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Video capsule series

Frédéric Charbonneau,

History of the night

For the 2020 edition, the History of the Night lecture series offered in partnership with UQAM’s Research Group on the History of Sociabilities (GRHS) is changing formats. Through videos, four historians will introduce you to hidden facets of the history of the night, taking inspiration from artifacts presented in each world of the exhibition.

The videos are now available in their entirety, watch them now!

2020 Program

  • September 22, 2020: Stars and Disasters with Frédéric Charbonneau, professor of the history of French literature, McGill University
  • October 6, 2020: The Guardians of Sleep with Pascal Bastien, professor of modern history, Université du Québec à Montréal
  • November 10, 2020: My Salts! with Ersy Contogouris, art history professor specializing in the history of gender and queer studies, Université de Montréal
  • December 8, 2020: Going Out to Forget with Magda Fahrni, professor of the history of Quebec, Université du Québec à Montréal


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