Recent Public Lectures

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Prof. Yossi Katz - May 8th, 2012

פרופסור יוסי כץ, המחלקה לגאוגרפיה, אוניברסיטת בר-אילן יעביר הרצאה ציבורית בנושא: "הקומונות ההוטריות במערב קנדה והתמורות החלות בהם כיום" יו"ר: פרופסור שלמה חסון, החוג לגאוגרפיה, האוניברסיטה העברית בירושלים (8 במאי, 2012)

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Prof. Joseph Facal - April 23rd, 2012

"Multiculturalism and National Identities: A Predictable Failure?" by Prof. Joseph Facal, Bullock Chair, The Halbert Centre for Canadian Studies, Associate Professor, Dept. of Management, HEC Montreal. Chair: Prof. Pierre Anctil. Dept. of History, University of Ottawa, Visiting Professor, The Halbert Centre for Canadian Studies

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Mr. Israel Bar-Kochav - March 14th, 2012

As part of the Irving Layton Bicentennial Celebrations, poet Israel Bar-Kochav will be hosting an evening in honor of Layton, the first recipient of the Canada Council's Governor-General's Award for literature, and Nobel Prize in Literature nominee. The events will include a Public Lecture by Mr. Bar-Kochav: "Recipe for a Long and Happy Life: Reading the Poetry of Irving Layton."

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Professor Meric S. Gertler - December 12th, 3rd Arie Shachar Memorial Lecture,

"Universities and Cities: Local and National Prosperity," Prof. Meric S. Gertler, Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Science, Department of Geography and Planning, University of Toronto, as part of the Institute for Urban and Regional Studies 3rd Annual Arie Shahchar Memorial Lecture, also sponsored by the Halbert Centre for Canadian Studies

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Ambassador Paul Hunt - November 29th, 2011

"A Conversation with Canadian Ambassador Paul Hunt." Chair: Mr. Danny Ben-Natan, President, The Israel Association for Canadian Studies

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Isa Milman - November 15th, 2011

"Jewish Pioneers on the Canadian PrairiesAn Illustrated Talk on the Making of Prairie Kaddish." Isa Milman, M.SC, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Lethbridge, Chair: Prof. Richard Cohen, The Mandel Institute of Jewish Studies, Faculty of Humanities, Hebrew University

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Prof. Seymour Mayne - June 30, 2011

Prof. Seymour Mayne, Department of English, Coordinator, Vered Jewish Canadian Studies Program, University of Ottawa, Dr. Sabine Huynh, Hebrew University, “The Challenges of Translation in Canadian Literary Works.” (June 30, 2011)

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Prof. Goldie Morgentaler - May 22, 2011

Prof. Goldie Morgentaler, Department of English, University of Lethbridge, "The Yiddish-Canadian Writer in the Post-Holocaust World: The Case of Chava Rosenfarb." Chair: Prof. Shuli Barzilai, Department of English (May 22, 2011)

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Prof. Paul Kay - March 23, 2011

Prof. Paul Kay, Environment and Resource Studies, University of Waterloo, "Water in Canada, Water in Israel: Lessons Each Way?" Chair: Prof. Eran Feitelson, department of Geography (March 23, 2011)

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Dr. Lisa Katz - June 17, 2010

The launching of a new book of poems by Irving Layton “Never Far from Tears” Selected Poems, Translated by Maccabit Malkin and Yoav Vardi, Carmel Publishing-Jerusalem. Dr. Lisa Katz, Department of English, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, “In favor of difference: on translating poetry” (June 17th, 2010)

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