FASS in Dal News
Painting commemorating migration of Black refugees to Nova Scotia on special loan from Army Museum
After being featured in the Lord Dalhousie Report, Richard Rudnicki's vivid portrait of the arrival of Black refugees to Nova Scotia in 1814 has now been loaned to Dalhousie from the Army Museum and will be on display in the Wallace McCain Learning Commons for all to see.
Humanity in conflict: Omar Khadr & Ishmael Beah share the stage at Dallaire Initiative child soldiers event
Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr spoke publicly on stage for the first time at a discussion event Monday night hosted by the Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative.
How two women pulled off a medieval manuscript heist in post‑war Germany
Two precious manuscripts hidden in a bank vault survived the Allied bombing of Dresden, but one wound up in Soviet hands — until it was smuggled home. As the bombing of Dresden marks its 75th anniversary, Dal Musicologist Jennifer Bain shares this fascinating story.
Social betterment and sentimentality: Fountain School’s "Ephemera" takes to the stage
The cast and directing team of Dalhousie’s third-year production, "Ephemera: A Devised Theatre Creation," take an insightful and unapologetic look into Canada’s contemporary theatre scene.
News from FASS
The Cuban Revolution at 60 conference
Forty internationally renowned Cuba scholars, policy-makers and policy analysts gathered at Dalhousie University in Halifax to take the measure of “The Cuban Revolution at 60.”
FASS women in research featured on Dal YouTube
FASS researchers featured in YouTube videos celebrating Women's History Month
Response to the Scholarly Panel to Examine Lord Dalhousie’s History on Slavery and Race
Dalhousie University’s response to the report of the Scholarly Panel to Examine Lord Dalhousie’s History on Slavery and Race is now available online. You can find it alongside the full report at the Lord Dalhousie Panel’s website: dal.ca/LordDalPanel.
Edward Snowden to discuss global privacy at Dal Alumni Days event ‑ May 30
FASS Dean Frank Harvey to moderate the talk
Stokes Seminar- "Traces of Liturgy: Analyzing a Manuscript Fragment from the Binding of the Riesencodex"
February 28, 2020 3:30 PM
THE 2020 MACKAY HISTORY LECTURE - PICTURING PLACE AND THE WRITING OF HISTORY: THE LENS AND LEGACY OF FREDERICK DALLY
March 5, 2020 7:00 PM
Stokes Seminar - "The Gift of Erasmus"
March 6, 2020 3:30 PM
Public lecture by Spatz Visiting Chair in Jewish Studies: "Mazel tov, now I'm hotter than a Molotov." Reflections on Hip-Hop and Jewish Culture
March 12, 2020 7:00 PM