Welcome to the Department of Historical Studies


Discover why the disciplines that make up the Department of Historical Studies are crucial for understanding the world in which we live. In our globalized world, critical thinking, reading and writing skills, analysis of texts and events, and understanding of our globe’s diversity and pluralism are crucial for success. We hope you’ll enjoy exploring our website and look forward to having you visit us in Historical Studies!


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27/11/2017 - 12:34

Tea Time: Mapping Informal Networks of Women Living with HIV is a transnational, community-building, cross-media project organized by artist, Jessica Lynn Whitbread that functions as an interpersonal space for women with HIV to network, self-advoc

09/11/2017 - 09:18

Dr. Rebecca Wittmann was recently interviewed by Carla DeMarco, Communications & Grants Manager, Office of the Vice-Principal Research at UTM for the View to the U podcast.

27/10/2017 - 13:17

The Department of Historical Studies at the University of Toronto invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow in Ancient History.

05/10/2017 - 13:38

The purpose of this journal is to aggregate and showcase leading scholarship about women's issues produced by undergraduate students at the University of Toronto. All submissions will be peer-reviewed by University of Toronto professors!

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