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Kathi Wilson

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Kathi Wilson knew geography was the place for her when she took a class in high school. “I was fortunate to have the most amazing geography teacher, Mr. Lino Fuciarelli, who introduced me to a world of people and places,” says the...

Alexandra Gillespie

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A good portion of Alexandra Gillespie’s world is immersed in the past. For the assistant professor of English, whose main focus is early book culture and the literary period between 1300 and 1600, even some of her pastimes originate in an...

Robert Reisz

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A strange thing happened when Professor Robert Reisz attempted to earn a degree in physics in the mid-1960s. “I hated it” Reisz cringes. “In high school physics was really fascinating, but in university it was just awful and dull...

Rebecca Wittmann

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Rebecca Wittmann’s next book just might be about food. After the award-winning author and assistant professor in University of Toronto Mississauga’s Historical Studies Department has studied the Holocaust extensively and tackled such...

Mohan Matthen

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Although University of Toronto philosophy professor Mohan Matthen started out his academic life in the late-1960s earning a bachelor of science in physics, pondering philosophical problems is how he has enjoyed spending his time for the past 35...

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