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Exhibition | If Walls Could Speak: the History of Morrice Hall

15 Feb 2018
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24 Jul 2018

Although most of the Islamic Studies Library's previous exhibits have aimed to showcase the themes, works and wonders contained in the Library, the current exhibit, If Walls Could Speak, explores the history of the physical structure that houses this unique collection: Morrice Hall.

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Exhibition | Dr. Who: Travelling through space and time

1 Mar 2018
to
1 Nov 2018

The science fiction TV series, Doctor Who, has captured the imagination of countless viewers over the past five decades by exploring themes such as time travel, regeneration, telepathy, and extraterrestrial life. 

This exhibit showcases the history of time travel in the arts and sciences from the late nineteenth century until the debut of Doctor Who in the 1960s. 

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Exhibition | Autopsy from Sight to Knowledge/L'autopsie du regard au savoir

10 Apr 2018 17:00
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31 Aug 2018 17:00

The notion of autopsy (from the Ancient Greek autos and opsis: to see for oneself) designates the prime operation in the development of knowledge. Even though the common meaning of autopsy, that of cadaveric examinations, only becomes lexicalized in the 19th century, the word is diversely used in history, religion, medicine and philosophy....

Exhibition | De Musei Fabrica: Cloth and Stitch Inspired by the Maude Abbott Medical Museum

17 May 2018 17:30
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20 Aug 2018 17:00

Artifacts from the Maude Abbott Medical Museum provided inspiration for Text’art, a group of six Montreal fibre artists to create new works of art, on view at the Osler Library of the History of Medicine beginning May 17. Each artist had her own method for selecting a piece from the Museum collection. To enhance the exhibit and illustrate the creations, the artifacts themselves, as well as other material and books from the Museum and the Osler Library, are on display....

Exhibition | In Bloom: Spring and summer at Rare and Special Collections

1 Jun 2018
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10 Sep 2018

In Bloom is a whimsical summer exhibition featuring floral books and artifacts from Rare Books and Special Collections.

A perfect reflection of the bounty outside!

Click here for opening hours.

 

Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

25 Jul 2018 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

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Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

1 Aug 2018 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

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Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

8 Aug 2018 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

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Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

15 Aug 2018 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

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Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

22 Aug 2018 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

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Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

29 Aug 2018 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

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Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

5 Sep 2018 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

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Event | One manuscript may hide another. An episode of Umayyad-Abbasid rivalry.

11 Sep 2018 17:00
19:00

One manuscript may hide another. an episode of Umayyad-Abbasid rivalry is a lecture by Professor François Déroche, Historian of the Quran at Collège de France,Paris.  ...

Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

12 Sep 2018 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

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Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

19 Sep 2018 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

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