JosÚ C. Curto

Department of History

Associate Professor
Resource Centre Coordinator, Harriet Tubman Institute

Office: York Lanes, 315
Phone: 416-736-2100 Ext: 66965
Emailjccurto@yorku.ca

Professional Leadership

President, 2017 – 2018, Lusophone Studies Association. Chair, Organizing Committee, Lusophone Studies Association Conference, June 28-July 2, 2017, Aracaju, Brazil, “The Lusophone World in Motion: Past, Present and Future”.

Community Contributions

“Africa and the World”, The Portuguese & Luso-Brazilian Studies Youth Summer Program, York University, July 11, 2017. Certificate of Appreciation, Angolan Community in Ontario, recognizing the "dedication to educate people about Angolan Culture and History”, Sept. 20, 2014.

Research Interests

Modern Africa, Social and Economic History

Current Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Winter 2018 AP/HIST3785 3.0  Africa and Europe in the Age of Colonialism LECT  
Fall/Winter 2017-2018 AP/HIST4799 6.0  Selected Topics in African History SEMR  

Professional Leadership

President, 2017 – 2018, Lusophone Studies Association. Chair, Organizing Committee, Lusophone Studies Association Conference, June 28-July 2, 2017, Aracaju, Brazil, “The Lusophone World in Motion: Past, Present and Future”.

Community Contributions

“Africa and the World”, The Portuguese & Luso-Brazilian Studies Youth Summer Program, York University, July 11, 2017. Certificate of Appreciation, Angolan Community in Ontario, recognizing the "dedication to educate people about Angolan Culture and History”, Sept. 20, 2014.

Research Interests:

Modern Africa, Social and Economic History


Teaching:

Current Courses

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TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Winter 2018 AP/HIST3785 3.0  Africa and Europe in the Age of Colonialism LECT  
Fall/Winter 2017-2018 AP/HIST4799 6.0  Selected Topics in African History SEMR