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March 2017

Writing in a Time of Ecological Unravelling | A Panel Discussion

March 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
FREE
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Innis College and the Writing and Rhetoric Program invite you to: Writing in a Time of Ecological Unravelling A Panel Discussion March 28, 2017 | 7:00–8:30 pm, reception to follow Innis Town Hall | 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto FREE | Online registration required (see form below) For more information contact alumni.innis@utoronto.ca In his book The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable (2016), novelist Amitav Ghosh examines why literary writers have been slow to respond to the global ecological issues…

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‘Red Africa’ Lecture & Book Launch with Mark Nash

March 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
FREE
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Red Africa A Lecture by Mark Nash Wednesday, March 29 4 - 5:30 pm Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave. Book launch of Red Africa in the Innis Cafe to follow   Presented by the Cinema Studies Institute, the Department of African Studies, the Department of Art, the Department of History, the Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures, Innis College, and the Women & Gender Studies Institute.

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Isaac Julien: Artist Talk

March 31 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
FREE
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Cinema Studies Institute, Women and Gender Institute, & Innis College Present: "Isaac Julien: Artist Talk" Friday, March 31, 2017 4-6 pm Innis Town Hall 2 Sussex Ave. All welcome Known for his poetic and visually arresting moving image works, Issac Julien’s oeuvre queries issues of globalization and mobilities within a geopolitical aesthetic frame. Isaac Julien is a Turner prize nominated artist and filmmaker. Works include: Young Soul Rebels (1991), awarded the Semaine de la Critique Prize at the Cannes Film Festival,…

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April 2017

Screening of ‘The Dirties’ with Director Matt Johnson

April 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
FREE
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The Cinema Studies Students Union, Cinema Studies Institute, and Innis College Present A SCREENING OF THE DIRTIES (2013) WITH DIRECTOR MATT JOHNSON Monday, April 3rd 7:00 pm (Doors open at 6:30 pm) • Discussion and Q&A with Matt Johnson to follow Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto This is a FREE event • Tickets are not required We hope to see you there!   "MOVIE-OBSESSED BEST FRIENDS MATT AND OWEN ARE THE KEY TARGETS FOR A GROUP OF HIGH…

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Filming at the Borders | Screening of ‘Le Havre’

April 6 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
FREE
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The film series "Filming at the Borders" continues for two screenings, at Innis Town Hall April 6th and April 12th, in partnership with the Cinema Studies Institute and Innis College. Screening & Discussion of Le Havre Aki Kaurismäki. Finland/France/Germany, 2011. 93 min. Thursday April 6, 2017 | 7 pm Innis Town Hall | 2 Sussex Ave. This is a FREE event | All are welcome Moderator: Kass Banning (Cinema Studies Institute) Discussants: James Cahill (Cinema Studies Institute & Dept. of French) &…

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Filming at the Border | Screening of ‘Les Messagers’ & ‘Blue Sky From Pain’

April 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
FREE
Filming at the Borders Promotion

The film series "Filming at the Borders" continues for two screenings, at Innis Town Hall April 6th and April 12th, in partnership with the Cinema Studies Institute and Innis College. Screening & Discussion of Les Messagers (The Messengers) (2014) & Blue Sky From Pain (2016) Wednesday, April 12, 2017 • 7 pm Innis Town Hall • 2 Sussex Ave. This is a FREE event • All are welcome Moderator: Kass Banning (Cinema Studies Institute) Discussants: Angelica Fenner (Cinema Studies Institute & Dept. of…

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June 2017

Class of ’67 Reunion

June 2 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Innis Residence Quad, 111 St. George St.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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This Spring Reunion, we are welcoming back the 1967 graduates in honour of the 50th anniversary of this first Innis graduating class. Attend the U of T 50th Anniversary Ceremony at Convocation Hall, then join your fellow Innis classmates for a reunion at the Innis College Residence. Spend the afternoon reconnecting and remINNISing with former classmates and friends! Refreshments will be served. Friday 2 June 2017 1-4:00 pm • 50th Anniversary Ceremony & Reception at Convocation Hall, 31 King's College Circle 4-7:00 pm •…

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The Big Chill: 40 Years of Cinema at Innis

June 3 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Innis College, 2 Sussex Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M5S1J5 Canada
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FREE
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This Spring Reunion, Innis College and the Cinema Studies Institute invites you back to the College to relax with old friends and see how (some) things have changed. Enjoy a family-friendly lunch, tour the new Town Hall, and reconnect! Saturday 3 June 2017 2-5:00 PM Innis College 2 Sussex Ave, Toronto FREE | Online Registration Required Please complete the form below. Alternatively, you can register on the Spring Reunion website (search "Cinema" to locate the event). For more information, please contact the…

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August 2017

Vlad House Reunion

August 27 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Innis College, 2 Sussex Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M5S1J5 Canada
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651 Spadina Avenue, aka “Vladimir House,” was Innis College’s first student residence. Beginning in 1969, it was a home and social hub of Innis student life for over 20 years. Although the building no longer stands, the vibrant Vladite spirit continues! Innis College and the Vlad House Reunion Committee invite you to reconnect with your fellow Vladites in the Innis Green. Sunday 27 August 2017 2-6:00 PM Innis College 2 Sussex Ave, Toronto Lunch and beverages will be served. Musical…

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September 2017

Screening of ‘Indignation’ with James Schamus and Sarah Gadon

September 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
FREE
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Presented by Innis College and the Writing and Rhetoric Program. Thursday, September 7 7 pm (doors open at 6:50 pm) A discussion with filmmaker James Schamus and actor and Innis alumna Sarah Gadon, moderated by acclaimed broadcaster and writer Eleanor Wachtel, to follow Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave Registration is now closed. Contact alumni.innis@utoronto.ca with any inquiries. This event is co-sponsored by Innis College, the Writing & Rhetoric Program, the Department of English, and the Centre for Comparative Literature. 

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