Past Lectures

Past Lecture Series

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Fall 2017

THE STORY BEHIND THE STORY
Presenter: Eliseo Zompanti

For more information, click here: The Story Behind the Story

THE ROCK AND ROLL ERA
Presenter: Dr. Mike Daley

For more information, click here: The Rock and Roll Era

Spring 2017

SHAKESPEARE FOR OUR TIMES
Multiple Presenters

For more information, click here:  Shakespeare for Our Times – Final One-Pager with April 18 – 25 SWITCH

PEOPLE AND PLANET EARTH
Presenter: Dr. Anthony Davis

For more information, click here: people-and-planet-earth-pdf-for-website

Fall 2016

NOTES AND FRAMES: The Neglected Art of Film Music
Presenter: Bob Bryden

For more information, click here: neglected-art-of-film-music-with-bob-bryden

TO KNOW OURSELVES: Great Canadian Art, Colonial Times to Present
Presenter: Dr. Ken Carpenter

For more information, click here: Great Canadian Art Fall 2016

Spring 2016

ONTARIO’S FIRST NATIONS THEN AND NOW
Presenter: Dr. Alison Norman

For more information, click here: Ontario’s First Nations Then and Now

GREAT MINDS AT WORK
Multiple Presenters

For more information, click here: great-minds-at-work

Fall 2015

INFLUENTIAL CANADIANS OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
Presenter: Dr. Daniel Laxer

For more information, click here: Influential Canadians

GREAT WORLD CITIES
Multiple Presenters

For more information, click here: Great World Cities

For additional information from the Great World Cities lectures, click here: Lists from Great World Cities

 Spring 2015

ARCHITECTURAL DIVERSITY OF TORONTO AND MISSISSAUGA
Presenters: Marta O’Brien, Architectural Historian (Toronto)
Matthew Wilkinson, Heritage Mississauga

For more information, click here: Architectural Diversity of Toronto and Mississauga

THE GREAT POPULAR SINGERS
Presenter: Dr. Mike Daley, Musician, Professor, York University

For more information, click here: The Great Popular Singers

Fall 2014

RUSSIA: From Ivan the Terrible to Putin
Presenter: Dr. Helen Hatton, University of Toronto

For more information, click here: Russia – From Ivan the Terrible to Putin

The Universe: Yours to Discover
Presenter: Dr. John Percy, University of Toronto

For more information, click here: The Universe – Yours to Discover

Spring 2014

To See, to Be, to Do: Primary Perspectives of World Religions
Presenter: Brian Carwana, Director of Encounter World Religions

For more information, click here: Primary Perspectives of World Religions

Reflections in the Hall of Mirrors: American Movies and the Politics of Idealism
Presenter: Kevin Courrier, Author and Film Critic

For more information, click here: Reflections in the Hall of Mirrors

Fall 2013

The Rollicking History of the English Language
Presenter: Katherine Barber, Canada’s Word Lady

For more information, click here: The Rollicking History of the English Language

Fire and Ice, Flood and Drought; People and Planet Earth
Presenter: Dr. Anthony Davis, University of Toronto

For more information, click here: People and Planet Earth

 Spring 2013

Spring Speaker Series

(Famous people of Peel, greening of Mississauga, life in politics, financial security, footsteps of the Mississaugas, rise and fall of civilization, creating accessible communities, global economic crisis)
Presenters: Earl Fee, David Culham, Bonnie Crombie, Andrew W. Ellis, Dr. Anthony Davis, Rabia Khader, David Olive

For more information, click here: Spring 2013 Speakers Series

100 Years of Jazz
Presenter: Dr. Michael Daley

For more information, click here: 100 Years of Jazz

For more information
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