Resignations & Cancellations

Apr 23/21 Resignation as Chair of Asper Centre Kent Roach Law https://drive.google.com/file/d/1AilEUh6e9PuDFqf1a__Gw1cOe9zcLcIU/view

Apr 26/21 Resignation as Northrop Frye Professor (1 year engagement) Denise Ferreira da Silva Centre for Comparative Literature https://twitter.com/hjorthisahjorth/status/1386706986323038209

Apr 26/21 Cancellation of “Seven Bridges (Kant)” film event D.N. Rodowick, Ian Balfour, Rebecca Comay Jackman Humanities Institute https://twitter.com/JHIevents/status/1385584267632197632?s=20

Apr 26/21 Message from OCAD Faculty Association to members to respect academic boycott of UofT, from Min Sook Lee N/A http://ocadfa.ca/cauts-censure-of-uoft/

Apr 27/21 Cancellation of Public Lecture “Finding a voice and a home: selected reflections of a clinician educator with Professor Raed Hawa” Raed Hawa Psychiatry https://twitter.com/Shanfaraa/status/1387114972744978435/photo/1

Apr 27/21 Cancellation of Lecture on Human Rights and Africa as part of Conference “The Ethics of Human Rights: International & Interdisciplinary Perspectives” Ayça Çubukçu Centre for Ethics https://twitter.com/ayca_cu/status/1385465692149977088?s=20

Apr 28/21 Message from HRW Deputy Director of Middle East and North Africa stating that HRW’s academic partnership with UofT law is at risk Michael Page Law https://www.hrw.org/news/2021/04/28/university-torontos-leadership-draws-fire-over-academic-freedom

Apr 28/21 Cancellation of “Black Feminist Sonic World-Making” music event akua naru, Azmera Hammouri-Davis, Enongo Lumumba-Kasongo, members of the global Black womxn-led KEEPERS Munk School, Centre for the Study of the United States, Faculty of Music, UofT Central https://twitter.com/CSUSUofT/status/1387429808246857728?s=20

Apr 28/21 Cancellation of “Hearing Palestine” event Nadi Abusaada Institute of Islamic Studies https://twitter.com/IISUofT/status/1387488366376198145

Apr 29/21 Postponement of “Deparochializing Political Thought” event Melissa Williams Political Science https://twitter.com/TheoryPraxisTO/status/1387783438783156229?s=20

Apr 30/21 Cancellation of Keynote lecture “Can You Be White and Hear This? The Racial Art of Listening in American Moor and Desdemona” Kim F. Hall Centre for Renaissance and Reformation Studies https://twitter.com/UrvashiChakrav/status/1388260601454006276

Apr 30/21 Postponement of “Marxism in South Asia” workshop Priyansh P Centre for South Asian Civilizations https://twitter.com/Privaricate/status/1388238632763461635?s=20

Apr 30/21 Cancellation of two speaking events at UofT by Harsha Walia https://twitter.com/HarshaWalia/status/1388277391257075715

Apr 30/21 Message of solidarity with CAUT censure from The University of Toronto Law Union Law https://twitter.com/UTLawUnion/status/1388183944626114565

Apr 30/21 Cancellation of Munk School event “Seeing China and the Asia-Pacific from India” https://munkschool.utoronto.ca/ai/event/29901/

May 1/21 Cancellation of “BIPOC Solidarities Roundtable” event, Jackman Humanities Institute https://twitter.com/ashleycmorford/status/1388515381476827137?s=20

May 2/21 Cancellation of “Textile in Global Manuscript Cultures” workshop, Arts & Science https://twitter.com/alexgillespie/status/1388977598575874050?s=20

May 3/21 Cancelled: Event with Celina Caesar-Chavannes, author of Can You Hear Me Now?, previously scheduled for May 17th. https://twitter.com/iamcelinacc/status/1389958566447091713

May 5/21 Cancellation of “Settler Histories: Perspectives from Canada” event Sarah Carter, Laura Ishiguro, Daniel Ruck, Cecilia Morgan. Jackman Humanities Institute, OISE
https://twitter.com/JHIevents/status/1389964916627550210

May 6/21 Statement from Michaëlle Jean postponing lecture on systemic racism. https://twitter.com/MichaelleJeanF/status/1390361129315143685

May 7/21 Cancellation of DCI Talk: A Planet of Citizen Laboratories. https://twitter.com/UofTInfoFaculty/status/1390294901322043393

May 7/21 CUPE 3906 stands in solidarity with the CAUT censure https://cupe3906.org/2021/05/06/cupe-3906-supports-caut-censure-against-u-of-t/

May 8/21 Citzenlab will not collaborate with Faculty of Law until censure is lifted. https://twitter.com/RonDeibert/status/1391093762894487553

May 11/21 Statement of solidarity from UK University and College Union https://www.ucu.org.uk/article/11561/Support-for-CAUTs-campaign-to-defend-academic-freedom-at-the-University-of-Toronto

May 14/21. Janani Shanmuganathan declines invitation to serve as co-chair of the University Tribunal. https://twitter.com/_JananiS/status/1393212074436796418?s=20

May 14/21 Proxy Festival at the McLuhan Centre cancelled to honour censure. https://www.mcluhancentre.ca/events

May 17/21 Conference relocated off UofT campus & webspace. “Expanding the penal landscape: The immigration detention phenomena.”

May 18/21 Postponed Asian Institute event, “Envisioning Asian Canadian Futures: Film Studies as Anti-Racist Pedagogy.” https://twitter.com/AI_UofT/status/1390999590422388736

May 18/21 School of Environment issues statement in support of CAUT censure. https://environment.utoronto.ca/school-of-the-environment-supports-caut-censure-of-the-university-of-toronto/

May 19/21 Technoscience Research Unit supports CAUT Censure at the University of Toronto, https://twitter.com/TRU_UofT/status/1398344933552107520

May 20/21 Cancellation of lecture by Professor Brigid Doherty in Germanic Languages and Literatures, “Courbet’s Window Pane or, Walter Benjamin on Painting as an Attempt to Surpass Photography”

May 21/ Cancellation of the event “Sex in the Archives” at the Bonham Centre of Sexual Diversity Studies in support of the censure: https://www.facebook.com/BonhamCentreSDS

May 26/21 Cancellation of CIDE seminar with Professors Abigail Bakan & Yasmeen Abu- Laban, “Knowledge Production and UN World Conferences: Gender, Race, Ethnicity, Indigenous Peoples and Politics”

May 28/21 Professor Ian Mosby ends affiliation with the University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health, https://twitter.com/Ian_Mosby/status/1398326123877052420

June 3/21 Cancellation of ‘CIARS in Conversation’ webinar series https://twitter.com/OISECIARS/status/1400587841374232582

June 4,5/21 Postponement of TEDxUofT Momentum conference: “After educating ourselves on the reasoning behind and the University’s response to the CAUT censuring of the University of Toronto, the TEDxUofT team has made the decision to postpone the 2021 TEDxUofT: Momentum conference, in support of the censure.

June 14/21 Global Urban Network seminar relocated to respect CAUT censure https://twitter.com/UofTCities/status/1397602515982721028

July 22/21 Suspension of Lead-Up Events for the RWL12 Conference https://www.oise.utoronto.ca/rwl12-toronto/

August 10/21 Cancelled keynote lecture by speaker – Hannah McGregor – for Digital Pedagogy Institute Conference. https://twitter.com/hkpmcgregor/status/1400242930216960000