Archive for the ‘Monday Night Seminar’ Category

Monday Night Seminar Showcasing Undergrad ICCIT Student Work LOCATION: McLuhan Centre for Culture & Technology, 39A Queens Park Crescent                       East off 121 St. Joseph St., Toronto, ON M5S 2C3 Monday Night Seminar: Monday, March 27th, 6:00 – 8:00 PM  Description This Monday Night Seminar showcases the work of […]


Monday Night Seminar Poetry: The Still Point of the Turning World LOCATION: McLuhan Centre for Culture & Technology, 39A Queens Park Crescent                       East off 121 St. Joseph St., Toronto, ON M5S 2C3 Monday Night Seminar: Monday, February 13th, 6:00 – 8:00 PM  Description: Join Toronto’s poet laureate Anne Michaels […]


Monday Night Seminar: Creative Data LOCATION: McLuhan Centre for Culture & Technology, 39A Queens Park Crescent                       East off 121 St. Joseph St., Toronto, ON M5S 2C3   View Map Monday Night Seminar, Monday, January 23rd, 6:00 PM A Public Lecture followed by Discussion  With Richard Lachman, Transmedia Zone, Ryerson […]


Monday Night Seminar: Data Ethics LOCATION: McLuhan Centre for Culture & Technology, 39A Queens Park Crescent                       East off 121 St. Joseph St., Toronto, ON M5S 2C3   View Map Monday Night Seminar, Monday, December 14th, 6:00 PM  With Ann Cavoukian, Three-term Privacy Commissioner of Ontario; Executive Director of the […]


2016-17 Theme: The New Shape of Things: Big Data, Big Stories Our theme last year was “City as Classroom” where we sought insight and experience that the city has to offer to inform and stimulate. This year we go beyond the city in exploring the extent to which McLuhan’s adage that “the medium is the […]


The New Shape of Things: Big Data, Big Stories Inaugural Monday Night Seminar, Monday November 7th, 6:00 PM The McLuhan Centre for Culture & Technology, Faculty of Information (iSchool) at the University of Toronto, is pleased to announce a Fall 2016/Winter 2017 rollout of events. Weekly sessions carry on the “Monday Night Seminar” tradition of […]


MONDAY NIGHT SEMINAR “The Burning Would” – Jane Jacobs & Marshall McLuhan at #Jane100 “For a burning would is come to dance inane”(FW 250.16), MONDAY, 9 MAY, 2016, 6:00 – 8:00 PM Jane Jacobs (1916 – 2006) With Paul J. Bedford, Ken Greenberg, Denise Pinto PAUL J. BEDFORD is a member and fellow of the Canadian Institute of Planners, […]


PEOPLE ARE THE TERRITORY – How do we overcome the boundaries? MONDAY, 2 MAY, 2016, 6:00 – 8:00 PM With Shauna Brail, Atom Egoyan, Khalil Z. Shariff SHAUNA BRAIL is an Associate Professor, Teaching Stream, at the University of Toronto Studies Program and a Research Associate in the Innovation Policy Lab at the Munk School […]


BREAKDOWN AS BREAKTHROUGH – Does the Imagination Have Ethics? MONDAY, 25 APRIL, 2016, 6:00 – 8:00 PM With Martin Arnold, Julia Moulden, Diane Blake  MARTIN ARNOLD is a musician based in Toronto. His notated compositions are performed nationally and internationally. Martin is also an active member of Toronto’s improvisation and experimental jazz/roots/rock communities performing on live electronics, banjo, melodica, and guitar. Martin lectures in Cultural Studies […]


HACKING THE CLASSROOM – Who is in Charge? MONDAY, 18 APRIL, 2016, 6:00 – 8:00 PM With Sanaa Ali-Mohammed, Greg Van Alstyne, Alessandro Ruggero SANAA ALI-MOHAMMED is a grassroots innovator and researcher with a passion for community building and devising solutions to social exclusion in various contexts. She was on the 2015 Samara Canada Everyday Political Citizen shortlist for her role in Young, Canadian […]