War and Peace
WHEN: April 5, 2011
WHERE: Dexter Bar and Cafe - 456 High St, Preston, VIC
FORMAT: 45 minute Q & A, 45 minute lecture
TAGS:
war
violence
peace
torture
refugees

Against the current context of violent conflicts in the world, speakers will ask and address questions about why conflicts turn into wars, how wars play out, and how they can be resolved or avoided. 

 

On wars and ending them

April 5, 2011, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: (Jasmine-Kim Westendorf)

On ‘fragile’ states

April 12, 2011, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: (Dave Walker)

On torture

April 19, 2011, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: (Justin Clemens)

Tales of war and peace

May 3, 2011, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: (panel of refugees from the DR Congo, Afghanistan and E. Timor)

On killing

May 10, 2011, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: (Jeff Sparrow)

On peace / non-violent change

May 17, 2011, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: (Tom Weber)

Film on the War in Afghanistan.

May 25, 2011, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: (---------)
WHERE: Dexter Bar and Cafe