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winging it

Toronto. This month we meet in person at the PHSC monthly meeting – that’s the good news! However, we are meeting at a NEW VENUE on a NEW DATE and a NEW TIME this month only! We are meeting at … Continue reading

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… and wings on the side …

Toronto. Chicken wings were throwaways until some one in Buffalo began frying them as a side dish. Nearly a century ago, the name ‘wings’ showed up in an award winning war movie.  The 1927/8 silent movie called ‘Wings‘ won the … Continue reading

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new date – new venue for our September meeting

Toronto. The PHSC is pleased to meet in person this month. However; our hall is still not available so we are going to the movies instead. See this poster for details (sorry, this is a jpeg so the links do … Continue reading

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PHSC June 15, 2022 Presentation

Toronto. Hi folks, we have another exciting international talk this month. This time, we will be hosting our speaker  from Florence, Italy. Ms Francesca Strobino will be speaking to us via ZOOM on Wednesday, June 15, 2022. Her topic is … Continue reading

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our May 18 ZOOM presentation

Toronto. Join us this Wednesday at 8:00 pm to hear Rev Max Dionisio. “Rev. Dr. Max Dionisio is the Acting Head of the Royal Ontario Museum’s Library, and Head Librarian of the Bishop White Committee Library of East Asia, as well … Continue reading

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April 29, 2022 ESHPh-PHSC Presentation

Toronto. The PHSC and ESHPh present TECHNOLOGIES, EXPEDITIONS, EMPIRES – Three-Colour Photography around 1900. An International ZOOM Symposium this Friday APRIL 29, 2022 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm (EDT). Hosted by Dr Hanin Hannouch (Vienna) and moderated by Sarah … Continue reading

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a colourful symposium

Toronto. As I mentioned yesterday, our April meeting has been shifted to April 29th. Registration is open now at EventBrite. We have been hard at work on this end and are  collaborating with the ESHPh group and Dr Hanin Hannouch (our … Continue reading

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February 16, 2022 Presentation via ZOOM

Join us at 8pm on the 16th of February via ZOOM to see and hear Dr Slobogin on “Percy Hennell’s Surgical and Nationalist Colour Photography, 1940-1948”. The poster below was designed for our February PHSC News. It states, “Dr Slobogin … Continue reading

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January 19, 2022 Presentation via ZOOM

Join us at 8pm on the 19th of January via ZOOM to see and hear Brandon Leung on “Asian Canadian Activism in the 1970s” The poster below designed for our January PHSC News, or the EventBrite link gives more details. … Continue reading

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Andrew Wright – November PHSC Talk

Toronto. Ottawa-based professor and photographer Andrew Wright in Conversation. An award-winning  professor of Visual Art in the department of Visual Arts at the University of Ottawa, Wright explores the contradictions between photography’s promises and failures, highlighting the role reproductive technology … Continue reading

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