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Thursday Speaker Series 2008/2009

October 15, 2008
Dr. Sander L. Gilman, Director of the Program in Psychoanalysis and Emory University’s Health Sciences Human Initiative
Public Lecture
Can the Experiences of the Jews Serve as a Template for Today’s Diaspora Muslims?
Internal Lecture
Why Don’t We Trust Our Food? Obesity and Infection Today

November 6, 2008
Dr. Bernard Porter, Professor Emeritus, Newcastle University, UK
“The Battle of Styles”

January 8, 2009
Wesley Ferris, Ph.D. Candidate, McMaster University
“Liberal Unionism and the Unionist Government, 1895-1902”

February 5, 2009
Dr. Bonny Ibhawoh, McMaster University
“Repugnant to Equity and Good Conscience: Imperial Universalism, Customary Law and Privy Council in British Africa”

February 12, 2009
Dr. Matthew Eisler, University of Western Ontario
“Subterranean Frontier: Transnational Hydrocarbon Pipelines and Energy Technopolitics in North America, 1947-1960”

March 12, 2009
Graduate Colloquium
“Thinking Historically About the City: Canadian Perspectives”

March 19, 2009
Dr. Tracy McDonald, McMaster University
“Documentary Film and the Historian”

March 26, 2009
Bradley Coates, Ph.D. Candidate, McMaster University
“To the Border and Beyond: The Bavarian Ostmark, German Border Policy, and The Bavarian Sudetenland, 1918-1945”

May 14, 2009
History of Health and Medicine Symposium