
hclayton@wcfia.harvard.edu

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2018 Mar 19

Canada Seminar

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Room K354

"Bureaucrats and Immigration Policymaking: The Case of Quebec, Canada"

Speaker:

Mireille Paquet, William Lyon Mackenzie King Postdoctoral Fellow, Canada Program. Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Concordia University.

Contact:

Helen Clayton
hclayton@wcfia.harvard.edu

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2018 Mar 05

Canada Program | Special Event

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Wasserstein Hall, 1585 Massachusetts Avenue, Room Milstein East C (second floor)

Keynote Lunch Address

Speaker:

Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada.

Co-sponsored by the Women's Law Association, Harvard University Law School.

Contact:

Ali Remick
aremick@jd19.law.harvard.edu

2018 Feb 26

Canada Seminar

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Building,1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

"'Everybody Loves Canada': Features and Ambiguities of the Canadian Model of Immigration"

Speaker:

Paul May, William Lyon Mackenzie King Postdoctoral Fellow, Canada Program. PhD, Political Science, Écoles des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris.

Contact:

Helen Clayton
hclayton@wcfia.harvard.edu

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2017 Nov 27

Canada Seminar

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

"'Every. Now. Then: Reframing Nationhood' An Illustrated Lecture"

Speakers:

Anique Jordan, Artist, Writer, Scholar.

Andrew Hunter, Senior Curator, Art Gallery of Guelph.

Contact:

Helen Clayton
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2017 Oct 30

Special Event | Canada Program

4:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Doris and Ted Lee Gathering Room (Room SO30), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street

Film Screening: Colonization Road

In conversation with Ryan McMahon, Anishinaabe comedian, writer, media maker, and community activator.
With Charmaine Nelson, William Lyon Mackenzie King Visiting Professor of Canadian Studies, Canada Program. Professor of Art History, Department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University and Eli Nelson, Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of the History of Science, Harvard University. 

Cosponsored by the...

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2017 Oct 20

Canada Program Conference

9:00am to 6:00pm

Location: 

William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 105

"The Canadian Model of Diversity: Contemporary Challenges and Opportunities"

Canadian society has several aspects that make study of it crucial to understanding global challenges in the twenty-first century. These include migration issues, religious diversity, and the struggle of Aboriginal peoples and minority nations in quest for recognition. The aim of this conference is to analyze the Canadian experience through all its diversity, and to emphasize the decisive contributions of Canadian scholars in these different fields.

Please visit the conference website for additional details including the schedule and full list of speakers.

Conveners:

Paul May, William Lyon Mackenzie King Postdoctoral Fellow, Canada Program. PhD, Political Science, Écoles des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris.

Michèle Lamont, Center Director; Executive Committee; Steering Committee; Faculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Comparative Inequality and Inclusion. Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies; Professor of Sociology and of African and African American Studies, Departments of Sociology and African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Contact:

Helen Clayton
canada@wcfia.harvard.edu

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